Humanities Curricula: 2017-2018 
Listed below is the 2107-2018 plan for the Thursday Humanities Program.  For all other classes, click on the "Monday Classes" tab.

  Grades 1-2 Grades 3-4 Grades 5-6 Grades 7-8 (Yr B) Highschool (Yr A)
Bible

Christ in the Old Testament

(Memory Work and Discussion)

 

 

Christ in the Old Testament

(Memory Work and Discussion)

 

Bible is integrated with History, using Mystery of History Volume II: The Middle Ages.

Old Testament Survey 

Theology focusing on the Church and end times.

Text: Pilgrim Theology, Michael Horton

Additional readings:Luke, Pastoral Epistles, Revelation, The Screwtape Letters, Christian's Pocket Guide to Jesus

History The Story of the World: Volume I, The Ancient World

Story of the World, Vol 1, The Ancient World

Mystery of History, Vol. 2

American History I: 1600 - Civil War

Modern World History

Text: Western Civilization, Spielvogel

Great Books:  
The Prince, Machiavelli  (summer reading)
The Heidelberg Catechism
Leviathan,
Hobbs
The Social Contract, Rousseau
Christianity and Liberalism, Machen
Pilgrim’s Regress, Lewis
Postmodern Times, G. E. Veith

Literature

 Baby Island

D'Aulaires' Greek Myths
Dangerous Journey
Blue Fairy Book
Little House on the Prairie
Homer Price

Poetry: Langston Hughes

Augustine: Farmer's Boy of Tagaste
Beowulf: A New Telling
King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table
The Horse and His Boy
The Hobbit

 

The Witch of Blackberry Pond
Carry On, Mr. Bowditch
Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Little Men

6-7 of:

The Pilgrim's Progress
Hamlet
Gulliver's Travels

Frankenstein 
Picture of Dorian Gray

Pride and Prejudice
A Tale of Two Cities
Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde

Language Arts

Writing With Ease, S. W. Bauer

Phonics Pathways
Ordinary Parent's Guide to Teaching Reading

Zaner-Bloser Handwriting

Phonetic Zoo (Spelling)
Zaner-Bloser Handwriting 
Grammar Recitation I
Writing with Ease

Classical Writing: Homer 

Grammar Recitation, Book 2

Grammar Review

See Classical Languages - Latin is used for teaching grammar.

Geography

Mapwork from SOTW
World Geography: Continents, Oceans
Map Skills for Today

Map Skills for Today: Grade 3 & 4 Map Studies: Ancient Civilizations, Europe Integrated with History Curriculum  
Fine Arts

Artists: Vermeer & Cassatt

Composers: Bach & Handel

Nature Journalling

Artists: Rembrandt and Joseph William Turner

Composers: Vivaldi & Mozart

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Logic/Rhetoric N/A

N/A

Mind Benders
Analogies

The Fallacy Detective

Classical Rhetoric with Aristotle, Martin Cothran

Languages N/A

Grade 3: Prima Latina

Grade 4: Latina Christiana I

First Form or Second Form Latin

Memoria Press Latin series:

First Form Latin
Second Form Latin
Third Form Latin

Greek I (Basics of Biblical Greek)

French II: (BJU Press Text)