Booklist


History & Geography A - 5-Day Sub-Package

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AHP

Mysterious people, far-away places, long-ago times!

History & Geography A will take you and your children on an exciting, whirlwind tour of world cultures, history and geography. You and your kids will sail into many ports and...

  • Discover what it was like to live in a castle.
  • Meet the man who dared to take a stand against Adolph Hitler.
  • Marvel at how children used to dress to sleep and play.
  • Admire the modern martyr who reached out to Stone-Age Indians.
  • Take a spin in the first car, plane, balloon and rocket ship.
  • Encounter the slave trader who later wrote one of the most popular hymns of all time.
  • Visit dangerous mountains, lush jungles and barren deserts.

Best of all, this is but a sampling of the people you will meet, the places you will go, and the fascinating things you and your children will learn this year.


I Heard Good News Today

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AH05

From the very first "Good News" (Jesus himself) to modern examples, this warm, inspiring volume of 93 short stories (named for the African song in story #59) tells of early missionaries and Christians from around the world—loving, caring, serving and sharing in the name of Christ.

Your Sonlight program is designed to help your children see how God has worked in history and is working today. The missionary stories in this book provide both a global perspective and concrete reminders of God's faithfulness in your Kindergarten or Core A package. As you learn about cultures, these glimpses into the lives of specific people in history will help solidify your children's understanding of the world.


Living Long Ago

Everyday Life Through the Ages

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AH02

From ancient Egypt to the early part of this century: satisfy or spark your child's curiosity about how people used to dress, travel, eat and live.

You may be surprised at what you learn.

Clear, simple text and bright, detailed illustrations make this book both informative and fun.

Full-color.

One of the hallmarks of Sonlight's homeschool curriculum is that your children will return to the books in each program again and again. The fun and informative pictures in this Usborne title bring historical living conditions to life. This title, along with others in your Kindergarten or Core A package, will help your children discover personal connections to history.


Timeline Figures A

World Cultures

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AH03

Over 40 Timeline Figures for Core A on pre-gummed heavy card stock. Just cut them out, color and stick them in your Timeline Book.

Timeline Figures

Sonlight's Timeline Book paired with program-specific Timeline Figures make creating your own timeline easy and delightful.


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Usborne Internet-Linked Children's Encyclopedia

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AH04

Introduces your child to world geography, geology, cultures, weather, simple physics (light, levers, etc.) and much more. Fun pictures throughout.

Also used in Core A. If you order Science A as a stand-alone package, you will need to purchase this item as well.

Reference books like this one can provide an excellent introduction to big areas of study. Since the focus of your Kindergarten or Core A package is an introduction to the world and cultures, this handy, colorful resource fits perfectly. From day one of your school year, your Instructor's Guide schedules your reading and provides helpful notes for further discussion with your children.


Wild Places

Mountains, Jungles, & Deserts

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AH01

Introduce your child to the geography, climate, animal and human lifestyles in three habitats: mountains, jungles and deserts.

Gorgeous pictures fill every page.

Discovering far off places is just one of many things you'll do in your Kindergarten or Core A package. This book helps your child develop a big-picture understanding of how people live differently throughout the world. This knowledge provides a framework for future in-depth study of history.

Order this title as part of your complete homeschool curriculum today.


Key to book listings

  • S = Sonlight exclusive item
  • X = Christian publisher
  • Pb = Paperback
  • Hb = Hardbound
  • Illus = Illustrated
  • Tri = The trimester in which the Instructor's Guide schedules this book