Order Books for our Curriculum Here

Order Your BooksAt Train up a Child Publishing, we value books!  In fact, our curriculum was designed to be affordable enough that you have money left over to build a home library over time, filled with living books — books written by authors who are passionate about their subjects.  We’ve made it easy for you to order your books from our Amazon links on our book page links below. And we appreciate you ordering books for our curriculum here!

Editor’s Note: There are affiliate links on this page. If you buy something using one of our affiliate links, we might make a small commission at no extra cost to you. But we are grateful for you supporting us in this way! 

If you have a large family, you’ll find it especially convenient to have books readily available instead of needing to run back and forth to the library. And you’ll avoid all of those overdue library book fees!

Whether you have a large library or not, we provide Amazon links on our website so you may order your books at the same site as your curriculum. We have found to consistently have one of the best selections of new and used books while also offering prompt, reliable service AND free shipping with a qualified $35 order! Additionally, if you have an Amazon Prime Membership, you have free shipping and usually get your books within two days.

This is super helpful if you’re a procrasti-planner!

Note: if you are having difficulty seeing the book links on any of our book pages, try refreshing the page a time or two or viewing the page on a different device.  Amazon hosts the links, and it can be difficult to see them on a phone sometimes!

Click on the titles below to see the books for each curriculum listed. You may order your books for our curriculum from these pages

Order Books for our Daily Lesson Plan Curriculum

First Grade Daily Lesson Plans 

Second Grade Daily Lesson Plans  

Third Grade Daily Lesson Plans 

Fourth Grade Daily Lesson Plans 

Middle School Daily Lesson Plans 

Order Books for our High School Course Curriculum

American History I and II 

World History I

General Literature (especially for 9th graders!)

American Literature: a Study of American Writers 

British Literature: a Study of British Writers

World Literature: a Study of International Writers


Resource Books

Language Arts Resources – We have found these books particularly helpful in teaching language arts.

Recommended High School and Adult Reading

Also, peruse our blog book reviews for other recommended titles. (Search under “books.”)