Old Testament and the Ancient World Curriculum

Old Testament and Ancient World Curriculum List

Below is a list of the books needed to complete the Old Testament and the Ancient World Schedule.  Feel free to pick and choose among the resources to fit the needs of your family. Since we are dedicated to keeping your costs down, we have created links to the best priced book sellers. You can purchase the books on Christianbook.com or Amazon.com by clicking the links below. Or you can link to the WorldCat website which provides a list of the local libraries that contain each book. You just enter your zip code and WorldCat will generate a list of libraries containing the book that are close to you.

History Schedule

The Old Testament and the Ancient World Schedule uses a variety of resources to provide an intriguing look at the relationship of the ancient peoples with the history described in the Bible. Your child will take a fascinating journey through the ancient ruins of the Middle East and Egyp,. traveling through history from the moment time began to through the lands of Mesopotamia, Isreal, and Egypt. We have taken the time to carefully interconnect the study of history with geography, art, writing, music, and read-alouds.  More Info...

 

History Resources

The Old Testament and the Ancient World Schedule uses a variety of resources to provide a intriguing look at the relationship of the ancient peoples with the history described in the Bible. The books listed in this section are necessary for completing the schedule and will be used throughout the year.

 

 

Geography Resources

The Geography resources listed below are scheduled throughout the year. They will be used to help your child "visit" the placed being studied, bringing history to life.

Geography with History: OT and the Ancient World Geography Songs Uncle Josh's Outline Map Book Uncle Josh's Outline Map CD

 

World Atlas for Young Explorers Laminated World Map Inflatable World Globe

 

Writing Resources

 

Writing with History: Old Testament and the Ancient World IEW: Teaching Writing Structure and Style OT and the Ancient World History Copybook (K-3) OT and the Ancient World History Copybook (4-6)

WWH: OT and Ancient World

at Easyclassical.com

Teaching Writing: Structure and Style

at Christianbook.com

 

Music Resources

 

Music With History: Old Testament and the Ancient World Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra Cultural Atlas of Ancient Egypt Nutcracker Suite

MWH: OT and Ancient World

at Easyclassical.com

Nutcracker Suite

at Christianbook.com

Not Available

at Amazon.com

The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Book & CD)

at Amazon.com

Cultural Atlas of Ancient Egypt

at Amazon.com

Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker

at Amazon.com

Not Available

at your local library

Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

at your local library

Cultural Atlas of Ancient Egypt

at your local library

Nutcrcaker Suite

at your local library

 

Literature

Below are the literature recommendations for this schedule, which are broken down into two categories: Early Readers and Read Alouds. The Early Readers are picture books appropriate for the younger child, or the kinesthetic learner. The Read Alouds are scheduled throughout the year for you to read to your child, or for the older child to read on his own.

Early Readers

The Real Creation Story The Real Story of the Flood Tower of Babel The Real Story of the Exodus

 

Gilgamesh the King Revenge of Ishtar Last Quest of Gilgamesh The Ancient Egyptians
Life in the Indus River Valley You Are in China The Great Wonder Mummies Made in Egypt

 

Tut's Mummy Lost and Found Ancient Egypt History Detectives Egyptian Treasures

Free Reading Books for Older Kids

God King Victory on the Walls Alexander the Great

Victory on the Walls

at Christianbook.com

Not Available

at Christianbook.com

 

Supplemental Resources

The resources listed here will provide supplemental information on the topic being covered in each lesson. These resources are not essential to completing the schedule, but rather provide more information and allow you to go deeper in your understanding of the topic. Also listed are some fun hands-on activities that you can complete to bring history to life.

Victor Journey Through the Bible Pyramid Eyewitness: Ancient China Eyewitness: India

 

Ancient Egypt History Pockets Ancient Civilizations History Pockets Old Testament Days Make Your Own Seder

 

Ancient Egypt Treasure Chest Heiroglyphics_Kit Ancient Egypt: Color and Learn Nubia Art Kit