Age 8-10 Year at a Glance
The Age 8-10 level of Moving Beyond the Page is structured around four 9-week concepts. Each of these concepts is made up of three literature units and three science and social studies units. Each unit contains about 10 lessons and a final project.
You will do two lessons each day: one in science and social studies and one in language arts. Start with the first concept. When you finish it move on to the second.
Here is a list of the concepts in the order you will complete them along with the associated books.
Science and Social Studies Units
Concept 1: Interdependence
The Very First Americans by Cara Ashrose
Concept 2: Force and Power
Concept 3: Similarities and Differences
A True Book: Asia by Gary Drevitch
Africa for Kids by Harvey Croze
The Mystery of Meerkat Hill by Alexander McCall Smith
Turn of the Century by Ellen Jackson
Concept 4: Exploration and Survival
Explorers Who Got Lost by Diane Sansevere-Dreher
The Island of the Skog by Steven Kellogg