Freedom Church: Middle School US History
Grades: 5th – 8th
Material Fee: $20
Required text: From Adam to Us, Part 1: From Creation to Cathedrals from Notgrass and
From Adam to Us Map Book (consumable)
Required material: Binder with notebook paper, set of colored pencils
Course Description: This course will cover the first half of world history from a Christian perspective in a way that will get students excited to learn more about history. We will focus on the history component to this course and will include world and biblical history, Bible study, and geography. Students will be required to read assigned lessons and be prepared to discuss them. Weekly classes will consist of exploring new topics, map studies, and hands-on projects and interactives that will bring history to life. Both individual and group work will be utilized. Parents can choose to utilize the optional student workbook and lesson reviews (quizzes) based on your family’s needs.
Note: For those wishing to add the literature component to this course, Notgrass offers a complete list of books as well as a reading schedule. If your student is also enrolled in the Freedom Church: Middle School English class, it will include 2 of the suggested literature books from this course – The Bronze Bow and The Golden Goblet.