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
Claude Monet by Mike Venezia
Concept 4: Exploration and Survival
Explorers Who Got Lost by Diane Sansevere-Dreher
The Island of the Skog by Steven Kellogg