Classes & Textbooks

2018-2019 School Year


updated 5/19/18

Textbooks that are TBA will be decided by June 1st

Kindergarten & First Grade

History -  Optional:  Heritage Studies 1 Student Text - 3rd edition, 2014 copyright date (Bob Jones Press)

Science - Optional:  Science 1 Student Text - 3rd edition, 2017 copyright date (Bob Jones Press)

Second Grade

History - Heritage Studies 2 Student Text - 3rd edition, 2014 copyright date (Bob Jones Press)

Science - Purposeful Design Science Level 2 - 2nd edition (ACSI)


Third Grade

History - Heritage Studies 3 Student Text - 3rd edition, 2014 copyright date (Bob Jones Press)

Science - Purposeful Design Science Level 3 - 2nd edition (ACSI)


Fourth & Fifth Grade

History - Mystery of History Volume 2 (Bright Ideas Press)  only one per family

Science -  Christian Kids Explore Earth & Space (Bright Ideas Press) 

If offered:  Pre-Writing (4th Grade) - CHC created Writing Packet
If offered:  Beginning Writing (5th Grade) - CHC created Writing Packet

Sixth & Seventh Grade

History - Mystery of History Volume 2 (Bright Ideas Press)  only one per family

Science - God's Design for Heaven and Earth (Master Books Edition)  **please make sure to purchase the Master Books edition in order to get the version we will be using**

Basic Writing - CHC created Writing Packet

Eighth Grade

History -

Semester One:  Land of Fair Play - 3rd edition (Christian Liberty Press)

Semester Two:  Foundations in Personal Finance Student Text - Middle School Edition for Homeschool (Dave Ramsey)

Science - Exploring Creation with General Science:  2nd Edition (Apologia)

Advanced Writing - CHC created Writing Packet

High School Classes

Science -

Physical Science - Exploring Creation with Physical Science:  2nd edition (Apologia)

Biology - Exploring Creation with Biology:  2nd edition (Apologia)

Chemistry - Discovering Design with Chemistry (Berean Builders)

Human Anatomy - The Human Body:  Fearfully and Wonderfully Made: 2nd edition and The Human Anatomy Coloring Book by Margaret Matt (Apologia)

If offered:  Digital Electronics - Required Materials:  1 USB stick (at least 4 gigabytes), access to a PC/MAC with USB port, internet connection, and permission to install development software (laptop recommended with ability to brought and used in class), access to color printer

1st semester book:  Lessons in Electric Circuits, Volume IV - Digital:  4th edition - last update 11/1/07 (Tony R. Kuphaldt) 

http://ibiblio.org/kuphaldt/electricCircuits/Digital/DIGI.pdf

2nd semester book (pdf copies provided by CHC):  The Arduino Classroom:  Arduino 101 - 1/14-12/14 (Joe Pardue from Nuts and Bolts Magazine)      

History -

Geography - North Star Geography (Bright Ideas Press) **We will create a student notebook for each student in order to ensure they have the worksheets when needed.  There will be no charge for this, but we are asking each student to bring a ream of paper to help cover the cost of printing.** 

World History - Mystery of History Volume 4 (Bright Ideas Press)

American History - United States History Student Text: 4th edition (Bob Jones Press) 

Government (first semester) - TBA

Economics (second semester) - TBA


Additional Classes (available at extra cost)

If you are interested in any of the classes below please note that on your registration form.  The additional cost is typically $140-160 per semester for an individual class.  Please realize that these are serious courses intended to be taken by serious minded students.  We highly encourage parents to oversee their children to ensure that work is being completed.

Mathematics

Pre-Algebra - Pre-Algebra Student Kit (Math U See)

Algebra 1 - Algebra 1 Student Kit (Math U See)

Algebra 2 - Algebra 2 Student Kit (Math U See)

Geometry - Geometry Student Kit (Math U See)

If offered:  Consumer Math/Everyday Math - TBA

English/Literature -

You will only need to purchase the novels.  Your monthly fee will cover all other materials from Total Language Plus.

Literature 1

The Hiding Place- ISBN 978-0800794057
Treasure Island- ISBN 978-0486275598
The Yearling- ISBN- 9780689846236

**A unit on writing essays and poetry will also be completed**

Literature 2

Around the World in 80 Days- ISBN- 9780553213560
Lord of the Flies- ISBN- 0399533370
Screwtape Letters- ISBN- 9780060652937
The Good Earth- ISBN- 9780743272933

**A unit on writing essays and thesis papers will also be completed**

Summer Reading:  Animal Farm- ISBN-10: 0451526341 (an assignment will be sent no later than July 15th that will be due on the first day of co-op)

Literature 3 (American Literature) -

How to Read Slowly- ISBN-10: 0877883572 ISBN-13: 978-0877883579

**Material from the following workbooks will be used, but are purchased with your fees:  American Literature:  Nonfiction Study, American Literature: Poetry Study, American Literature:  Short Stories Study**

Summer Reading:  Animal Farm- ISBN-10: 0451526341 (an assignment will be sent no later than July 15th that will be due on the first day of co-op)

Electives -

Personal Finance (1st semester only) - Foundations in Personal Finance Student Text (High School Edition for Homeschool) by Dave Ramsey

Biblical Worldview (2nd semester only) - Thinking Like a Christian Textbook and Student Journal (Summit Ministries)

Foreign Language -

If offered:  Sign Language - TBA