Ambleside Online Australian

* Much thanks to Jeanne from A Peaceful Day for sharing her family’s plans of how they Australianised Ambleside Online. 

See A Peaceful Day for reviews on the books Jeanne suggests for adding an Australian flavour to AO and her other Australian Book Reviews. 

* Much thanks to Carol from Journey and Destination for sharing how her family adapted Ambleside Online for Australia.

Scroll Journey and Destination labels such as: Towards an Australian CM Education, Ambleside Online for each year, Australian Books and Australian Curriculum and Substituting books for AO for all of Carol’s adaptions for AO.

Legend: AO Aust PD = A Peaceful Day recommendations

               AO Aust JD = Journey & Destination recommendations

WishlistImageNameWritersIllustratorsSeriesTagsCurriculumsTarget AgePrint Statushf:tax:writerhf:tax:illustratorhf:tax:serieshf:tagshf:tax:curriculumhf:tax:target_agehf:tax:print_status
Add to Wishlist
60 Classic Australian Poems for Childrencheng-christopherrogers-gregoryao3-aust-pd6-14-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
A Book for Kids, , dennis-c-jdennis-c-jao1-aust-pd ma1b-aust5-12-yearsebook in-print
Add to Wishlist
A Bush Calendar, mack-amybushao7-aust-jd ao7-aust-pd13-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
A Fortunate Life, , , facey-a-bbush-life gallipoli western-australia world-war-oneao7-aust-jdyoung-adultin-print
Add to Wishlist
A Little Black Princess, gunn-jeannienorthern-territoryao4-aust-jd ma22-aust10-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
A Little Bush Maid, , , , bruce-mary-grantbillabongstation-life victoriaao3-aust-pd ao5-aust-jd ao6-aust-jd ma22-aust10-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
A Short History of Australia, , , scott-ernestao10-aust-jd ao9-aust-jd ma5-aust15-18-yearsebook in-print
Add to Wishlist
A Short History of Nearly Everything, bryson-billao10-aust-jd ao9-aust-jd13-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
All the Green Yearcharlwood-doncoming-of-ageao10-aust-jd13-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Animals of Australia in Colourstevens-lylaao3-aust-pd6-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Aroora the Red Kangaroo, rees-lesliesingleton-johnkangaroos red-kangaroosao2-aust-jd5-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Around the Boree Logobrien-johnao5-aust-pd8-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Ash Roadsouthall-ivanbushfireao7-aust-pd11-15-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Australian Backyard Astronomybhathal-ragbirao6-aust-pd10-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Australian Backyard Explorermacinnis-peterao6-aust-pd10-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Australian Backyard Naturalistmacinnis-peterao6-aust-pd10-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Australian Legendary Tales, , parker-k-langlohnoongahburrah-peoples traditional-storyao2-aust-pd ma22-aust8-14-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Australian Nature Studiesleach-j-aao7-aust-pd13-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Back to Billabong, , bruce-mary-grantbillabongstation-life victoriaao9-aust-pd ma22-aust10-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Bennelong, phipson-joanstackpool-walteraustralians-in-history-seriesbennelongao4-aust-pd ma22-aust7-13-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Billabong’s Daughter, , bruce-mary-grantbillabongstation-life victoriaao9-aust-pd ma22-aust10-18-yearsebook
Add to Wishlist
Bligh: Master Marinermundle-robwilliam-blighao9-aust-jd15-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Bush Charmschandler-l-gnatural-historyao8-aust-pd13-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Bush Daysmack-amyao7-aust-pd13-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Bushland and Seashore, hill-robinhill-robinbush seashoreao5-aust-pd8-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Bushland Stories, mack-amyparablesao2-aust-pd ao3-aust-jd6-12-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Captain Cookmaclean-alistaircaptain-james-cookao9-aust-jdyoung-adultin-print
Add to Wishlist
Captain Cook Explores the South Seas, sperry-armstronglandmark1760-1770 captain-james-cookao4-aust-jd8-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Captain Jimbruce-mary-grantbillabongwar-effort-englandao8-aust-pd10-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Children of the Dark Peopledavison-frank-dalbypre-1788ao4-aust-pd11-15-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Complete Adventures of Blinky Bill, wall-dorothykoalasao1-aust-pd ao2-aust-jd8-12-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Currency Lassreeson-margaretao9-aust-jd15-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Devil’s Hillchauncy-nantasmaniaao3-aust-jd11-15-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Doctor Hunger & Captain Thirsthooper-meredithao5-aust-jd10-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Emusaxby-clairebyrne-grahamnature-storybooksemuao1-aust-jd4-12-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Famous Australian Birdskaplan-giselaao2-aust-pd6-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
February Dragon, thiele-colinbushfireao5-aust-pd ma22-aust10-14-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
First Studies in Plant Lifegillies-williamplantsao7-aust-jd12-17-yearsebook
Add to Wishlist
Flinders: The Man Who Mapped Australiamundle-robmatthew-flindersao9-aust-jd15-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Flynn of the Inland, , idriess-ionjohn-flynn royal-flying-doctorsao10-aust-jd ma5-austyoung-adultin-print
Add to Wishlist
From Billabong to London, , bruce-mary-grantbillabongstation-life victoriaao6-aust-pd ma22-aust10-18-yearsebook
Add to Wishlist
Goldseekers, knudsen-gretasandor-evabathurst new-south-walesao5-aust-pd6-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Gully of Gold, clark-mavis-thorpe1850-1860 victoriaao5-aust-pd10-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Henry Lawson Stories and Poemslawson-henryhuxley-deeao6-aust-pd10-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
History of Australia, , , , , , clark-manning ferrier-susanne hooper-meredithao4-aust-jd ao4-aust-pd ao5-aust-jd ao5-aust-pd ao6-aust-jd10-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
I Can Jump Puddles, , marshall-alanbush-life victoriaao9-aust-jd ma5-austyoung-adultin-print
Add to Wishlist
I Find Australiahatfield-williamgeographyao11-aust-jd15-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
James Cook, Royal Navy, finkel-georgecaptain-james-cookao4-aust-jd ao4-aust-pd8-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
James Ruse: Pioneer Wheat Farmerchapman-jeanwheat-farmerao4-aust-jd8-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Jim and Wallybruce-mary-grantbillabongworld-war-oneao7-aust-pd10-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
John of Sydney Cove, , chadwick-doris1780-1790ao4-aust-jd ao5-aust-pd ma1b-aust5-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
John of the Sirius, , , chadwick-doris1780-1790 first-fleetao4-aust-jd ao4-aust-pd ma1b-aust5-14-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Karaltabruce-mary-grantao6-aust-pd12-17-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Kookanoo and Kangaroodurack-marydurack-elizabethao4-aust-pd5-10-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Little Dragons of The Never Never, mcfadyen-ellathorny-devil thorny-dragonao3-aust-pd6-10-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Longtime Passing, brinsmead-hesbadepression swagmanao7-aust-pd10-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Maggie the Magnificentthompson-c-kc-k-thompson-collectionmagpiesao1-aust-pd8-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Magic Australiamass-nurigeographyao2-aust-pd6-14-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Magpie Island, , thiele-colinhaldane-rogermagpies south-australiaao1-aust-jd ao2-aust-jd6-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Margaret Catchpole, donkin-nancebell-edwinaaustralians-in-history-seriesmargaret-catchpoleao5-aust-jd ma22-aust7-13-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Mates at Billabong, , , bruce-mary-grantbillabongstation-life victoriaao4-aust-jd ao4-aust-pd ma22-aust10-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Matthew Flinders, , finkel-georgehatcher-victoraustralians-in-history-seriesmatthew-flindersao4-aust-jd ao4-aust-pd ma22-aust7-13-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Monarch of the Western Skies, thompson-c-kc-k-thompson-collectioneagles wedge-tailed-eagleao4-aust-jd8-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
My Brilliant Career, franklin-milesao12-aust-jd ao9-aust-pdyoung-adultin-print
Add to Wishlist
My Love Must Waithill-ernestinematthew-flindersao9-aust-jdyoung-adultebook
Add to Wishlist
Nature Studies in Australia, , gillies-williamao10-aust-jd ao8-aust-jd12-17-yearsebook out-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Ned Kelly, clune-frankstackpool-walteryoung-australia-series1870-1880 ned-kellyao5-aust-pd7-13-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
News from Nature: A Selection of Seasonal Gossipchisholm-alec-hnatural-historyao8-aust-pd13-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Norah at Billabong, , bruce-mary-grantbillabongstation-life victoriaao5-aust-pd ma22-aust10-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Nowhere to Hide, clark-mavis-thorpewar-homefront world-war-twoao6-aust-pd11-15-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Old Bob’s Birdsthompson-c-kao1-aust-pd5-12-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Open Air Studies in Australiachapman-fredrickgeologyao8-aust-pd13-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Our Australasian Story, marshall-h-eao3-aust-pd ma22-aust8-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Our Australian Girl: Meet Poppy, , , wang-gabrielleour-australian-girl1860-1870 aboriginal-mission chinese-aboriginal stolen-generationao4-aust-pd8-12-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Our Sunburnt Country, , , baillie-arthurao4-aust-jd ao4-aust-pd ao5-aust-pd ma22-aust6-12-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Pastures of the Blue Crane, , brinsmead-hesbafamily grandfathers grandparentsao9-aust-pdyoung-adultin-print
Add to Wishlist
Radio Rescue!, , jolly-janeingpen-robertpedal-radio royal-flying-doctors school-of-the-airao1-aust-jd5-10-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
River Murray Mary, , , thiele-colin1920-1930 murray-riverao1-aust-pd ao4-aust-pd ma1b-aust6-12-yearsebook
Add to Wishlist
River Rivals, , , mudie-iancunningham-walteraustralians-in-history-seriesfrancis-cadell murray-river william-randellao5-aust-jd ma22-aust7-13-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Sarli the Barrier Reef Turtlerees-lesliecunningham-walterturtlesao2-aust-jd5-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Scotty in Gumnut Landgibbs-maygibbs-mayao2-aust-pd6-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Seven Little Australians, , turner-ethelwoolcott-familyfamilyao3-aust-jd ao3-aust-pd ma22-aust12-17-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Shy the Platypusrees-lesliecunningham-walterplatypusao2-aust-jd5-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Silvertail The Story of a Lyrebirdwatson-inacunningham-walterlyrebirdao1-aust-jd5-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Storm Boy, , thiele-colincoorong pelicans south-australiaao3-aust-pd8-14-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Stowaway, hesse-karen1760-1770 captain-james-cookao4-aust-jd10-14-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Stradbroke Dreamtime, nunukul-oodgeroobancroft-bronwynshort-story traditional-storyao5-aust-pd5-14-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Sun on the Stubble, thiele-colinsouth-australiaao6-aust-jd ao6-aust-pd10-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Switherby Pilgrimsspence-eleanor1820-1830ao5-aust-jd8-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Tangarachauncy-nanao7-aust-jd11-15-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The 10 Bushcraft Booksgraves-richardbushcraftao8-aust-jd10-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Adventures of Burke and Willsclune-frankburke-willsao5-aust-pd8-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Animals Noah Forgotpaterson-a-bao2-aust-pd4-12-yearsebook
Add to Wishlist
The Aussie Crusaders, bowes-josephwar-middle-east world-war-oneao5-aust-pd12-17-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Australian Twinsrooke-daphnebirotwinsao3-aust-jd6-10-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Bight, , thiele-colinmckelveygreat-australian-bight south-australia western-australiaao8-aust-jd12-17-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Buccaneer Explorer, dampier-william norris-geraldwilliam-dampierao9-aust-jd13-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Bush Boystierney-jamesthomson-mary-katebush-boyscampingao3-aust-jd9-15-yearsebook
Add to Wishlist
The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepiegibbs-maygibbs-mayao1-aust-pd5-12-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Courteous Savage: Yagan of Swan River, , , , durack-marydurack-elizabethindigenous-warriors noongar-nation swan-river western-australia yaganao5-aust-pd8-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Drover’s Wifelawson-henryshort-storyao4-aust-pd13-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Dutchman Bold: Abel Tasman, finkel-george1640-1650 abel-tasmanao4-aust-jd10-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Endeavour Journal of Joseph Banks, banks-joseph brunton-pauljoseph-banksao9-aust-jd15-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Family at Misruleturner-ethelwoolcott-familyfamilyao4-aust-pd12-17-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Flyaway Highwaylindsay-normanao3-aust-pd8-12-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Flying Doctor, brown-barryjohn-flynn royal-flying-doctorsao6-aust-pd10-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Fortunes of Richard Mahony, richardson-henry-handelao11-aust-jd ao12-aust-jdyoung-adultin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Life of Captain James Cookbeaglehole-j-ccaptain-james-cookao9-aust-jd15-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Life of Captain Matthew Flindersscott-ernestmatthew-flindersao9-aust-jdin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Life Of Laperouse, scott-ernestlaperouseao9-aust-jd13-18-yearsebook out-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Life of Matthew Flindersestensen-miriammatthew-flindersao9-aust-jd15-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Lighthorsemen, , mitchell-elyneaustralian-light-horse-brigade battle-of-beersheba war-middle-eastao5-aust-pd13-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Little Grammar Peoplemass-nurigrammarao4-aust-pd8-12-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Little Wooden Horse, wilson-markwilson-markchild-convict orphansao4-aust-pd5-12-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Magic Pudding, lindsay-normanlindsay-normanao2-aust-pd6-14-yearsebook in-print
Add to Wishlist
The March of Mother Duckthiele-colinmilton-maryducksao1-aust-jd5-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Muddle-headed Wombatpark-ruthyoung-noelaao2-aust-pd6-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Nargun and the Starswrightson-patriciaaboriginal-mythologyao8-aust-pd13-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Old Man River Of Australia, , pirani-leilacunningham-waltergeography murray-riverao4-aust-jd ao4-aust-pd8-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Randy, , sanders-dorothy1940-1950 ship-voyage western-australiaao6-aust-pd9-15-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Return of the Word Spydubosarsky-ursulariddle-tohbyword-spygrammarao7-aust-pd12-17-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Silver Brumby, , mitchell-elynebrumbies horses snowy-mountainsao4-aust-jd10-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Singing Wire, , , pownall-evestackpool-walteraustralians-in-history-series1870-1880 charles-todd overland-telegraphao5-aust-jd ma22-aust7-13-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Story of Australia, , childcraftao1-aust-jd ao2-aust-jd ao3-aust-jdout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Story of Australia for Boys and Girlsbryant-josephao5-aust-pd10-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Story of Karrawingi the Emu, rees-lesliecunningham-walteremuao2-aust-jd ao4-aust-jd5-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Way of the Whirlwind, durack-marydurack-elizabethkimberley traditional-storyao1-aust-pd5-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Wildernessmack-amyao10-aust-jd13-18-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
The Wonderland of Nature, mass-nurinature-studyao1-aust-pd ao3-aust-jd6-14-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
The Word Spydubosarsky-ursulariddle-tohbyword-spygrammarao7-aust-pd12-17-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
They Live in Australiapownall-evecunningham-walterao4-aust-pd6-12-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Thiele Tales: Three Long Stories for Children, , thiele-colinbunyip flash-flood tiger-snakeao2-aust-pd6-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Tiger Cat, , , thompson-c-kc-k-thompson-collectionmammal marsupial-mammals quoll tiger-catao5-aust-jd8-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Tiger in the Bush, chauncy-nantasmania tasmanian-tigerao7-aust-jd11-15-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Trim: the Story of A Brave Seafaring Cat, , flinders-matthewmatthew-flindersao2-aust-pd ao4-aust-jd ma1b-aust11-15-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Two-Thumbs the Koalarees-lesliesenior-margaretkoalasao2-aust-jdout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Verity of Sydney Town, , williams-ruth1810-1820 parramattaao5-aust-jd ma1b-aust5-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Victorian Readers: Set 8 Books, education-department-victoriareadersao1-aust-pd ao2-aust-pd5-14-yearsout-of-print
Add to Wishlist
Warrigal the Warrior, , , thompson-c-kc-k-thompson-collectiondingo mammals placental-mammalsao3-aust-jd ao4-aust-jd8-18-yearsin-print
Add to Wishlist
Wilderness Orphancottrell-dorothykangaroosao3-aust-pd6-12-yearsout-of-print

Print Friendly, PDF & Email