Bright Ideas Press
The Mystery of History - Vol I
Creation to the Resurrection
Classical Written by a proponent of making the classical method easier to use. The research has already been done for you!
Chronological Have you ever wondered how history fits together? Do you know:
What was happening in China when the Israelites crossed the Red Sea?
What famous Bible figure lived when the Trojan Horse was built?
Who lived in North American about the same time Jeremiah wrote Lamentations?
Which Bible figures were contemporaries with Greek thinkers like Socrates and Plato?
Learn the answers to thee questions and much more as Bible history and Old World history are interwoven in a beautiful store of God's Sovereignty.
Detailed and lively text
Unique cumulative review system
Systematic quizzes, Cool projects and activities
Timeline and mapping assignments
Distinctive "Memory Card" method
Reproducible student pages
Supplemental reading and video lists
Written for 4th-8th graders but adaptable for the whole family.
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Classical In the context of world history, The Mystery of History series explores the backdrops behind and the significance surrounding time-honored contributions in art, music, literature, science and philosophy. Those who use the MOH series will find it is structured to follow a classical approach to teaching through the trivium with an emphasis on reading, writing, research, and hands-on activities.
Chronological The Mystery of History is a four-volume world history series, which will take you around the globe through the study of chronological events. (It is recommended but not necessary to complete the volumes in the order they are written.)
Christian The Mystery of History is written from a Christian worldview and uniquely weaves world cultures and stories of the past into the history of Christianity. But more than that, lessons in The Mystery of History are like fragments of a mosaic that, when put together, reveal a much bigger picture and tell a much larger story---one that points toward God's plan for mankind.
Linda Lacour Hobar, a native-born Texan holds a bachelor's degree from Baylor University, where she first fell in love with world history. With seventeen years of homeschool experience, seventeen years in ministry groups and church classes, Linda brings a wealth of perspective to world history. As a parent, a missionary, and a teacher, she has a personable writing style that appeals to all ages.