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Why Teach Literature? by Jonas Sauder

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

What is the value of teaching the children classic literature? Jonas explains that with literature, students connect to reality in a way they might not through other disciplines--and offers extended s... Read More

History, Inspiration, and How-To: Teaching Art in a Multi-Grade Classroom

Contributor: Rebecca Beiler | Length : 5 | File type : Video

Rebecca hoped to train her students in art technique while introducing them to art history and concepts—but she didn't want to create every lesson from scratch. In this video, she talks about the wa... Read More

Planning Ahead for Art

Contributor: Becky Sue Kreider | File type : Curricular

When should I start planning ahead for my art classes?  A. Plan ahead before school startsGet enough art ideas together for most of the year.Make an example of each one. Note any pre... Read More

That Golden Routine: The Power of Daily Music Practice

Contributor: Jeff Swanson | Length : 5 | File type : Video

How do you train 6-year-olds to sing well? How do you train high school students? While students' voices mature as they grow older, Jeff encourages teachers to use the same techniques—and expect sim... Read More

What Is Good Literature?

Contributor: Darrell Hershberger | File type : Article

On a school administrators' email group, Darrell Hershberger posed this question: What makes literature worthwhile? We're working on coming to an answer to this question that will inform our librar... Read More

Encouraging Good Reading and Writing: Library Considerations

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | File type : Curricular

What are the essentials in teaching children to read and write well? In this collection, Jonas offers considerations on literature, the library, and public reading practices.Download this documen... Read More

A Beka Grade 5 World History Chapter Check-Up 3

Contributor: Karen Nolt | File type : Teaching Material

A student worksheet for Chapter Check up 3 in A Beka Grade 5 World History.Download this worksheet now or read it below.... Read More

A Beka Grade 5 World History Lesson Plan 4

Contributor: Karen Nolt | File type : Teaching Material

A fourth lesson plan for A Beka Grade 5 World History.Download this worksheet now or read it below.

A Beka Grade 5 World History Chapter Check-Up 4

Contributor: Karen Nolt | File type : Teaching Material

A student worksheet for Chapter Check up 4 in A Beka Grade 5 World History.Download this worksheet now or read it below.... Read More

A Beka Grade 5 World History Lesson Plan 5

Contributor: Karen Nolt | File type : Teaching Material

A fifth lesson plan for A Beka Grade 5 World History.Download this worksheet now or read it below.