For You They Signed Curriculum can be used with high schoolers to teach them history and character at the same time. It is crucial that we arm our young people with the truth about the founders who started this great nation. In 1776, 56 men signed their names on a document that they knew might well mean their certain deaths as traitors to England. Standing on principles of faith and liberty, these men forged a powerful call for freedom and human dignity still resonating today in America. Yet, historical revisionists have distorted or attempted to wipe away every trace of this nation`s Christian heritage, including the heartfelt faith of these founding fathers.
More than simply facts and figures, For You They Signed provides an abundance of resources within one volume, including: , over 90 illustrations, biographical summaries, and insightful quotes, character quality definitions, Patrick Henry`s speech delivered to the signers, the Christian nature of state constitutions, and the Christian nature of America`s universities. Thought-provoking questions are supplied within the text to help your young person retain what they are learning.
The Declaration of Independence remains one of history`s most enduring achievements, and this text will help your young person learn to value those freedoms these men fought for in an insightfully fresh way. It will also assist you in catching the God-given vision of these faithful new Americans, igniting a fire for your family for generations to come! Here is a volume that should be found in every private and public library in America...a meticulously documented look back to the true birth of our nation.
They pledged their lives, their fortunes, and their sacred honor so we could be free!
Endorsed by Christian historian, David Barton of Wallbuilders! This beautiful volume gives you the tools you need to train up young nation-changers.
Can be used by junior high through adults or as a family together! For You They Signed Curriculum includes For You They Signed a 400 plus page, hard cover book, For You They Signed Activity Book-downloadable book, and For You They Signed Flashcards of the signers with Scripture verses. A years worth of history and character studies!
For You They Signed Flashcards- one for each of the 56 signers of the Declararation of Independence. Your young person will learn what each signer looked like, as well as which character quality his life exemplified and a Bible verse to learn as well. Learn to identify the men who sacrificed to birth this nation!
A free 180 pg. e-book is available with purchase of For You They Signed. It contains coloring pages of the signers, Scripture verses for memory, and fun quizzes to help retain information learned. There is a code in your book under "Suggestions for Use" section. Just add For You They Signed Activity book to your cart, go to checkout and use the code in your book to access the e-book. It will be free.
Christian Heritage Parent Lesson Planner is also included with this package to help you in scheduling the best way to work through the book.
- Weekly Lesson Schedule
- Student Worksheets
- Answer Key
Features: Each suggested weekly schedule has three to four easy-to-manage lessons which combine reading, worksheets, and vocabulary-building opportunities. Designed to allow your student to be independent, materials in this resource are divided by section so you can remove quizzes, tests, and answer keys before beginning the coursework. As always, you are encouraged to adjust the schedule and materials needed to in order to best work within your educational program.
Workflow: Students will read the pages in their book and then complete each section of the PLP. Tests are given at regular intervals with space to record each grade. If used with younger students, they may be given the option of taking open book tests.
Lesson Scheduling: Space is given for assignment dates. There is flexibility in scheduling. For example, the parent may opt for a M–W schedule rather than a M, W, F schedule. Each week listed has five days but due to vacations the school work week may not be M–F. Adapt the days to your school schedule. As the student completes each assignment, he/she should put an “X” in the box.