Switched-On Schoolhouse is a comprehensive, Christian homeschool curriculum that offers computer-based learning for grades 3-12. With animation, video clips, and other fascinating multimedia, Switched-On Schoolhouse is the perfect Christian homeschool curriculum for today's generation. With this flexible, best-selling curriculum, you can customize student learning to fit individual educational needs.
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Switched-On Schoolhouse Bible is a Christian homeschool curriculum for grades 3-12 with a developmental, in-depth study of the Old and New Testaments. Utilizing the King James Version and the New American Standard Bible, the Bible curriculum covers a variety of biblical material to assist in the development of practical Christian living. The Bible curriculum provides seven major themes: Theology, Attributes of God, Biblical literature, Biblical geography, Christian growth, Christian evidence, and a special emphasis for each grade level.Shop Switched-on Bible
Switched-On Schoolhouse History & Geography is a Christian homeschool curriculum for grades 3-12. The goal of these courses is to develop students' understanding of and appreciation for God's activity as seen in the record of man and his relationships. The curriculum targets this goal by focusing on six major themes: Geography (World and American), History (World, American, and Religious), Government and Citizenship, Economics, and Social Studies.Shop Switched-on History & Geography
Switched-On Schoolhouse Language Arts, for grades 3-12, targets the sequential development of communication skills in reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Because SOS Language Arts is an integrated program, the elementary grades weave skill topics (Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking) together within units. In the middle and high school grades, skills are developed unit by unit. The major strands of this Christian homeschool curriculum are detailed as follows: Reading (Vocabulary, Comprehension Skills, Literature Studies), Writing (Spelling, Penmanship, Grammar, Composition), Speaking and Listening, and Special Topics (Visual Media, History of the English Language, The Bible as Literature, Book Reports, Study and Research Skills).Shop Switched-on Language Arts
Switched-On Schoolhouse Math is an easy-to-use Christian homeschool curriculum for grades 3-12. Students will develop and build math skills through the use of various question formats, multiple exercise techniques, and fun learning games. This motivating math curriculum prepares students for using math successfully in real-life situations. Concepts are developed through grade levels to ensure mastery. The curriculum targets this goal by focusing on the major themes of number skills, geometry, algebra, data analysis, and probability.Shop Switched-on Math
Switched-On Schoolhouse Science is Christian homeschool curriculum for grades 3-12. Students focus on the development of observational skills as they study the physical universe God created. The program involves a combination of on- and off-computer assignments including experiments. Grades 3-9 observe each area of science on an individual survey basis, usually unit by unit. Grades 10-12 focus on specific areas of science–Biology, Chemistry, and Physics. The four major strands of this Christian homeschool curriculum are as follows: Life Science (Plants and Animals, Human Anatomy and Personal Care, Biology), Space and Earth Science (Geology, Weather, Space), Physical Science (Chemistry, Physics), Nature of Science (Scientific Method, Experimentation, Technology).Shop Switched-on Science
Switched-On Schoolhouse offers a variety of elective courses to diversify your student's study. Mostly designed for middle and high school grades, these courses are made to enrich Switched-On Schoolhouse's core subjects. Here is a list of electives offered in this Christian homeschool curriculum: American Literature (7-12), British Literature (7-12), Business Computer Information Systems (9-12), Civics (7-12), The Civil War (9-12), College Planner (9-12), Consumer Math (9-12), Earth Science (8-12), Elementary French (3-6), Elementary Spanish (3-6), Essentials of Math (8-12), Family & Consumer Science (7-12), Foundations for Living (9-12), French I and II (9-12), GED Preparatory History & Geography (9-12), GED Preparatory Language Arts (9-12), GED Preparatory Math (9-12), GED Preparatory Science (9-12), General Science III (9-12), Health Quest (4-7), High School Health (8-12), Pre-algebra (7-9), Secondary French (7-12), Secondary Spanish (7-12), Spanish I and II (9-12), Speech: Essentials of Communication (9-12), State History (7-12), The Story of the Constitution (7-12), Trigonometry (9-12), Twentieth Century American History (9-12), Vietnam Era (9-12), and World Geography (8-12).Shop Switched-on Electives
Parents can easily preview assignments and keep track of student scores, assignments, and grading needed to be completed. This wonderful time-saving feature gives parents more hands-on time with students and less time with paperwork.
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Daily Work Report
Track your student's day-to-day progress with this handy report tool! Parents can quickly view daily student activity, promote student accountability, and print valuable records for documentation.
Unlike traditional textbooks, Switched-On Schoolhouse brings your child up-to-date information, more activities, new problems, and text changes.
Switched-On Schoolhouse Placement Tests
Take the guesswork out of placing your child into the award-winning Switched-On Schoolhouse (SOS) curriculum with the Switched-On Schoolhouse Placement Tests from Alpha Omega Publications. Whether your child is changing curriculums or homeschooling for the very first time, this helpful resource contains easy-to-use tests that will accurately place him into the appropriate SOS grade level. Just imagine, no more wasted time or expense teaching Bible, Language Arts, History & Geography, Math, and Science courses that are either too easy or too hard for your child's abilities. What's more, you'll eliminate learning gaps and keep your child's education with Alpha Omega curriculum on track as you prepare homeschooling lesson plans that teach to his learning edge. What could be better?