Year 7 is a step up in difficulty. Students continue studying Plutarch's Lives as well as a Shakespearean play each term. They will continue with daily copywork, as well as studied dictation and grammar study. Every scheduled reading will still be narrated, either orally or in writing. Written narration should increase to more often than once a week, serving as further preparation for composition. Foreign language study continues as begun in previous years, alongside the study of Latin. A second contemporary language may be introduced this year.
If you are beginning with an older student, we have a list of "don't miss" books that should be read before beginning Year 7 here.
|Complete Course of Study for Year 7|
BASIC: I just want to see what I need - a basic, stripped down version, without a lot of options to choose from and a bit of a lighter load.
Year 7 Curriculum, Basic/Lite Version
and its 36-Week Schedule
|A Basic Overview of Year 7|
|Bible||History||Geography||Science and Math|
|Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua
|Middle Ages, 800-1485
Early British history
The Magna Carta
Joan of Arc
|How the Heather Looks
|Living science books in weather, chemistry, botany, astronomy
|Language Arts||Literature||Foreign Language||Music and Arts|
Oral and Written Narration
King Arthur, Chaucer, and more. . .
|Hymns and Folk Songs
Drawing and Handicrafts
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