Our children are 13, 12 and 8, and I used the discussion questions pretty much straight out of the book for the older two. For the younger one, I wrote fewer, more concrete questions (such as, "how old was when he moved to ). Other than that, the most useful feature of the Guide was the list of extra readings and resources for each lesson. The one downside with this Guide, and true of the others as well, is the lack of scheduling help (how many lessons per week, how to group them, and so on).
The guide, on the other hand, consists of a few questions for each bio which in no way deepen the experience, or provide real guidance, in my opinion. Brought ancient Greece and the Greek culture come alive for our three kids (12,11, 7). Tremendously useful list of extra readings and resources for each lesson. We were able to locate the majority of extra books in our local library. Good discussion questions. Helps Christian families see Greek mythology from Biblical perspectives.
As a Christian history of Rome, I believe this book fails miserably. We use the Greenleaf books in our homeschool. We paused at Augustus Caesar to get some more in depth study especially since that time period leads into the life of Christ. I also didn't think it was particularly well-written. But I will say the kids liked it and there doesn't seem to be alot out there so it may be the best there i. .
Romulus - Numa Pompilius - Horathii and the Curiatii - Tarquins - Junius Brutus - Horatius - Mucius the Left-handed - Coriolanus - Fabii - Cincinnatus - Camillus .
Romulus - Numa Pompilius - Horathii and the Curiatii - Tarquins - Junius Brutus - Horatius - Mucius the Left-handed - Coriolanus - Fabii - Cincinnatus - Camillus - Manlius Torquatus - Appius Claudius Caecus - Regulus - Scipio Africanus - Cato the Censor - Gracchi. Marius - Sulla - Pompey the Great - Julius Caesar - Cicero - Augustus - Nero - Titus - Trajan - Marcus Aurelius - Diocletian - Constantine the Great - End of the Western Empire - Chronological overview of Roman history. Books for People with Print Disabilities.
The Greenleaf Guide to Old Testament History is a book which outlines . Greenleaf Guide to Famous Men of the Renaissance & Reformation By Robert G. Shearer & Cynthia A. Shearer, Greenleaf Press.
The Greenleaf Guide to Old Testament History is a book which outlines the history of Israel and takes you through chronological readings of the Old Testament from Genesis to Nehemiah. It is divided into 196 Bible Readings which are followed by questions. Greenleaf Guide to Ancient Literature By Cyndy Shearer, Greenleaf Press. Prepare your students for the challenges of modern culture by helping them understand its history.
Like the other Greenleaf Guides, The Greenleaf Guide to Famous Men of Rome sets historic study in a Biblical context. Part of the Greenleaf Press series from Old Testament & Egypt through Greece, Rome, Middle Ages and Renaissance, Reformation.
Understanding that children learn and live through the medium of story-imagining themselves in the situations of myth-Greenleaf Press' guide to ancient men of Rome is filled with stirring . Rob Shearer, Cyndy Shearer.
Understanding that children learn and live through the medium of story-imagining themselves in the situations of myth-Greenleaf Press' guide to ancient men of Rome is filled with stirring stories of Romulus, The Tarquins, Coriolanus, Regulus, The Gracchi, Pompey the Great, Julius Caesar, Cicero, Augustus, Nero, Titus, Marcus Aurelius, Constantine, and the other great men of Rome. Start your children learning about the ancients that American and modern history is built upon, laying a chronological foundation for understanding the patterns and development of western civilization.
Find nearly any book by Cyndy Shearer. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. The Greenleaf Guide to Famous Men of Greece: ISBN 9781882514021 (978-1-882514-02-1) Softcover, Greenleaf Press, 2015. The Greenleaf Guide to Medieval Literature. ISBN 9781882514458 (978-1-882514-45-8) Softcover, Greenleaf Press, 2008.
The study guide to accompany Famous Men of Greece, also published by Greenleaf Press. The biographies in the Famous Men books can be read aloud to younger students, or read independently by older students.
Discussion questions and vocabularly for the biographies in Famous Men of Rome. ENG. Number of Pages. Greenleaf Press (TN).