Grades 7 and 8: Theme: Yesterday

7th Grade Theme Book: To Linger is to Die


7th Grade Official Supplemental Books

  • World War II for Kids: A History with 21 Activities by Richard Panchyk. Chicago Review Press, Inc., 2002.
  • Eyewitness World War II by Simon Adams. DK Publishing, Inc., 2007.
  • The Good Fight: How World War II Was Won by Stephen E. Ambrose. Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group, 2001.

7th Grade Other Supplemental Books

What other books do you use with To Linger is to Die? Please share here. This could include books for students or teacher resource books.
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Technology Ideas

  • Use Google Earth to trace the locations in the book.
  • Connect with another class via Skype and share your suitcase reflections. Reflect on the results as a group. What items are most important? Why? What items are least important?

Websites


"In Real Life" Ideas

Non-technology ideas, field trips, author/expert visits, community resources and ideas, etc.
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Lesson Plans

  • Class written lesson plans will be added here.

Learning Center Plans

  • Class written learning center plans will be added here.

8th Grade Theme Book: Strangers in the Land


8th Grade Official Supplemental Books

  • Several different translations of The Holy Bible will be needed. Bible Gateway gives online access to many translations.
  • The Great Controversy by Ellen White. Pacific Press Publishing Association, 2005. (Print and audio access here.)
  • Of Morning Stars (Adventist Life Reading Series, Level 13) by Patricia Habada, Gary B. Swanson, Sally J. McMillen, LuWana J. Kumalae. The Department of Education, General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, 1984.
  • How They Kept the Faith: A Tales of the Huguenots of Languedoc by Grace Raymond. Inheritance Publications, 1996

8th Grade Other Supplemental Books

What other books do you use with Strangers in the Land? Please share here. This could include books for students or teacher resource books.
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Technology Ideas

  • Create A Mighty Fortress slideshow sharing the Bible references for the phrases in the song. Sing and share in church on Sabbath.
  • Create a multimedia presentation sharing the beliefs of the Huguenots that Adventist hold in common. Share in church on Sabbath.
  • Stephen's Test of Faith DVD~ About a 12 yr. old boy who is made fun of. He has a dream where he travels through history meeting people who stood up for their beliefs.

Websites


"In Real Life" Ideas

Non-technology ideas, field trips, author/expert visits, community resources and ideas, etc.
  • Write here.

Lesson Plans

  • Class written lesson plans will be added here.

Learning Center Plans

  • Class written learning center plans will be added here.


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