These are the texts that our students use. However, middle school is about much more than academics! Learn more about our Middle School Program here.

Language Arts

Excellence In Writing & Bob Jones University

  • Note Taking & Outline
  • Summarizing from Notes
  • Summarizing Narrative Stories
  • Summarizing References
  • Writing from Pictures
  • Library Research Reports – MLA
  • Creative Writing with Structure
  • Writing Dress-Ups
  • Sentence Openers
  • Spelling
  • Vocabulary
  • Traits of Writing
  • Literature: Identifying Themes, Plot, Character Development, Conflict, and Climax.
  • Poetry/Prose Memorization
  • Speech Delivery
  • Literature Studies

Science

Purposeful Design

  • Chemistry
  • Meteorology
  • Geology
  • Ecology
  • Follow scientific method
  • Biology
  • Physical Science
  • Healthy choices
  • Measurement, precision, and accuracy

Math

Saxon

  • Whole Number Concepts and Operations: Numeration; Number Theory; Addition; Subtraction; Multiplication; Division
  • Fraction Concepts and Operations
  • Decimal Concepts and Operations
  • Number Sense, Estimation, and Mental Math: Number Sense; Estimation Strategies; Mental Math Strategies
  • Mathematical Processes: Problem Solving; Reasoning; Connections; Communication
  • Geometry: Plane and Solid Shapes; Classification; Formulas
  • Patterns, Relationships & Algebraic Thinking
  • Measurement, Time & Money: Measurement; Perimeter, Area, Volume; Time; Money
  • Data, Statistics, & Probability: Graphing; Probability; Data & Statistics
  • Ratio, Proportion & Percent Technology: Calculators; Computers

History & Geography

Bob Jones

Heritage Studies 6

  • Map skills
  • Climate; natural resources
  • Topography
  • World history events
  • Empires and kingdoms
  • Trade
  • Currency
  • Religion and philosophy
  • Culture