SEVENTH Grade Classes

 

Bible – 1 credit

The 7th grade Bible course, Heroes of the Faith, walks students through the study of Christian martyrs and heroes that have sacrificed, some even their lives, for the cause of Christ. Throughout the course there are missionary highlights and stories behind Christian hymns and songs. This Bible course also encourages and teaches students the importance of daily Bible reading and Scripture memory. Students will explore a wide range of heroes which include: Gideon, Samuel, Stephen, Paul, Clement of Rome, John Wycliffe, Martin Luther, Matthew Henry, David Brainerd, William Carey, Florence Nightingale, Mary Slessor, C.S. Lewis, Jim and Elisabeth Elliot, and Billy Graham.

Seventh Grade Bible Syllabus

Prerequisites: None

 

English – 1 credit

In 7th grade English, students learn grammar rules that review and build on the foundation prepared in elementary. As middle school students, they will be challenged to build an ever-expanding vocabulary. Students will then incorporate this knowledge into their writing as well as in recognition of terms in various types of published works. The students will find that writing is an integral part of this course. They will learn not only the basics of the writing process, but they will also learn how to create original pieces in a number of different writing genres. Literature, too, is a strong element in this English class. Students will read works from various genres and cultures, and respond to these works by means of projects and response pieces. All discussions throughout this course will come from a Biblical worldview.

English 7 Syllabus

English 7 Reading List

Prerequisites: 6th grade English

 

Math – 1 credit

This course is to be a review of what was learned in 6th grade Math and will prepare the student for the skills and concepts he/she will need to know for pre-algebra. As the student goes through each lesson and unit, he/she will learn important concepts that will help in understanding how to use math as a tool in many applications of both real life problems and in abstract thinking. The student will be given opportunities to practice computation and use higher level thinking skills.

Seventh Grade Math Syllabus

Prerequisites: None

 

History – 1 credit

The Liberty University Online Academy's 7th grade history course, United States History: Civil War to the Modern Era, provides students with exciting and engaging opportunities to explore historical events, people and places that have helped to shape our future. Biblical truths are woven continuously into the course, allowing students to see and experience God and His incredible plan throughout history. The in-depth explorations pave a clear path for students to embrace past history patterns that are preparing them and future generations to be Christ followers. Students will explore a wide range of topics which include: Geography and Map Skills, Civil War, Reconstruction, Reshaping the Nation, Emergence of Modern America, Turmoil and Change, Boom and Bust, World War II, and the Modern Age.

Seventh Grade History Syllabus

Prerequisites: None

 

Life Science – 1 credit

Life Science (SCI 0700) is an amazing journey that allows students to know God better through the study of His creation. This life science course will expand upon previous learning and set the foundation for science in high school. Students need to know the better they learn and understand the concepts presented in the life science course, the easier and more rewarding their high school courses will be. The student's understanding should encompass both the micro and macro aspects of life and this life science course includes both. The major concepts covered are scientific inquiry, cells, organization of life, classification, cell processes, population dynamics, differences between and effects of biotic and abiotic factors, ecosystem dynamics, Genetics and its applications, and change over time (micro-evolution vs. macro-evolution).

Life Science Syllabus and Materials List

Prerequisites: None