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Grade 3
Bible
Living for God, The Life of Jesus Christ, Oh Joseph! What Was God's Plan for You, You Can Use the Bible, God Takes Care of His People, How Do I Know the Bible is the Word of God, Archaeology and the Bible, God Gave Us the Need for Friends, God Wants Man to Help Man, and God's Word, Jesus, and You.
Language Arts
Old and New Skills, Building Words and Sentences, Words: Getting to the Roots, Words: How to Use Them, Sentences: Start to Finish, All About Books, Reading and Writing, Reading Skills, More Reading and Writing, and Looking Back.
Mathematics

Word Numbers, Addition Problems, Subtraction Problems, Number Order, Carrying Numbers, Borrowing Numbers, Symbols and Counting by Multiples, Addition and Subtraction Problems, and Fractions.
Science
You Grow and Change, Plants, Animal Growth and Change, You Are What You Eat, Properties of Matter, Sounds and You, Times and Seasons, Rocks and the Changes, Heat Energy, and Physical Changes.
Social Studies
Fishing in Maine, Farming in Kansas, Fruit Growing in Washington, Forests in Oregon, California: A Golden Land, Cattle in Texas, Coal Mining in Pennsylvania, Manufacturing in Michigan, Space Travel in Florida, Review of Nine States.

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Grade 4
Bible
How can I live for God?, God's Knowledge, Saul Begins to Live for God, The Bible and Me, God Cares for Us, How can I know God Exists?, Geography of the Old Testament, God-Given Worth, Witnessing for Jesus, and God's Way is Perfect.
Language Arts
Reading and Writing.
Mathematics
Reading, Writing, and Expanding Numbers, Place Value, Number Order, Rounding, and Estimating, Multiplication Facts and Problems, Doing and Undoing Families of Facts, Multiplying and Dividing, Problem Solving, and Fractions.
Science
Plants, Animals, Man and His Environment, Machines, Electricity and Magnetism, Changes in Water, Weather, Our Solar System and the Universe, The Planet Earth, and Understanding God's Wonderful Creation.
Social Studies
This Planet Earth Living in Island Countries, Living in Mountain Countries, The Polar Regions, Tropical Jungles, Grassland Regions, Desert Lands, Seaport Cities, The United States: Your State, and Our World in Review.

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Grade 5
Bible

How Others Lived for God, Angels, The Presence of God, Bible Methods and Structure, The Christian in the World, Providing what we believe, Missionary Journeys of Paul, God Created Man for Eternity, Authority and Law, and God's Angels, God's Word, Living for God.
Language Arts
Story Messages, Main Ideas, Words and Stories, Reading and Writing, Reading and Writing, Poetry, and Reading and Grammar.
Mathematics
Number, Order, Expanding, Rounding, and Estimating, Basic Number Facts, Addition and Subtraction Problems, Multiplication and Division Problems, Decimals, Fractions, Addition, Subtraction, and Verbal Problems, Multiplication, Division, and Verbal Problems, and Problem Solving.
Science
Cells, Plants: Life Cycles, The Web of Life, Transformation of Energy, Records in Rock: The Flood, Records in Rocks: Fossils, Records in Rock: Geology, Cycles in Nature, Look Ahead.
Social Studies
Exploring the New World, Colonial American Life, Thirteen Colonies Become an New Nation, New Lands and Troubled Times, The United States Becomes and World Leader, A Great Nation United by Transportation and Communication, The United States--One Nation with Many Regions, Our Southern Neighbors, Canada: Our Northern Neighbor, and The United States and Her Neighbors.

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Grade 6
Bible
From Creation to Moses, From Joshua to Samuel, The Kingdom of Israel, The Divided Kingdom, The Captivity and Restoration, The Life of Jesus, The Followers of Jesus, The apostle Paul, Hebrews and General Epistles, and Revelation and Review.
Language Arts
Reading for A Purpose, Making New Words, Better Reading, Reading for a Purpose, Poetry, Stories for Fun, Newspapers, Reading your Bible, and Communication, Literature and Language.
Mathematics
Place Value, Expanding Numbers and Estimation Answers, Basic Operations, Adding and Subtracting: Symbols, Multiplication Operations, Division Operations, Factors and Multiples, Fractions and Mixed Numbers, Multiplying and Dividing Fractions and Mixed Numbers, Decimals, and Mathematical Operations.
Science
Plant Systems, Animal Systems, Plant and Animal Behavior, Molecular Genetics, Chemical Structure and Change, Light and Sound, Motion and its Measurement, Spaceship Earth, The Sun and Other Stars, and Earth Systems and the Universe.
Social Studies
World Geography, The Cradle of Civilization, The Civilizations of Greece and Rome, Life in the Middle Ages, Six South American Countries, Seven South American Countries, Africa, Modern Nations I: Western Europe, Modern Nations II: Eastern Europe, and Development of our World.

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Grade 7
Bible
Worship, Mankind, The Attributes of God, Christian Evidences (Fulfilled Prophecies About Christ), Living the Balanced Life, The Psalms, The Life of Christ: Part One, The Life of Christ: Part Two, The Life of Christ: Part Three, and In Summary.
Language Arts
Nouns, Pronouns, and Word Usage, Language Usage, Biographies, Structure of Language, Nature Structure, and Usage of English, Mechanics and Structure of English, The Hiding Place: A Study Guide, Literature, Listening, and Speaking, Sentences, Paragraphs, and Words, and Structure, Mechanics, and Communication.
Mathematics
Whole Numbers, Whole Numbers: Multiplication and Division, Geometry, Rational Numbers, Sets and Numbers, Reactions: Addition and Subtraction, Fractions: Multiplication and Division, Formulas and Ratios, Data, Statistics, and Graphs, and Mathematics in Sports.
Science
What is Science?, Perceiving Things, Earth in Space I, Earth in Space II, The Atmosphere, Weather, Climate, Human Anatomy I, Human Anatomy II, and Careers in Science
Social Studies
What is History?, What is Geography?, Anthropology, Sociology--Man in Groups, Economics--Resources and Needs, Political Science, History and Geography of our States, Anthropology and Sociology of the United States, The Economics and Politics of Our State, and Your State in Review.

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Grade 8
Bible
Prayer, Sin and Salvation, Attributes of God, Early Church Leaders, Early Church History, The Early Churches, The Book of Proverbs, Understanding Today's Problems, Understanding Parents, and Walking with God: Past and Present.
Language Arts
Communication, Language History, Classification, and Use, Punctuation and Literature, Words and How to Use Them, Correct Language Usage. Language and Literature, Critical Reading and Paragraph Skills, Speaking and Writing Our Language, and Language, Communication and Reading.
Mathematics
Whole Numbers, Numbers and Factors, Rational Numbers, Fractions and Rounding, Fractions and Percent, Statistics, Graphs, and Probability, Integers, Formulas and Geometry, Algebraic Equations, and Numbers, Fractions, and Algebra.
Science
Science and Society, Structure of Matter I, Structure of Matter II, Health and Nutrition, Energy I, Energy II, Machines I, Machines II, Balance in Nature, and Science and Technology.
Social Studies
European Backgrounds, The Colonization of America, War for Independence, Thirteen Colonies Become the United States of America, The Westward Movement, The Civil War, The Industrial Nation, A World Power in the Twentieth Century, The United States in a Changing World, and United States History.

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Grade 9
Bible 1
Introduction to the New Testament, The Gospels, The Acts of the Apostles, The Pauline Epistles, The General Epistles, The Revelation of Jesus Christ, Biblical Literature: Job and Suffering, How to Share Christ with My Friends, God's Will for my Life, and The New Testament and Your Walk with Christ.
English 1
The Structure of Language, Nature of Language, Pronunciation, Reading with Skills, Language in Literature, Enhancing Reading Skills and Poetic Understanding, Communication, The Library and Drama, Studies in the Novel, and Grammar, Communication, and Reading,
Algebra 1
Variables and Numbers, Solving Equations and Inequalities, Problems Analysis and Solution, Polynomials, Algebraic Factors, Algebraic Fractions, Radical Expressions, Graphing, Graphical Solutions, and Quadratic and Algebraic Equations.
General Science
Our Atomic World, Volume, Mass, and Density, Physical Geology, Historical Geology, Body Health I, Body Health II, Astronomy, Oceanography, Science and Tomorrow, and Scientific Applications.
World Geography
Introduction to Geography, Human Geography, North America, Central America, South America, & the Caribbean, Oceania, Australasia, & Antarctica, Western Europe, Eastern Europe & Russia, Sub-Saharan Africa, North Africa & Southwest Asia, Central, South, and East, & Southeast Asia.

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Grade 10
Bible 2
Creation to Abraham, Abraham to Moses, The Exodus and Wanderings, Israel in Canaan, The Judges and Spiritual Decline, The Kingdom, The Divided Kingdom, The Remaining Kingdom, The Captivity, and The Restoration.
English 2
The Evolution of English, Listening and Speaking, Writing Effective Sentences, The Power of Words, Elements of Expository Composition, Language Structure and Reading Skills, Oral Reading and Drama, The Short Story, Studies in the Novel, and Reading, Writing, and Speaking.
Geometry
A Mathematical System, Proof, Angle Relationships and Parallels, Congruent Triangles and Quadrilaterals, Similar Polygons, Circles, Construction and Locus, Area and Volume, Coordinate Geometry, and From Proof to Coordinate Geometry.
Biology
Taxonomy: Key to Organization, Basics of Life, Microbiology, Cells, Plants: Green Factories, Human Anatomy and Physiology, God's Plan, for Inheritance, Cell Division and Reproduction, Ecology, Pollution, and Energy, and Principles and Applications of Biology.
Ancient and Western History
Ancient Civilizations, The Medieval World, Renaissance and Reformation, Growth of World Empires, The Age of Revolution, The Industrial Revolution, Two World Wars, The Contemporary World, and Ancient Times to the Present.

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Grade 11
Bible 3
The Faithfulness of God, Romans: Part One, Romans: Part Two, The Doctrine of Jesus Christ, The Nation of Israel, The History of the Canon, Friendship, Dating, and Marriage, The Pursuit of Happiness, Answers to Agnostic Questions, and God, His Word, and the Christian Life.
English 3
The Uses and Varieties of English, Writing Effective Sentences, Sentence Workshop, Why Study Reading?, Poetry, Nonfiction, American Drama, Studies in the American Novel, Research, and Reviewing Communication Skills and Literature.
Algebra 2
Sets, Structure, and Function, Numbers, Sentences, and Problems, Linear Equations and Inequalities, Polynomials, Radical Expressions, Real Numbers, Quadratic Relations and Systems, Exponential Functions, Counting Principles, and From Integers to Counting Principles.
Chemistry
Introduction to Chemistry, Elements, Compounds and Mixtures, Gases and Moles, Atomic Structure and Periodicity, Chemical Formulas, Boding and Molecular Architecture, Chemical Relations, Rates, and Equilibrium, Equilibrium Systems, Carbon Chemistry: Hydrocarbons, Carbon Chemistry: Functional Groups, From Atoms to Hydrocarbons.
United States History
Foundations of American Democracy, Development of Constitutional Government, National Expansion, A Nation Divided, A Nation Divided and United, United States Involvement at Home and Abroad, The Depression Years, A Nation at War, Contemporary America, and United States History.

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Grade 12
Bible 4
Knowing yourself, Knowing About Christian Ministries, Making Your Choice of A Christian Ministry, Godhead, The Attributes of God: Holiness and Goodness, The Epistles of James, Biblical Literature (Daniel), Comparative Religions, Wisdom for Today's Youth, and Practical Christian Living for Young Adults.
English 4
The Worth of Words, The Structure of Language, Reading, Research, and Listening Skills, Language: God's Gift to Man, Medieval English Literature, Elizabethan Literature, Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century English Literature, Creative Writing, Romantic and Victorian Poetry, and Language and Literature.
Pre-Calculus
Relations and Functions, Special Functions, Trigonometric Functions, Circular Functions and Graphs, Identities and Functions of Multiple Angles, Application of Trigonometric Functions, Trigonometric Functions and Polar Coordinates, Quadratic Equations, Probability, and Calculus.
Physics
Kinematics, Dynamics, Work and Energy, Introductions to Waves, Light, Static Electricity, Current Electricity, Magnetism, Atomic and Nuclear Physics, and From Kinematics to Nuclear Physics.
Government and Economics
Personal and Social Challenges, American Political Challenges, Economic Challenges, International Relations, Man and His Role in the Environment, The Christian and Authority, A History of the Jewish Peoples, The Role of the Family in Today's Society, The Societal, Economic, and Political Challenges of Man, and The Christian in Today's World.

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Available Electives
Spanish I and II
The curriculum is designed to help the 13 to 18-year-old student reach the same level of proficiency in two years of study that a college student should attain after two semesters of Spanish study.  Spanish I sends the student on a trip to Mexico, while Spanish II ventures to Ecuador.  Students will have the opportunity to hear a variety of Spanish speakers using vocabulary and verb tenses.  After completing the Spanish I course, students will be able to ask and answer basic questions and initiate and respond to simple statements.  After completing the Spanish II course, students will be able to read, write, and listen to more complex structures. Foreign Language High School credit courses.

French I and II
Similar to Spanish I and II for High School Credit.

Elementary Spanish or French
Five unit courses for grades 3-6.

Secondary Spanish or French
Year-long courses that can be used for grades 7-12.  No High School Credit.

Earth Science
This one-year course may be substituted for the 9th grade General Science program. Units include Dynamic Structure of Earth, Forces & Features of Earth, Features of Earth's Crust, Shaping Earth's Crust, Earth's Water, Earth's Atmosphere, Earth's Weather & Climate, and Astronomy.

High School Health
This one-semester high school elective carefully considers the Christian view of health.  The practice of good health starts with knowledge of the physical systems of the body.  When the function of the body is understood, a person recognizes the importance of good nutrition, healthy exercise, and personal hygiene.  Tending and caring for health includes more than practicing good eating habits and getting regular exercise.  Overall health is also affected by spiritual, emotional, social, and environmental well-being.  A responsible attitude toward living makes one avoid substances that destroy the body.

Health Quest for Grades 4-7
This is an interactive program designed as a one-semester elective.  Vocabulary is broadened through audio links and interactive drill (Vocabulocity).  Techniques for proper exercise are demonstrated through step-by-step slide shows and videos.  Health Quest teaches the importance of personal hygiene and fitness methods, as well as personal ecological stewardship.  Offers practical preparation for the next level of health education and lifelong benefits.

Family & Consumer Science
A Home Economics course with the following units:  Christian Character & Appearance, What's Cookin'?, Let's Eat, The Clothes You Wear, The Clothes You Sew, Interior Decorating, Your Home & You, Financial Freedom, Children Development and Care, and Relationships.

American Literature
A one-semester course with the following units: Early American Literature (1600-1800), Romantic Period (1800-1885), War & Reconciliation (1885-1915), The Modern Age (1915-1946), and Modern to Postmodern (1946-Present).

British Literature
A one-semester course with the following units: The Middle Ages, The 16th Century, The 17th & 18th Centuries, The 19th Century, and The 20th Century.

The Story of the Constitution
The Story of the Constitution tells briefly of America's origins and what steps led to the formation of the U.S. Constitution.  The course also tells what principles for which the Constitution stands for and how it applies to everyday life.  The course is filled with a variety of helpful comprehension exercises for students.  The Story of the Constitution is ideal for anyone, young or old, who wishes to understand what the Constitution is all about.  Appropriate for Grades 8-12.

Consumer Math
This is a supplemental Math course which explores mathematical applications for daily use.  Topics include family finances, occupations, business, and transportation.  Appropriate for high school students who have completed Algebra I and Geometry.

Trigonometry
This one-semester course is a headstart on college math. Algebra II is a prerequisite.  Right Triangle Trigonometry, Graphing & Inverse Functions, Analytic Trigonometry, Trigonometric Applications, and Polar Coordinates.

Computer Information Systems I-A
This one-semester high school elective offers the following units:  Communication Skills, Business Technology, Word Processing, Spreadsheets, and Databases.

Computer Information Systems I-B
This one-semester high school elective offers the following units:  Telecommunications Technology, Desktop Publishing Technology, Presentation Technology, Computer Networks, and Computer Operating Systems.

Speech:  Essentials of Communication
A one-semester high school elective with the following units: Communication Foundations, Language Characteristics, Interpersonal Relationships, Understanding Groups, and Presenting & Interpreting Public Messages.

Civics
This one-semester course contains the following units:  A New Nation, The Constitution, Branches of Government, Government by the People, and Relationship to the World, For grades 7-12.

The Civil War
This one-semester high school elective offers the following units:  The Pre-war Years, The Early Years, Turning Point, The War in the South, and Reconstruction of a Nation.

Twentieth Century American History
This one-semester high school elective offers the following units:  Coming of Age, Modern America Emerges, Boom to Bust (1920-1940), Hot & Cold Wars (1930-1963), Change, and Continuity, & Conflict (1963-Y2K)

Vietnam Era
This one-semester high school elective offers the following units:  Origins of U.S. involvement in Vietnam, From Military Advisors to Combat Troops, A Nation Divided by War, Achieving Peace with Honor, and The Legacy of Vietnam.

College Planner
Little or no budget for college counseling?  This program guides a student through the process of selecting a college, starting with self-analysis and then steers them through the process of applications, financial aid, interviews, and even ACT and SAT testing.  It also helps a student narrow their college choices.  College Planner is an invaluable source for any high school student faced with the daunting decision of where to attend college.

State History
Topics include state government and leaders, a historical timeline, state growth and population, natural resources, economics and business, tourism and cultural distinctions, and Christian heritage and influence.  Instead of rote memorization of facts, students use critical thinking and research skills as they prepare essays.  This makes State History an excellent program for enhancing writing skills, applying math skills, and learning about business and resources.  Appropriate for grades 7-12.  Just let us know what state. Tuition fees vary by state for this program.

Foundations for Living: Studies in the Christian Worldview
What is a Biblical Worldview?, Presuppositions, The Doctrines of the Bible, God's Creation, The Family, The Bible & Marriage, Engagement to Parenting, Christian Education, Politics & Art, and Tying It All Together.

GED Preparatory Language Arts
Prepare for the GED exam with this one-semester course. Topics include:  Mechanics & Communication Review, Writing Skills Review, Grammar & Research Skills Review, and Writing and American Literature Review.

GED Preparatory Math
Prepare for the GED Math exam with this two-semester course. Topics include:  Operations with Numbers, Statistics, Pre-algebra, Algebra I: Quadratic Functions, Geometry, Formulas & Geometry, Statistics, Graphs, & Probability, and Geometry, Angles, & Parallels.

GED Preparatory History & Geography
Prepare for the GED exam with this one-semester course. Topics include:  Social Studies Review, American History Review, Man in a Changing World, and U.S. History Review.

GED Preparatory Science
Prepare for the GED exam with this one-semester course. Topics include:  Astronomy, Matter & Earth Science, Matter, Energy, & Machines, and Principles & Applications of Biology

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