What We’re Using

Cameron (grade 11)
Reading: *Beauty by Robin McKinley *1453 by Roger Crowley *Taj Mahal: Passion and Genius at the Heart of the Moghul Empire by Diane Preston *Bird Sense: What It’s Like To Be A Bird by Tim Birkhead *A Midsummer Night’s Dream & MacBeth by William Shakespeare *Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand *Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett *Madeline Takes Command by Ethel C. Brill *Nothing To Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demick *The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming *The King’s Fifth by Scott O’Dell *Blood on the River: Jamestown 1607 by Elisa Carbone *The Republic of Pirates by Colin Woodard *The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox *Why Dinosaurs Matter by Kenneth Lacovara *Mozart: A Life by Paul Johnson *The War That Made America: A Short History of the French and Indian War by Fred Anderson *Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation by Joseph J. Ellis *1776 by David McCullough *The American Revolution: A History by Gordon S. Wood

Fritz (grade 7)
Analytical Grammar
WordBuild Elements Level 1
Beyond the Book Report
Spelling Power
Reading: *Around the World in a Hundred Years by Jean Fritz *The Shadows of Ghadames by Joelle Stolz *Afghanistan by Donkey: A Year in a War Zone by Anna Badkhen *The Bible Smuggler by Louise A. Vernon *Shakespeare’s Stories For Young Readers by E. Nesbit *Sound by William C. Robertson *Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett *Caring For A Colony: The Story of Jeanne Mance by Joanna Emery *Who Was Ben Franklin? by Dennis Brindell Fradin *Who Was Isaac Newton? by Janet B. Pascal *The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming *The King’s Fifth by Scott O’Dell *Dark Enough to See the Stars in a Jamestown Sky by Connie Lapallo *A History of US: Making 13 Colonies by Joy Hakim *The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox *Dinosaurs in the Attic by Douglas J. Preston *Capturing Jasmina by Kimberly Rae *Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes *The Great Little Madison by Jean Fritz *Toliver’s Secret by Esther Wood Brady *My Brother Sam is Dead by James and Christopher Collier
Discovery of Deduction
Teach Your Child Piano
Lingua Latina
Learn to Draw
Math Mammoth Grade 7

Adrian (grade 5)
Writing With Ease Level 4
Junior Analytical Grammar and Junior Analytical Grammar: Mechanics
WordBuild Foundations Level 1
Spelling Power
Reading: *Explorers of North America by Christine Taylor-Butler *The Life Cycle of Reptiles by Darlene R. Stille *The Life Cycle of Amphibians by Darlene R. Stille *Where is the Taj Mahal? By Dorothy Hoobler *Birds, Nests, and Eggs by Mel Boring *Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare by Diane Stanley *All About Light and Sound: Physical Science *The Great Tulip Trade by Beth Wagner Brust *Samuel de Champlain: From New France to Cape Cod by Adrianna Morganelli *Gulliver’s Travels by Nick Eliopulos *Catherine the Great: Empress of Russia by Zu Vincent *The Inca Empire by Sandra Newman *My America: Our Strange New Land by Patricia Hermes *If You Lived in Colonial Times by Ann McGovern and June Otani *If You Lived When There Was Slavery In America by Anne Kamma *Dinosaur Detectives by Judith Bauer Stamper *Chemistry: Getting A Big Reaction by Simon Basher *Why Don’t You Get a Horse, Sam Adams? by Jean Fritz *Abigail Adams: Girl of Colonial Days by Jean Brown Wagoner *Toliver’s Secret by Esther Wood Brady *Can’t You Make Them Behave King George? by Jean Fritz
Learning to play the recorder
Spanish on Duolingo
Math Mammoth Grade 5

Fritz and Adrian Only
Scripture Study for Latter-day Saint Families: Doctrine & Covenants

All Three Boys Together
Layers of Learning for Science, History, Geography, and the Arts


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