Committed to providing every student with a Christ-centered education AoE comes along side parents to equip students to be successful and influential in their families, community, and the world, discerning the truth of God’s Word in their lives.
Sixth graders will engage in a study of ancient world history; the writing of a short research paper; lessons in pre-algebra, percent, proportion, and statistics; and the development of reading skills and reading comprehension are all included in the sixth-grade materials. Each subject in the BJU Press curriculum is taught with the Bible clearly in view.
The Academy of Excellence has invested in a tailored curriculum for Bible in grades 1-12 that
emphasizes traditional grammar as well as practice with essential reference skills. The elementary English educational materials provides a step-by-step introduction to the Writing Process for eight different types of writing assignments, such as personal narratives, newspaper editorials, historical fiction, and limericks.
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engages students with a variety of character-building stories and classic literature selections. An emphasis on literary elements, higher-level thinking skills, and vocabulary enrichment provides a bridge to junior high literature classes.
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presents a variety of spelling exercises, etymology sections, and studies of common Greek and Latin word roots. Spelling lists are arranged by groups of similar words to help students defeat common spelling errors.
teaches students to produce legible handwriting and promotes good handwriting habits. Calligraphy is also introduced, adding an interesting and challenging element to the educational materials.
BJU Math 6 reviews previously taught concepts and introduces new ones such as statistics and graphs, solving for variables in an equation, and more. The educational materials are taught from a biblical perspective and encourages students to use math as a tool for exercising dominion over the earth. The materials also teaches for understanding and aims to develop critical thinking skills
The BJU Press curriculum reveals the incredible intricacies of cells and organisms, matter and energy, astronomy, heredity, the nervous system, and the immune system. These elementary science educational materials include exciting, but manageable science experiments and science projects.
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The Heritage Studies materials by BJU Press take students on a richly illustrated tour of the history and culture of ancient civilizations like Egypt, China, Israel, Greece, Africa, the Mayas, and the Roman world. Though written for the elementary school level, it still provides a detailed and engaging account of ancient history.
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