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Africa Unit Study

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We are embarking on a study of the continent of Africa this year, focusing on Morocco, Ghana, Sudan, Tanzania, and South Africa.  Our study basically consists of books, videos and activities.  As a mission-focused family, missions are woven into the study using Window on the World, The Gospel According to …

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Designing a Unit Study for History, Geography, or Science

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This post is part of the Virtual Curriculum Fair.  The topic this week is social studies and science.  We have enjoyed exploring social studies and science through unit studies.  Our love for unit studies all began when my oldest child was 5 and very much into dinosaurs.  As we embarked …

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Scotland Unit Study

When my boys were young, we completed a unit study on Scotland. I lived there for a little while as a young adult, so I was happy to share with my boys some of the culture that I loved. Since Kindergarten we have spent time learning about different cultures around …

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Unit Study on Islam

Unit Study on Islam

Some might wonder why we, as Christians, decide to spend time learning about another religion.  I guess my reasons are quite numerous.  First of all, I believe it is important to expose my children to other viewpoints and ideas about religion.  I want them to face questions and wonder while …

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