Discovering a great historical past curriculum for highschool was one of many biggest challenges I confronted after I was being homeschooled. It appeared like a lot of the good historical past books cease on the Civil Conflict or World Conflict II. What about fashionable historical past? It is arduous to discover a historical past e-book from a Christian perspective about fashionable historical past. Have you ever run into this drawback, too? This problem has been overcome with a highschool historical past curriculum from Notgrass Firm. Exploring America by Ray Notgrass is an incredible curriculum that’s thrilling in addition to instructional. It begins with Christopher Columbus and ends at the moment. Every day is damaged up into brief concise classes.
Generally historical past books appear to make the thrilling occasions sound like nothing greater than boring info, Mr. Notgrass has an enticing writing model that makes the occasions come to life. There are additionally day by day assignments that encourage the scholars to dig deeper. Generally they’ll learn a doc, speech, or hymn from American Voices, which is a 400+ web page companion e-book that comes with the curriculum. Different occasions they’ll search for related Bible verses and likewise memorize verses. Writing assignments (together with writing a analysis paper) are additionally a part of the assignments. College students who end the course can have three credit, one in historical past, one in English, and one in Bible. How’s that for hitting three birds with one stone?
This e-book is important for each highschool scholar and can give them the instruments to take an in-depth have a look at American historical past from a Biblical perspective. If you’re on the lookout for a extremely good American historical past highschool curriculum look no additional. Exploring America has stuffed an enormous hole within the historical past curriculum for homeschoolers. Exploring America is the very best highschool curriculum for American historical past I’ve ever seen! I want it had been round after I was in highschool.
Exploring America by Ray Notgrass
Reviewed by Amy Puetz