Early American and World History for Jr. High
This 1-year study spans the time from 1400's to 1865 is meant to "bridge the gap" from Early American history to the U.S. History through the Civil War study for junior highers. The course includes 91 lessons, with 2-3 to be completed per week.
Study the early American time period in-depth with the Genevieve Foster "World" titles as the foundation for this rich study. Books by other Newbery Award-winning authors are also used, including James Daugherty, Esther Forbes and Jean Lee Latham. This comprehensive study, beginning in the mid 1400s and stretching to the mid 1800s with the Civil War, will be a memorable and insightful experience for you and your students.
This teacher guide, designed for 7-9th grade, includes advanced reading notes, vocabulary lists, comprehension questions, writing assignments, answer key, report topics, and supplemental book and movie recommendations. Simplifies teaching a literature approach to history while giving you the flexibility you want as a homeschooler. Add or subtract as needed and make the study your own.
- This study contains 91 lessons.
- Complete 2-3 lessons per week for a one-year study.
Beautiful Feet curriculum takes a multi-level, living book approach to teaching history, geography and world cultures, using easy to use Guides for the teacher and engaging, well-written literature for the student. The Guides provide book lists, chapter readings, discussion and research questions, background information, website links, answer keys, and more. See our website for lists of literature resources to accompany each guide. Most guides provide content for one year of study, with the exception of Geography through Literature and Western Expansion. The latter two are recommended to be completed together for one year of study. Numbers of lessons vary, and are scheduled 1 to 4 days per week. Recommended Timelines, Maps , or a Composition Book maybe available. See individual courses for more details. Timelines are cardstock and include the figures referenced in the study. Students will need to color, cut and assemble the timeline and figures. History and geography come alive with these well done literature guides. See our website for required books for each guide. Some guides and resources contain Christian content while others do not; contact us for additional information.