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Junior High Curriculum

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Sixth Grade

Bible 


Bible Truths (Redemption: God’s Grand Design) 

( BJU Press )

Essential Scripture Blocks


Math


Saxon Math Course 2 

( Harcourt Achieve, Inc. )


Science


Earth Science

( ABeka, BJU Press )

                                

Literature


As Full as the World (Reading 6)

(BJU Press) 


Maniac Magee, by Jerry Spinelli


Accelerated Reader

(Renaissance Learning)


English Language


English 6 Writing & Grammar 

(BJU Press)

Writing & Composition I 

(A Beka)


History


Heritage Studies 

(BJU Press)


Physical Education


Electives


Art

Information Technology

Orchestra

Band


Special programs 


Yuma County Spelling Bee

Weekly Chapel

Yuma Community Food Bank service

Operation Christmas Child

Tumaini Child Sponsorship in Africa

Project Based Learning

Intramural Sports Program

Student Council


Field Trips


Arizona Science Center, Phoenix, AZ

Natural History Museum, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA

USS Midway, San Diego, CA


Seventh Grade

Bible


Apologetics  ( LIVE Curriculum )

Essential Scripture Blocks


Math


Saxon Math Course 3

( Harcourt Achieve, Inc. )


Science


Physical Science

( BJU Press, Conceptual Physics by Prentice Hall, 

Cambridge International modified for middle school )


Literature


Explorations in Literature 

( BJU Press )


The Wednesday Wars 

By Gary D. Schmidt


Accelerated Reader ( Renaissance Learning )



English Language


Writing & Grammar 7 ( BJU Press )


Writing & Composition II ( A Beka )



History


World Studies (BJU Press)



Electives


Art

Information Technology

Orchestra

Band


Physical Education



Special Programs


Yuma County Spelling Bee

Weekly Chapel

Yuma Community Food Bank service

Operation Christmas Child

Tumaini Child Sponsorship in Africa

Thanksgiving Program

Project Based Learning

Student Council

Intramural Sports Program

Team Building


Field Trips


NASA Challenger Space Center, Peoria, AZ

Arizona Science Center,  Phoenix, AZ

Natural History Museum, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA

USS Midway, San Diego, CA


Eighth Grade

Bible


Wise Up Wisdom in Proverbs ( Positive Action for Christ )

Essential Scripture Blocks


Math


Algebra 1 Saxon Math 

( Harcourt Achieve, Inc. )


Science


Life Science

( BJU Press, Cambridge International modified for middle school )


Literature


Excursions in Literature ( BJU Press )


The Outsiders

By S. E. Hinton

                                           

The Hobbit

By J.R.R. Tolkien


Accelerated Reader ( Renaissance Learning )


English Language


Writing & Grammar 8 ( BJU Press )


Writing & Composition III  (A Beka)



History


The American Republic ( BJU Press )



Electives


Art

Information Technology

Orchestra

Band



Physical Education



Special Programs


Class Trip to Sea World

 Yuma County Science & Engineering Expo

Yuma County Spelling Bee

Weekly Chapel

Yuma Community Food Bank service

Project Based Learning

Intramural Sports Program

Team Building



Field Trips


NASA Challenger Space Center,  Peoria, AZ

Arizona Science Center,  Phoenix, AZ

Natural History Museum, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA

USS Midway, San Diego, CA