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Rome to the Reformation Basic Package

Item #: 95300 

Travel back to the time of the Romans and learn how they set the stage with their Pax Romana for the central event of all history - the birth of Jesus. Gain a New Testament overview with a special focus on the books of Luke, Philippians, and 1 John. View Roman civilization, the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, and the Reformation in the context of Christ and the early church, while also studying astronomy and the human body from a biblical perspective.

4th - 8th Grade

Rome to Reformation

Travel back to the time of the Romans and learn how they set the stage with their Pax Romana for the central event of all history – the birth of Jesus. Gain a New Testament overview with a special focus on the books of Luke, Philippians, and 1 John. View Roman civilization, the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, and the Reformation in the context of Christ and the early church, while also studying astronomy and the human body from a Christian perspective.

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Educational Development
with My Father's World

  • Astronomy and Anatomy
  • Latin Roots
  • Timeline and History Books
  • God's Hand in History
  • Middle Ages through Reformation
  • Haydn, Beethoven, and Mozart

"But when the time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of woman, born under law, to redeem those under law, that we might receive the full rights of sons." Galatians 4:4

Rome to the Reformation follows Creation to the Greeks in our chronological history-based study for students in 2nd - 8th grade.

If your family has never used Exploring Countries and Cultures, before beginning your chronological study of history. This foundational study of countries, cultures, geographic terms, and God's heart for all people makes all future study of history more understandable and retainable. (2nd graders entering the family cycle will join older siblings in the program they are studying.)

Rome to the Reformation is an easy-to-teach unit study curriculum that includes a teacher's manual and all required books for Bible, history, and science. The Deluxe Package also includes art, music, more read-alouds, and several additional hands-on projects (playing chess and constructing a castle). This program is designed for use with 4th-8th graders and 2nd-3rd graders with older siblings in the program. (For classroom use, please contact us for ordering information.)

The Goals of Our Program Are:
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Teacher's Manual:Daily lesson plans are in an easy-to-use weekly chart format that lists each subject with the appropriate book titles and page numbers to complete each day and information on when and how to use Student Sheets. Most activities are suitable for all ages; some additional reading is scheduled for older students. Many simple hands-on activities are included in the Teacher's Manual to reinforce the study of history. We do the lesson planning for you so that you have more time to enjoy teaching!

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Bible:

  • Rome, the life of Jesus, early church history, Middle Ages, Renaissance, and Reformation from a Christian perspective.
  • Bible readings and memory verses.
  • Hands-on projects: Make a Roman writing tablet, enjoy a Roman feast, construct a Roman arch, sample foods from the Middle Ages, play Medieval games, and more.
  • Learn to play chess and construct a model castle (both in the Deluxe Package).
  • Map work, history notebook, and timeline.
  • Library list of optional, yet recommended books to enrich your study.
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Science:

  • Human body - participate in simple experiments and demonstrations as well as make simple models of body systems.
  • Astronomy - explore the universe from a Christian perspective. Includes hands-on activities.
  • Optional weekly nature walk and nature journal.
  • 7th and 8th graders use a science course instead of the above (purchase separately).
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Art and Music:

  • Enjoy hands-on projects from history.
  • Art lessons include drawing as well as Roman, Early Church, and Middle Ages art from a Christian perspective, using God and The History of Art (purchase separately from our Music and Art page).
  • Music appreciation lessons focus on Haydn, Beethoven, and Mozart with easy-to-use CDs (in the Deluxe Package).

The Family Learning Cycle

The Family Learning Cycle solves many time management problems with curriculum packages that can be taught to children at several different grade levels all at the same time. The concept takes some getting used to, but it has several important benefits for your family.

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Synergy Group

A Synergy Group is two or more families who meet weekly to participate in science, history/geography, art, and music activities from your MFW Teacher's Manual. The group leader uses a Synergy Guide which schedules easy-to-teach group activities with minimal preparation.

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"We have seen such a hunger for learning and a growing love for the lord and His word being developed in our children's lives."

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Barry Stebbing

ISBN: 9780970040565

A Godly Perspective to ART History A great resource, this four-year curriculum features an extensive survey of art history, fortified with 268 lessons teaching beginning drawing, painting, use of colored markers, perspective, color theory, and so much more.

Includes 2-volume textbook, Paint and Marker Cards, and 36 color postcards of artists' paintings. Recommended for ages 10+, but younger children may be able to use it with help.


Included with the Creation to the Greeks Deluxe Package.
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Quality acrylic paints in four primary pigment colors.

Included with the Adventures in U.S. History Deluxe Package and the Creation to the Greeks Deluxe Package.
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Included with the Rome to the Reformation Basic and Deluxe packages.

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ISBN: 9780789415035

Gain insight into the truth of Scripture through understanding the customs and history surrounding the biblical stories.

Included with the Creation to the Greeks Basic and Deluxe Packages.

This volume is also used with the Rome to the Reformation Basic and Deluxe Packages.

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Albert Hyma and Mary Stanton

ISBN: 9781629820507

Study history from a Christian perspective. Your child will learn about the cultures and history of Middle Eastern, Asian, European, African, and pre-Columbian American civilizations from Creation to the Age of Exploration.


Included with the Creation to the Greeks Basic and Deluxe Packages.

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Joegil K. Lundquist

ISBN: 9780964321033

Give children a firm foundation in English vocabulary which will stay with them all their lives. You don't need to have a background in Latin or Greek to teach these 100 Greek and Latin root words. You'll love what you learn, too.


Lesson plans for using this book are included in the Creation to the Greeks Teacher's Manual (for the Greek roots) and in the Rome to the Reformation Teacher's Manual (for the Latin roots).


Included with the Creation to the Greeks Basic and Deluxe Packages.
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Travel back to the time of the Romans and learn how they set the stage with their Pax Romana for the central event of all history - the birth of Jesus. Gain a New Testament overview with a special focus on the books of Luke, Philippians, and 1 John. View Roman civilization, the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, and the Reformation in the context of Christ and the early church, while also studying astronomy and the human body from a biblical perspective.

 
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