Howdy’s Running List of Considerations for 2015-16

Bible-

Foundations I and Journal (Foundations Press)

http://foundationspress.com/our-homeschool-curriculum/foundations-bible-foundations/

Mathematics-

Algebra 1 & 2 Teaching Textbooks (finish 1, begin 2)

http://www.teachingtextbooks.com/v/vspfiles/tt/Algebra1.htm

http://www.teachingtextbooks.com/v/vspfiles/tt/Algebra2.htm

History- 

The Bible, plus various resources

Ancient Civilizations and the Bible, by Diana Waring

Veritas Press Timeline Cards

Greenleaf Guide to Old Testament History (as reference)

Greenleaf Guide to Ancient Egypt (as reference)

The Pharoah’s of Ancient Egypt (Landmark)

Greenleaf Guide to Ancient Greece (as reference)

Famous Men of Ancient Greece (as reference)

Government/Economics-

Whatever Happened to Justice?

Uncle Eric Talks About Personal Career and Financial Security, OR The Clipper Ship Strategy

Are You a Liberal?  Conservative or Confused?

Ancient Rome:  How It Affects You Today

Geography-

ACB

maps from various resources

Science-

Apologia Biology Co-op

http://shop.apologia.com/5-biology

 

CC Cy1 Science MW Review

Nature Study-

Handbook of Nature Study (in depth research over three years.)

leaves, insects, wildflowers, animals, landscapes, scenery (nature notebooks) ONGOING

French-

No French?  No Problem

http://www.mfbp.org/mfb-store/no-french-no-problem/

Driver’s Education-

Either what we’ve used with Scooter, Bubba, and Sis

http://virtualdriveoftexas.com/online-drivers-ed-course-details.html

or, http://www.usdrivertraining.com, which comes highly recommended by members of Tailor Made.

Spelling-

AAS rules review as needed, SP lists, Biology & History vocabulary, English from the Roots Up cards review

Literature-

James Stobaugh’s Skills for Literary Analysis as a reference tool

ETA:  Making sure the following list is completed before graduation will mean tackling the “bests.”

http://charlottemasonhome.com/books-and-audiotapes/twaddle-free-books/twaddle-free-literature-by-grade-level/

TBD:

Poetry- Grammar of Poetry, by Matt Whitling (This will wait until 2016-17.)

http://www.romanroadsmedia.com/store/grammar_of_poetry.php

Shakespeare Jul/Dec Schedule:

https://topsyturvytoile.wordpress.com/2015/04/24/jd-shakespeare/

http://www.covenanthome.com/files/BrightestHeaven.pdf

I, Isaac, Take Thee, Rebekah (to go with Taming of the ShrewBrightest Heaven)

http://www.classicalconversationsbooks.com/iistayoure.html

That will be more than enough for a high school sophomore while playing six man football with Cobra Athletics.

Physical Education-

Cobra Football!

http://victoriacobraathletics.com

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