PROGENY PRESS STUDY GUIDES

Progeny Press Study Guides provide teachers, parents, and students with literary analysis based upon the foundation of the Bible. Examining well-written literature in relation to biblical standards, students will develop and refine how they deal with man's philosophies while learning about the craft of writing. Progeny Press Study Guides deal with literature as works of art and philosophy as they explain and use literary terms; deal with plot construction; dig into character studies; and bring attention to themes and ideas the author has crafted.

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The Magician's Nephew Progeny Press Study Guide

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe Progeny Press Study Guide

Across Five Aprils Progeny Press Study Guide

Island of the Blue Dolphins Progeny Press Study Guide

Amos Fortune, Free Man Progeny Press Study Guide

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Study Guide


Explorations of Literature Grade 7 Homeschool Kit (4th Edition)

Teach your students literary analysis, and enable them to interpret and evaluate what they read in light of Biblical truth. The BJU Explorations in Literature curriculum covers six themes through a Biblical perspective: courage, nature and man, generosity, our land, humility, and family. Selections in the student text end with review questions and "thinking zone" sidebars that highlight various elements of literature; unit assessments include multiple choice questions, short answer questions, true/false questions, essays, and matching. 

The two wrap-around teacher's guides include full-color reduced student pages with instructional notes in the margins. Objectives; relevant page number/directions for the student text, Teacher CD-ROM, and Teacher's Edition; any necessary preparation, teaching strategies that include motivation, discussion with scripted questions, history links, and enrichment ideas; and additional analysis tips.

The included teacher's toolkit CD-ROM includes in-class enrichment and reinforcement activities; writing worksheets and rubrics; short-answer quizzes; ESL exercises; reading and vocabulary standardized test practice sheets; word lists; bulletin board sketches; and a guide to explaining the Gospel.

The Test booklet features questions that include matching, short answer, multiple choice, and true/false. 

The Test Key features full-size reproductions of each test with the correct answers overlaid.

This resource is also known as Bob Jones Literature Grade 7 Kit, 4th Edition.

This 7th Grade kit includes:

  • Text book, 545 pages, softcover. Grade 7. 
  • Teacher's Edition, 2 spiral-bound teacher books with hard backcovers and soft front covers. 545 pages total. 
  • Tests; not reproducible; glue binding for easy removal. 
  • Test Answer Key

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Learning Language Arts Through Literature, Grade 7, Activity Green

This Student Activity Book makes teaching and record keeping a breeze. A reproduction of each literature passage simplifies the student's editing. This book holds your student's work in one easy to store volume -- no more loose papers. It also contains great enrichment activities not inlcuded in the Teacher's Edition. You get additional creative exercises that expand the student's knowledge and skills. These activities, which can be done independently, include: Word Puzzles that reinforce vocabulary training with crossword and other exciting puzzles. Analogy Study which gives step by step instruction on important concept relationships. Logic and Reasoning activities to challenge your student with engaging exercises requiring abstract reasoning.. (Answers found in Teacher Book listed below.)

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MCGUFFEY'S ECLECTIC READERS PRIMER THROUGH THE SIXTH READER 7 VOLUMES

This revision of McGuffey's Eclectic Readers features materials applicable to the various reading levels. Many of the stories, poems, and pictures appear as they did in the first edition, but with a more readable print and also a different layout. Each of the volumes is geared to a particular reading level, and provides vocabulary, phonics and cursive writing exercises. These are based on the original readers, with some minor revisions to make the language more understandable for the current times. Stories and poems have been added. There is a primer and six volumes of readers, each reader progressing to a higher grade level. Could be utilized for entire school experience.

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THE PRAIRIE PRIMER: A LITERATURE BASED UNIT STUDY UTILIZING THE LITTLE HOUSE SERIES

No other stories have captured the hearts of 8- to 12-year-olds quite like the Little House on the Prairie series. Now these time-honored tales serve as the basis for a comprehensive homeschool unit---including cross-curricular studies in Bible, literature, science, art, creative writing, cooking, and history! Features twelve 4-week lesson plans for use with grades 3 to 6. Additional materials required. 283 pages, softcover from Cadron Creek.

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The Prairie Primer: A Literature Based Unit Study Utilizing the Little House Series

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LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE, 9 VOLS., SLIP CASED

Now readers young and old can enjoy the classic adventures of Laura and her family as they survive and thrive on the American frontier! The nine Little House books have been cherished by generations of readers as both a unique glimpse into America's frontier past and a heartwarming, unforgettable story. These slipcased softcovers feature Garth Williams's beloved original illustrations. Treasured reading for collectors and kids of all ages--especially 8- to 12-year-olds! This set includes the titles: Little House in the Big Woods, Little House on the Prairie, Farmer Boy, On the Banks of Plum Creek, By the Shores of Silver Lake, The Long Winter, Little Town on the Prairie, These Happy Golden Years,and The First Four Years.

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Reading Comprehension in Varied Subject Matter, Grade 7

Used successfully by classroom teachers, tutors, ESL teachers, and parents, these workbooks have just been revised and updated, with the addition of new reading selections, new vocabulary, and a new writing exercise. Each workbook has thirty-one selections in different subject areas. Within each workbook there are themes that relate the selections to one another, show different aspects of a topic, and give students a broad knowledge of the topic. 

Selections follow a consistent format: About the Passage introduces the selection to the the reader; Reason for Reading explains the reading skill emphasized; The Selection; Thinking it Over lists two to three broad questions to be answered in writing; Studying the Passage asks questions about the main idea, facts, and sequence, and asks students to draw conclusions, make assumptions, and interpret. Using the Words encourages students to use new vocabulary words in a paragraph, and Writing About It has students answer questions about the contents of the selection and offer their interpretation or opinion. 92 pages, paperback.

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THE BOOK TREE: A CHRISTIAN REFERENCE TO CHILDREN'S LITERATURE (2ND EDITION)

Once upon a time, a carpenter entered a forest and happened upon a wolf wearing a feathered cap. Quick, whose side are you on? If you don't know, then keep reading. Stories provide a road map for life. This is because stories are life. But oftentimes it's easiest to understand where we are when we can look through other eyes-from the perspective of someone else, living somewhere else, some when else. 

If you thought you knew The Book Tree, think again. Jane and Elizabeth have updated this charming book with over 100 new book reviews, and whimsical illustrations from recommended titles are scattered throughout. New formatting and four indexes (title, author, illustrator, and subject) make it easier than ever to browse for that next well-worn favorite.

For those beginning to read for the first time or those beginning to read again, The Book Tree will drop golden apples in your lap, until you can climb high enough to pick for yourself. Paperback.

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Movies as Literature

Good storytelling teaches---whether heard, read, or  seen. Through cinema, your students can learn to critique narrative content and form, identify underlying messages, and analyze from a moral standpoint. The Stouts' guide includes plot summaries, discussion and composition questions, extended-study activities, and teacher's guide for 17 movies (chosen for literary merit and effective filmmaking). Use as a one-year high school course or supplement to grades 7 to 12 English. 335 pages, softcover from Design-A-Study.

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