Live Online Class 5 – First Year High School
1st year of High School. Ages 12 & up. Earlier by examination. Matches the intent of early American education in 8 years of schooling and then being ready for college!
Each student takes a diagnostic test after he enrolls. Thereafter, Language Arts and Math are taught on an individualized basis according to each student’s needs.
- The Old Testament, Part One includes books of Abraham, Moses, and the Old Testament from Genesis through II Kings.
- Language Arts: Review of the conventions of English, emphasis on the novel, required: the Ben Benhunin Triology – Remembering Isaac, Discovering Isaac, Becoming Isaac; reading classics; writing a novella. Speech includes storytelling and interpretive readings. Success & Study Skills 5: The Secrets of Genius. 4 days a week.
- John A Widstoe Reading Club with rewards for number of pages and number of books read.
- Mathematics: Algebra i ala Life of Fred and Mrs. K’s additions. 4 days a week.
- Eight Week course in Financial Literacy.
- World History: Review of the timeline and the previous courses, plus emphasis on religion and the part it has played in world history. Fall Semester. 4 days a week.
- US History: Review of previous courses and the timeline with emphasis on the role religion played in the formation of the Constitution and the resulting government. Founders’ original intent. Required: The Founders’ Bible. Winter-Spring semester. 4 days a week.
- Science: High School Biology – Faith-Based. 4 days a week.
- Forensics: Discussing issues of the day; thought-provoking questions, plus speeches more in-depth. Weekly on Fridays.
- Assessment Time: Games individually and in groups checking on what was learned during the week. Weekly on Fridays.
Old Testament – Bible – $17.00 Pearl of Great Price – $9.75-$11.25 (Triple Combo)
Benhunin Trilogy: Remembering Isaac, Discovering Isaac, Becoming Isaac – $59.97
The Secrets of Genius – $13.99 new
The 5 Lessons a Millionaire Taught Me – $20.00 hardcover; less used.
The Founders’ Bible – $69.95+
Exploring Creation with Biology, 2nd Edition – $67.99; less used.