Fight for Freedom
Introduce children to the great leaders who fought for the freedoms that all Americans enjoy today. Through this year long study, children will meet 18 heroes of the American Revolution and learn about the causes they fought for and the challenges they faced in their fight for freedom from Tyranny. Included are George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Dr. Benjamin Rush, Daniel Morgan, Daniel Boone, John Hancock, Lydia Darragh, Nathan Hale, Patrick Henry, Sam Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and many others. Through their stories children will experience the Scriptural principles and Godly character traits that compelled these heroes to make a difference.
The Student Book is well illustrated with photographs, vibrant graphics, detailed maps and "Uncle Rick" story boxes. It also includes a "How to Use" introduction that lays out a 5 or 4-Day lesson guide. While there are no activities included Charlotte Mason or Unit Study families may find this a valuable resource to incorporate into their daily studies. Also includes a link and password for the included audio selections.
Also available is the Teacher Guide which provides detailed lesson plans for 36 weeks, reproducible, removable, student worksheets and projects, answer keys and quarterly quizzes. Recommended resources and bibliography conclude the practical helps in this book. Lessons are intended to be 30-45 minutes in length (5 day/week schedule). Provides an excellent one-year, in-depth study of the great men and women who propelled America to independence and freedom. Charlotte Mason/Living book homeschoolers will find this an excellent read-aloud to bring history alive for children of all ages. KJV Bible Scripture references. SC Student Book has 296 pgs and SC Teacher Guide is 3-hole punched and has 114 pgs. Available individually or as a set. ~ Deanne