Lifepac Social Studies, Grade 2, Complete Set

The LIFEPAC Social Studies (History & Geography) complete set contains all 10 student workbooks for a full year of study plus the comprehensive Teacher's Guide.

Topics covered include:

  • Families And Neighbors 
  • Community Helpers 
  • Neighborhood Stories 
  • Farms And Cities 
  • Neighbors Around The World 
  • A Japanese Family 
  • How We Travel 
  • Messages From Far And Near 
  • Caring For Our Neighbors 
  • People Depend On Each Other

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Give students an introduction to American history and social studies with BJU Press' Heritage Studies 2 curriculum. Presenting history as "God's redemptive plan" this book covers civics, culture, economics, geography, government, and history. It emphasizes US history from Native Americans to the founding of an independent nation, and looks at colonial life, politics, famous people, early wars and more. 

The Student Text features colorful illustrations, charts, maps, and photographs to help students visualize the world of colonial America as well as modern-day government and civics. Comprehension questions are also integrated throughout the text.

The Teacher's Guide features reduced-size student text pages with answers overlaid in red ink and surrounded by teacher information. Each lesson in this teacher's guide coordinates all instructions and activities, and includes a lesson focus, identifies objectives, explains vocabulary, and provides ideas for discussion. The teacher's toolkit CD-ROM contains the activity manual answer key, background information, instructional aids, maps and charts, a timeline, and visuals. System requirements are: Pentium IV processor, Windows XP or Mac OS Leopard v. 10.5 minimum; 256 MB RAM, 1024 x 768 display.

The tests include matching, fill in the blank, multiple choice, and map exercises; one test per chapter is included. The test answer key features full-size reproductions of the test with answers overlaid. 

This Grade 2 Kit includes:

Student Text, 222 pages, indexed, softcover. Non consumable.

Teacher's Guide, 234 pages, soft front-cover and hard back-cover, spiral bound. 

Student Activity Manual 203 pages, detached binding, glue binding. 

Tests, non-reproducible with glue binding for easy removal. 

Test Answer Key

This resource is also known as the Bob Jones Heritage Studies Grade 2 Kit, 3rd Edition.

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The Story of the World, 4 Volume Set

Purchase all four Story of the World Volumes and save! Captivate your young listeners as they travel the world from the Ancient Times until the Modern Times, learning to view history in the big picture. 4 volumes, including:

  • The Ancient Times, Revised
  • The Middle Ages, Revised
  • The Early Modern Times
  • The Modern Age.
  • This can be read to children grades 1-4 and independent reading for students grade 5 & 6.

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Our Nation Under God

Give your children a fundamental understanding of how the nations of the world developed and the flow of U.S. history in particular with this well-illustrated overview. They'll see God's purposes for civil, family, church, and self-government---and his plan for creation. Includes chapter review and comprehension questions; exercises; and map work activities. Grades 2 to 4. 154 pages, softcover from Christian Liberty Press.

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Now revised and expanded, Rea and Joshua Berg's award-winning Early American History: A Literature Approach for Primary Grades features full-color pages plus additional books, resources, activities, comprehension questions, and web links.

Covering 1000 AD through the mid-1880s, this Charlotte Mason-based guide will introduce K-3 students to the Viking encounters, exploration, colonization, the American Revolution, and Western Expansion. 

Based upon living books, parents read literature (sold-separately) from great authors such as the D'Aulaires, Walter Edmonds, Alice Dalgliesh, Clyde Robert Bulla and others while following the lesson plans in this convenient guide. Organized into easily followed, simple, bullet-point lessons, students will learn the history of America along with corresponding biblical principles, poetry, geography, character studies and more! Students will complete a separate notebook where their reports, poetry, copy work, and other written work is kept. Though designed as a one-year course, it can be stretched to two years, depending on your pace. Contains 107 lessons and it is suggested that 2-3 lessons be completed each week.

37 full-color pages, softcover. Non-reproducible, non-consumable resource. All required books sold -separately. 

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Early American History: A Literature Approach for Primary Grades

Early American History Time Line

This Time Line is designed for the student to assemble as they study the corresponding persons and events in America's rich history. As the student cuts, pastes and colors the figures, it should reinforce a continuity of key events in the time period. Students should be encouraged to do this as an art project.

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Ballads of American History--Book and CD

Liven up your curriculum with songs! In this book and CD set, Cooper's memorable ballads capture not only the musical style of various historical eras but plenty of names and dates, too! There's a song for Jamestown, Plymouth, the colonies, the Revolution, the Constitution, westward expansion, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and the transcontinental railroad. Ages 7 and up. From Noble.

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