BJU Press Heritage Studies Grade 11 Homeschool Kit (4th Edition)

BJU Press' US History Heritage Studies Grade 11 text covers our nation's history from colonial times up to the 2000 Election. Focusing on God's providence and America's Christian heritage, the text examines the circumstances which allowed for colonial expansion and development into modern day America. Sidebar notes provide interesting anecdotes and intriguing information on people and events which helps to illuminate the main text. Chapter reviews list important people, places and things to remember; section quizzes and chapter review questions engage students' memories and critical thinking skills. Fourth edition, 658 pages, index and appendixes included, softcover.

The teacher's guide includes reduced-size student pages are surrounded in the margins by teacher notes. Chapter goals, lesson plan charts, and a "materials" section clearly spells out CD and Student Activities to use. Chapter objectives, background information, and a history lesson will help you put together a comprehensive lesson with ease. The included CD-ROM includes maps, charts, drawings, photographs, original source documents, and other resources. 2 books, spiralbound,soft frontcover and hard backcover.

The student activities center on analyzing primary documents in order to help students understand and apply lessons from the student text, while activities for reinforcement, enrichment, and review are included. Activities can primarily be completed by referring to the student text, however, some will require outside resources such as atlases, books, or maps. Fantastic for test-prep or general review, the emphasis on primary documents will help students learn about history from the perspective of how people then thought and reacted to the events around them. Three to six activities for each unit are provided, and include crosswords, map work, review, primarily document analysis, short answer, matching, chart completions, and more. Grade 11. 168 pages, softcover.

Tests and a Test Answer Key help with assessment and mastery.

This Grade 11 kit includes:

  • Student Text
  • Teacher's Edition, 2 Volumes
  • Student Activities Book
  • Student Activities Answer Key
  • Tests
  • Test Answer Key

This resource is also known as the Bob Jones United States (US/American) History Heritage Studies Curriculum Kit, Grade 11, 4th Edition.

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STREAMS OF CIVILIZATION, VOLUME 1

Most history textbooks are written from a secular viewpoint, but this introductory text is different! Providing a comprehensive look at Western, African, and Asian civilizations from creation to 1620, it affirms the biblical view of creation (though it discusses evolution) and gives your kids insight into other cultures and religions from a Christian perspective. Includes vocabulary questions, exercises, maps, and black-and-white illustrations. Ideal for grades 9 and up. 410 pages, hardcover from Christian Liberty Press.

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Streams of Civilization, Volume 1 - Slightly Imperfect

Streams of Civilization Historical Charts

Streams of Civilization Test Packet, Volume 1, Grade 9


STREAMS OF CIVILIZATION, VOLUME 2

This book covers the events of world history with an emphasis on European and American culture since the Reformation. Each chapter traces a particular theme within a particular time period. The principal themes include the history of Christianity and philosophy with their results in culture, politics, economics, society, science, and technology. A time line at the beginning of each chapter will help the reader to see the chronological relationships between the events discussed in the text. Throughout the text, particular points of interest, focusing on specific individuals and events, provide further information. Maps and photographs, as well as artwork of a particular period, add to the overall impact of the book. Thought-provoking questions given at the end of each chapter will encourage students to think through the Christian implications of the material and its relevance for today's world. In addition, a list of important words and concepts at the end of the chapter will aid the student in focusing on the most significant ideas discussed in the chapter. Suggested projects can also enliven the topics being covered as a particular activity is carried out by an individual or a class. A reading list is provided to suggest resources for further study; an extensive index will also enable the student to use the book for reference in years to come. Tests, Timeline and Teacher's Manual is also available.

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AMERICA'S PROVIDENTIAL HISTORY, THIRD EDITION

Washington remarked that one could "trace the finger of Providence through those...events" of framing the Constitution. From the first preaching of the Gospel in Israel across the west to Europe and America, America's Providential History defends the idea of the Westward Chain of Christianity, explaining how America was ripe for "cultured Indo-Europeans". From this perspective, the authors trace the hand of God throughout the founding and establishment of America. Quotes from historical figures, black and white art reproductions, biblical excerpts, and sermons bring a rich flavor to the text. 293 pages, indexed, softcover. This 3rd Edition features updated statistics.

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Lifepac History & Geography Complete Set, Grade 11

Lifepac Social Studies: History & Geography curriculum helps students to understand the world - and their place in it - through studying history, cultures and the environment. Perfect for students who flourish in a self-paced learning environment, each consumable workbook combines lessons, exercises, projects, reviews and tests.

10 Lifepac Workbooks and Teacher's Guide included. Grade 11. 

Topics Covered Include:

  • Foundations of democracy 
  • Constitutional goverment 
  • National expansion 
  • A nation divided 
  • A nation united again 
  • Involvement at home and abroad 
  • The search for peace 
  • A nation at war 
  • Contemporary America 
  • United States history
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DRIVE THRU HISTORY DVD SERIES, 8 VOLUMES

It's full throttle in reverse when you and your family join Dave Stotts on his fast-paced, entertaining, and informative joy rides through ancient and early American history. Filled with live footage, dramatized scenes, modern graphics, Scripture readings, fun, and faith-filled commentary, these virtual vacations are perfect for ages 12 and up. Eight DVDs, three 30-minute episodes each. Closed-captioned.

This video uses primarily (but not exclusively) the NIV translation.

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Drive Thru History DVD Series, 8 Volumes


DRIVE THRU HISTORY AMERICA: FOUNDATIONS OF CHARACTER

One thing many of our nation's founders shared was a Christian worldview. Teach your students how beliefs influence actions, as demonstrated by Noah Webster, George Washington, Abigail Adams, Benjamin Franklin, and others. This 9-unit DVD-based cross-curricular supplement incorporates history, government, citizenship, culture, science, social studies, and technology. Features 10-minute "teaser" segments that introduce each lesson; and reproducible work sheets. 128 pages, softcover with DVD-ROM from Tyndale. Grades 6-12. 

This kit includes: Nine video sessions with teacher's guide on DVD. Student textbook included.

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THE MIRACLE OF FREEDOM: SEVEN TIPPING POINTS THAT SAVED THE WORLD

How unusual is it, really, in the history of all known human experience, to enjoy the blessings of living free? The answer may surprise you. In The Miracle of Freedom, Chris and Ted Stewart make a strong case that fewer than 5 percent of all people who have ever lived on the earth have lived under conditions that we could consider free. So where did freedom come from, and how are we fortunate enough to experience it in our day? A deeper look at the human record, write the authors, reveals a series of critical events, obvious forks in the road leading to very different outcomes, that resulted in this extraordinary period in which we live. They identify and discuss seven decisive tipping points: 1. The defeat of the Assyrians in their quest to destroy the kingdom of Judah 2. The victory of the Greeks over the Persians at Thermopylae and Salamis 3. Roman Emperor Constantine's conversion to Christianity 4. The defeat of the armies of Islam at Poitiers 5. The failure of the Mongols in their effort to conquer Europe 6. The discovery of the New World 7. The Battle of Britain in World War II The journey to freedom has been thousands of years long. Now that it has found its place in the world, the question for those of us who experience its benefits is simply this: Will we work to preserve the miracle of freedom that we enjoy today?

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THE PATRIOT'S HISTORY READER: ESSENTIAL DOCUMENTS FOR EVERY AMERICAN

An original collection of the most influential documents in American history, from the bestselling author of A Patriot's History of the United States

Since 2005, A Patriot's History of the United States has become a modern classic for its defense of America as a unique country founded on principles of justice, equality, and freedom for all. 

The Patriot's History Reader continues this tradition by going back to the original sources-the documents, speeches, and legal decisions that shaped our country into what it is today. 

The authors explore both oft-cited documents-the Declaration of Independence, Emancipation Proclamation, and Roe v. Wade--as well as those that are less famous. Among these are George Washington's letter to Alexander Hamilton, which essentially outline America's military strategy for the next 150 years, and Herbert Hoover's speech on business ethics, which examines the government's role in regulating private enterprise. 

By helping readers explore history at its source, this book sheds new light on the principles and personalities that have made America great.

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DAVID SMITH'S MAPPING THE WORLD BY HEART: AN INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO LEARNING GEOGRAPHY

Designed for grades 5-12, Mapping the World by Heart includes a set of maps and a comprehensive teacher's guide that makes it easy to integrate lessons and activities into any class's existing curriculum. Combining memorization with the real use of knowledge, practice, mnemonics, large and small group activities, and games, Mapping the World by Heart inspires students to study - and love - geography.

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LIFEPAC SELECT: GEOGRAPHY

LIFEPAC Select subjects contain 5 LIFEPACs from the core subject and also include a comprehensive Teacher's Guide to tie them all together. Appropriate for grades 7-12. Can be used as an elective, unit study, remedial course, or summer school.

Topics covered include:

  • What Is Geography 
  • History and Geography of Our States 
  • The Earth and Man 
  • Regions of the World 
  • The Tools of the Geographer

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THE ULTIMATE GEOGRAPHY AND TIMELINE GUIDE--BOOK AND CD-ROM

Unlike boring "find it & name it" lessons, this resource combines fun-filled activities, games, and projects---from wearing it, to collecting it, to eating it! You get a complete, innovative K to 12 geography curriculum incorporating history, science, math, and literature---plus a bonus CD-ROM with reproducible maps, timelines, student workbook pages, and more. 353 pages, softcover with CD-ROM from GeoCreations.

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THE NOAH PLAN HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY CURRICULUM GUIDE

When history is presented as His story rather than just an account of man's achievements, studying provides children with a greater understanding of God's nature and character. This curriculum offers practical step-by-step instruction with a biblical worldview. Lesson plans are spelled out in great detail for grades K through 12, progressing from two 20-minute periods a week to five 50-minute periods a week. 353 pages, softcover.

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UNCLE JOSH'S OUTLINE MAP BOOK, 3RD EDITION

Perfect for any homeschool geography project, this book of completely customizable maps gives your students the space to write in capitals, bodies of waters, major population cities, terrain, elevation and more! Outline maps, shaded relief maps, and maps covering continents, regions, countries, the 50 U.S. states, and Canadian territories and provinces are included. Perfect for reinforcing all your homeschool history, social studies and unit study lessons! Over 130 maps included. 136 pages; reproducible for families, co-op class teachers, or single classrooms. 8.5" x 11". 3rd Edition.

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HANDS-ON GEOGRAPHY: EASY & FUN ACTIVITIES FOR EXPLORING GOD'S WORLD

Geography is more than maps---and the world is more than continents and countries. These multi-grade projects provide an in-depth look at the world around us from a Christian perspective. Whether creating their own country notebook or studying about missionaries, your students will learn how geography affects economics, politics, science, religion, and cultures. Includes resource lists and reproducible work sheets and maps. 142 pages, softcover.

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THE COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE TO GEOGRAPHY 3RD ED.

This updated edition will bring readers up-to-date on new country names, capital cities, flags, ruling governments, changes to production and economics, and more. It also examines the basis for recent geographical, environmental, and political events shaping geography.
—Presents up-to-date statistics related to country size, population, and geopolitical makeup
—Emphasizes human geography for students needing assistance with the Advanced Placement Human Geography exam

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Geography 3rd Ed.

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GEOGRAPHY CHALLENGE! SECOND EDITION

Get ready to play Jeopardy! Armed with Kellogg's wealth of updated clues, you supply the answers ("The largest island in Europe"); your preteen and teen-aged students fill in the questions ("What is Great Britain?"); and everyone learns essential facts about the physical, political, and economic geography of 11 different world regions. Five difficulty levels. Includes answer key. 120 reproducible pages, softcover from Walch.

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The Geography Book: Activities for Exploring, Mapping, and Enjoying Your World

From finding directions by the stars, to mapping your neighborhood, to making an earthquake in a box, you'll have a great time learning about the world with The Geography Book. You'll find out how to determine location on the Earth, how maps can provide us with a wide range of information, how different landforms were created, how water has helped shape the Earth, and much more.

Using simple materials you'll be able to find around the house or in your neighborhood, you'll be able to create things like a giant compass rose, a balloon globe, a contour potato, a map puzzle, and a tornado in a jar. So get ready for a fascinating trip around the globe.

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