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Starter Package - Year 2 Program
Connecting with History Deluxe Teacher's Package - Volume 2


 
Volume Two: Early Church - Early Medieval
One year of World and Church History & Geography
lesson plans for the whole family!
Price: $80.00

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The Starter Package includes:

The Connecting with History Program:

  • Seven chronological units follow the story of the New Testament, Early Church, and Early Medieval History through the 11th century.
  • Teaching materials that you need for the whole family for one year of history, geography, and literature.
  • Teaching materials that you need for the whole family for one year of history, geography, and literature.

Each unit includes:

  • Theme and discussion questions related to salvation history
  • References to the Catechism of the Catholic Church
  • Overview article about the history and theme of the unit
  • Dates of people and events to add to a timeline
  • Historical geography assignments
  • Composition assignments
  • Hands-on activities
  • Memory work for all ages, including poetry, Bible verses, and famous quotes.
  • Book lists and reading assignments for each age level
  • Daily lesson plans coordinating all ages in a two-page spread
  • Snapshot checklists for each unit to help you stay on track at your own pace
  • Daily topics correspond with the reading & activities for each level
  • 4-day per week schedule allows for flexible scheduling
  • Teaching notes


The Connecting with History Teacher's Guide

  • This comprehensive Teacher's Guide is a start-up manual that provides you with vital information for using the Connecting with History program.
  • This is a one-time purchase for families who are new to Connecting with History.

The guide includes:

  • A detailed introduction to the philosophy of the Connecting with History Program
  • How do we understand history through our Catholic faith?
  • The CONNECT Method™: Consider, Overview, Notebook, Explore, Concentrate, and Tell
  • Ideas and Instructions for creating Student Notebooks
  • How to make Read-Aloud time successful and enjoyable
  • The Importance of Learning Styles
  • Stages of Classical Education and how they are implemented in Connecting with History
  • The Socratic Method of Discussion: What is it? How do you use it in your home?
  • Tools for Studying History - how to use maps, timelines and other tools to increase understanding and enjoyment
  • Writing Guide for integrating composition with history
  • Types of Writing Assignments: how to teach them and what type of writing assignments are appropriate at particular ages
  • Tips for Writing Essays
  • Rubrics and Evaluation Techniques, Forms, and Charts for the Parent/Teacher
  • Self-Assessment and Reflection Techniques for Students
  • Hands-on Activity Ideas to use with any time period
  • List of materials to have on Hand
  • Recipes for craft activities
With your purchase of this guide, you will also be able to download all of the forms and charts from the Teacher's Guide for convenient printing from your computer. Just log into your account and click on Review Orders to download the Forms and Charts.

Custom Divider Tabs for organizing your program.

  • Each tab is labeled with the unit and time period, plus an additional Appendix tab.

Table of Contents:


Unit 1. Preparation for the King: 63 B.C – A.D. 1
Life in Israel - End of Roman Republic - Roman Empire – Pax Romana
Unit 2. The Arrival of the King: A. D. 1 – 33
Life of Christ - Roman Empire continued
Unit 3. The Spread of the Kingdom: A.D. 33 – 99
Roman Empire - Acts of the Apostles - Ancient Britain
Unit 4. The Seeds of the Kingdom: 100 – 306
Early Church - Early Christians & Martyrs - Roman Empire
Unit 5. The Kingdom Springs Forth as the Empire Falls: 306 – 500
Barbarian Invasions - Fall of the Roman Empire – Doctors of the Church - Spread of Christianity
Unit 6. Lights Shine in the Darkness: 500 – 800
Evangelization of pagans - The Celts - Monasticism - Byzantium - Birth of Islam
Unit 7. Invasions and Conversions: 800 – 1066
The Vikings - England and France - Great Schism
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5 of 5 Feels Open-And-Go in Layout February 5, 2021
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The teacher's package is easy to use and valuable in guiding children through valuable reading in a way that is memorable and meaningful.

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5 of 5 The Syllabus is great! The August 13, 2020
Reviewer: Rachel C.  
The Syllabus is great! The whole program is amazing and the creator, Sonya, is very involved with the writing, research and with her patrons and their experiences. This is a great company that I plan to patron for years to come!

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5 of 5 We are so grateful for this history program! April 23, 2020
Reviewer: Silvia A.  
We are so grateful for this history program! The best we can give our children. We have four children 5-18yo. and we see in our oldest the fruits of following this program, its been a blessing.

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5 of 5 5 stars March 26, 2020
Reviewer: Lesley F.  
5 stars

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5 of 5 My favorite history curriculum. October 12, 2019
Reviewer: Quanisha C.  
My favorite history curriculum.

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