Outline 2013 – 2014 Lesson Plans

OUTLINE: 2013 – 2014 School Year

Greetings Fellow Homeschoolers!

Hope you had a fun and refreshing summer!  It’s almost time for school to begin.  Once again I will be posting history lesson plans.  This Fall I will be posting lessons on Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome.  This Spring I will be posting lessons on the framing of the new American Government (Post Revolutionary War) and the Westward Expansion.  The lessons will be similar in format to lessons you’ve already seen and used from this “U Read Thru History” site.  Each week readings will be suggested for different grade levels, discussion questions will be listed, and activities will be suggested per grade level.   To help homeschoolers get a head start on books they will need for this Fall, I’ll be posting the first three lessons this week.  Then I’ll take a few weeks break and resume posting lessons every week starting in early September.   I hope and pray these lessons will be a blessing to you and your family!

Following are two 17- week outlines for the coming school year:

Fall 2013 (World History)

Ancient Greece/Ancient Rome Lesson Plans Outline

  • Week 1: Overview of Ancient Greece (Part I)
  • Week 2: Overview of Ancient Greece (Part II)
  • Week 3: Greek & Roman Gods
  • Week 4: Greek Myths
  • Week 5:  The Odyssey (The Trojan Horse)
  • Week 6: Ancient Olympics
  • Week 7:  Aesop’s Fables
  • Week 8: Greek Philosophers
  • Week 9: Alexander the Great
  • Week 10: Overview of Ancient Rome (Part I)
  • Week 11:  Overview of Ancient Rome (Part II)
  • Week 12: Julius Caesar
  • Week 13: Roman Calendar/Roman Numerals
  • Week 14: Jesus in Rome
  • Week 15: Gladiators
  • Week 16: Pompeii
  • Week 17: Ancient Greece/Ancient Rome Test

Spring 2014 (American History)

New Government & Westward Expansion Lesson Plans Outline

  • Week 1: The Constitution
  • Week 2: The Bill of Rights
  • Week 3: Daniel Boone
  • Week 4: Eli Whitney (& the Cotton Gin)
  • Week 5:  Thomas Jefferson
  • Week 6: Lewis & Clark
  • Week 7:  Sacajawea
  • Week 8: James Madison
  • Week 9: War of 1812
  • Week 10: Story of Star Spangled Banner
  • Week 11:  Erie Canal
  • Week 12: Trail of Tears
  • Week 13: The Amistad
  • Week 14: Sojourner Truth
  • Week 15: Native American History Early 1800’s (Tecumseh’s Rebellion)
  • Week 16:  Wagon Trains
  • Week 17: New Government & Westward Expansion History Test

If you have any questions about these History Lesson Plans, please feel free to email me.  My email is gwen.silverliningpress@juno.com.  If you’ve found great resources that might be a help to others using this curriculum, please feel free to write messages on the comments section of each post for others to see.  Thanks!

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