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UNITS

Wks

THEME

BIBLE

LANG.
Arts

Art
Practical
Arts, Music

LIT.
UNITS

UNIT
CELE-
BRATION

1. Great
Expectations

2

Commitment

The Great Disappointment & Advent history

Prepositions & creative writing

Mural; set Art Standards

 
Brady
  

 
Mr. Lincoln's Drummer

 

  Shades of Gray

 

Fair Weather

 

Voyage on the Great Titanic
  

 Hannah's Suitcase* or To Linger is to Die*

 

Dr. Rabbit*

 

 

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

 

Author's Chair
2. A Nation
Divided
(Civil War)

4

Integrity and Fighting for your beliefs

Advent history

Writing to Persuade & Nouns

Living History Camp & photography unit; music of era

Living History Camps - North & South
3. Reshaping
the Nation

3

Forgiveness & Determination

Life of Paul - part one & SDA history

Writing story with conflict and a turning point & Verbs   

Homesteading simulation; cooking - soup, bread, and/or cornbread

Citizenship Celebration
4. This Land
is Our Land
(1900 +)

3

Acceptance

Growth of early Christian Church; 1888 Movement & SDA history; 1Thess.

Expressive writing & biography & Adjectives

Keeping simple accounts' song "This Land is Your Land"

World's Fair
5. Freedoms & Frustrations
(1920 +)

3

Sense of Humor

Life of Paul - part two & SDA Church; Titus

Research paper; Infinitives and Adverbs

Cartooning; demonstrations of house-to-house salesperson

Send shoe box full of presents
6. The
Depression

2

Resource-
fulness

The book of James

Pronouns and Creative Writing

Mural

Depression Party
7. Patriotism & Prosperity
(1940 +)  

3

Loyalty

A Closer Look at God's Government

WW II Scrapbook

Scrapbooking

Veteran's Interview
8. A Cry for
Freedom
(1960 +)

3

Tolerance

Colossians; Study of Holy Spirit

Conjunctions & Interjections; Narratives; poetry

Interviews
& Service Project

Freedom Fair
9. As the World Turns 
(1980 +)

4

Responsibility

Philippians; Christian Leaders Today; Jesus' Return

Clarification writing

Junk Sculpture; Cardboard models

This is Your Life
10. My Life Today

2

Influence

choice of projects

Autobiography

(Projects)

Teacher choice

* Pathways books