Globetrotter ~ Year One Overview   +++   Grades 5-8 Correlated Curriculum

Time

Units

History

Bible

Literature Units

Language Arts

Projects
2 weeks   Mystery - History

Maps, archeology

The beginning of sin

Survivors of the Dark Rebellion

 
 

Cleopatra VII

 

 

Shepherd Warrior*

 

The Bronze Bow

 

Homeless Bird

 

(Pathways' book on nature)*

 

Journey to Jo'burg* OR
David Livingstone*

Interviewing Writing mystery Trash dig, mystery cooking, arch. dig
2 weeks

Mesopotamia

Ancient
Meso.

Flood - Abraham Inspecting sentences, Short report Travel brochure, simulating flood, clay tablets  
4 weeks Egypt

Ancient
Egypt

Joseph to Exodus Prepositions Fruity pharaohs, coffins, funeral
3 weeks Community Unity

Simulating unity and community

Moses, sanctuary Diary, nouns Survival simulation, team building, popsicle stick bridge
2 weeks Judges, Prophets & Kings

Study of laws in the U. S.

Judges thru kings of Israel Verbs Trading game, Hezekiah report
1 week Babylon

  Neb. & Babylon

Daniel Pronouns Case studies, Babylon research
2 weeks  

Medo-
Persia

Medo-
Persia

Esther Adjectives Purim Festival, cooking
3 weeks Greece   

  Ancient
  Greece

Proverbs and Ecclesiastes Adverbs Mental marathon, Greek cooking & symposium
4 weeks Rome  

 Ancient
Rome

Christ, early Christian church Direct Objects, Clauses Cooking, Roman banquet
2 weeks Arabia

Ancient Arabia

Islam compared to Bible docs Conjunctions Arabian games, food, poetry readings
3 weeks India

 Ancient
India

Hinduism, Buddhism Descriptive writing Indian foods and presentations
2 weeks China

Ancient
China

Story of Job Postcards and Travel diary As Smooth as Silk
2 weeks Africa

Ancient
Africa

Summary of Bible Docs Story telling Travel log, Story Festival

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