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Click on each week below to see the online curriculum schedule. You can click directly on the links!
Last schedule update: 1/4/2023. Click here to see the update history.
|Week 1||Bible: The seasons|
Language Arts: Quotation marks, writing comics with dialogue, copywork
Science: Making a science journal, Reading through The Science of the Seasons
|Week 2||Art: Sun paper prints|
Bible: The Day the Sun Stood Still
Greek & Latin roots: equinox, vernal, perihelion, aphelion, solstice, latitude, migrate, hibernate
Language arts: spelling “ph” words, writing a report, writing lapbook information
Science: The sun, stars, what causes day and night, tilt of the earth
|Week 3||Art: Making a Papier-mâché globe|
Bible: The parable of the sower
Geography: continents & oceans
Math: angles, using a protractor
Science: soil temperature, germination, photosynthesis (basic), hydroponics, tilt of the earth
|Week 4||Week 4|
Bible: Let Your Light Shine
Geography: the Arctic
Math: visualizing a million
Music (and history): Vivaldi’s Four Seasons
Science: the science behind the seasons, solstices and equinoxes, perihelion, aphelion, direct and indirect sunlight, earth’s orbit, capillary action in plants, differing amounts of light in the arctic
|Week 5||Bible: Positive and negative attitudes|
Language arts: reading skills
Math: temperature, finding an average, graphs, negative numbers, recording time
Science: seasonal temperatures, broadleaf vs. conifers, tree sap, buds
|Week 6||Art: northern lights project|
Bible: The Bible is our compass
Geography: Australia, labeling a map
Science: northern lights, earth’s poles, making a compass, tree bark, the age of a tree, states of matter
|Week 7||Art: making paper|
Bible: Rain go away (story & lesson)
Language arts: copywork
Science: condensation (rain in a jar experiment), observing birds, spring
|Week 8||Bible: New life in Christ (like the butterfly)|
Language arts: verbs and adjectives, copywork
Science: migrating animals, butterflies and caterpillars
|Week 9||Art: make a pop-up card|
Bible: Satan is our enemy
Geography & Culture: Japan and Japanese writing systems, traditions, etc.
Science: baby animals, camouflage, animal homes, predators, colors are warnings
|Week 10||Bible: Elijah’s prayer for rain|
Language arts: vocabulary, copywork
Science: growth in animal & human babies, spring weather, make a cloud experiment, summer solstice, weather, types of clouds, floods
|Week 11||Bible: Jesus calmed the storm|
Geography: latitude and longitude, GPS
Language arts: vocabulary, adjectives
Science: stormy weather, fall
|Week 12||Art: How illustrations are made, using a grid method to draw, seeing negative space, making a wind chime|
Bible: “Fall” on your knees and pray
Language Arts: vocabulary, copywork, writing a recipe
Science: Why leaves change color, wind, fall
|Week 13||Art: paper cutting|
Bible: Whiter Than Snow
Language arts: copywork, vocabulary, winter poetry
Science: winter, snow
|Week 14||Bible: A volcanic creation|
Language arts: poetry, famous writers, writing holiday memories, writing a recipe
1/4/2023: Big yearly link check (a huge thank you to Calina J. for checking links!):
Week 4: The equinox worksheet link was updated.
Week 6: The make your own compass link was updated.
2/11/2022: Our big yearly link check was completed for this schedule.
The following schedule changes were made:
- Week 1: A note was added for the Make Your Own Comic link. The Prismacolor link was changed.
- Week 2: The Sun, Moon, and Stars lapbook has been changed to the Space lapbook. The NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory link was updated.
- Week 4: The Equinox worksheet link was updated. The Vivaldi Teacher’s Resource Kit link was updated.
- Week 5: A note was added about the Education.com resource.
- Week 7: The book A New Beginning was removed from the schedule, as it’s no longer available.
- Week 12: The Thames and Kosmos Wind kit has been updated to the new kit.
- Week 14: The Volcanoes video was replaced with a National Geographic for Kids volcanoes playlist.
A huge thanks to our volunteer link checker! We appreciate her so much!
Week 3: Continents and Oceans worksheet replaced a link that wasn’t working on day 5.
- Week 2: The more ph worksheets link was updated. The Parts of the sun full-color worksheet link has also been updated.
2/5/2021 – Big yearly link check:
- Broken links were fixed
- Information at the beginning of the printable schedule was updated to reflect the changes on our new website