Needs List

Our Needs List

Mother Reading to ChildrenLoren Entz (Art and Literature)

By no means a complete list, and if you know of something our school would benefit from, please feel free to give us a call to let us know what your item(s) is/are in advance.  423.920.7300.  Thank you.

If you would like to donate items in memory of, thanksgiving of, celebration of, etc., please let us know and we will make note of and display the individual, group, or company name for recognition.  Anonymous donations are accepted, as well.  Thank you.

Please feel free to peruse our list of needs for the school.  If you can help us in anyway, please feel free to donate whatever items you wish to provide.  Gently used items are as welcome as new items.  We are in the process of setting up accounts with various merchants (Amazon, Ingles, etc.), so please visit soon to click on those sites.  Thank you, and blessings.

If you would like to send your small prepaid order via Amazon or other online or catalogue item(s), please feel free to send package to Mayfield Academy, Post Office Box 731, Athens, TN  37371.  Larger items can be sent to the school with advanced notice.  Thank you.

A Community Effort

Books: Are important, but the list is long, so they have been placed at the bottom.  Thank you.

Art: Materials and mediums of all types.  Pastels, Oils, Acrylics, Watercolors, Clay, Paper, Easels, Paper Bags, Glitter, Pipe Cleaners, etc.

Music:  Instruments (all types from cymbals to a piano), records, cassette tapes, cd’s of classical, folk, decades, children’s songs.

Crafts:  All types.  Ex. Materials for: Knitting, Crocheting, Beadwork, Sewing (Hand and Machine), Leather, Fabrics, Woodworking, Mechanical, etc.

Constructive Sets:  Legos, Tinker Toys, Lincoln Logs, Marbles, Connector Sets, Train Sets, etc.

Games and Puzzles:  The sky’s the limit for children’s and young adult games.  Monopoly, Scrabble, Boggle, Uno, Rook, Chess, Checkers, Backgammon, etc.

Science Equipment: Microscope, Telescope, Binoculars, Magnifying Glasses, Science Models, Collections (bugs, leaves, etc.), Biology, Chemisty, and Physics Sets, etc.

History:  Maps, books, compasses, geographical puzzles and games, trip memorabilia that is no longer wanted, etc.

Math:  Anything related to bringing numbers alive.

Books: by no means an exhaustive list.  Feel free to choose books you enjoyed as a child!  Thank you.

Historical and Scientific Coloring Books, Puzzle Books, etc.

The List below is a preprinted list of Great Books for various levels.  Just click on the title and place an online order.  Thank you.

Nursery School:

Treasury of Mother Goose (Yeatman) and The Real Mother Goose (Wright)

Rackham’s Fairy Tale Coloring Book, Rackham

Rumpelstiltskin – Colors

Cinderella – Shapes

Pinocchio – Hidden Pictures

The Complete Tales of Peter Rabbit – all 23 stories by Beatrix Potter

A Child’s Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson

The Language of Flowers by Kate Greenaway

The Blue Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

The Red Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

The Yellow Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Alphabet Flash Cards

Snow White – Pre-writing Skills – Upper Case Letters

Town Mouse and Country Mouse – Pre-writing Skills – Lower-case Letters

Apple Pie by Kate Greenaway

The Shoemaker and The Elves – Numbers 1-10 and Counting

Number Flash Cards

Wee Sing Lullaby & Nursery Songs: Book and CD

Science Play for Little Hands!

 

Preschool:

Draw Write Now Book One

Draw Write Now BOXED SET

Draw Write Now WORKBOOK

How to Report on Books (Pre-K – K)

Treasury of Mother Goose (Yeatman) and The Real Mother Goose (Wright)

Rackham’s Fairy Tale Coloring Book, Rackham

Rumpelstiltskin, Grimm

The Three Billy Goats Gruff, P.C. Asbjornsen

The Little Red Hen, Diane Muldrow

Rapunzel, Brothers Grimm

Christmas Trolls, Jan Brett

Night Before Christmas, Clement Clarke Moore

A. A. Milne: The Complete Tales and Poems of Winnie the Pooh and The Complete Poems of Winnie the Pooh

The Lilac Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Complete Book of Nonsense by Edward Lear

The Pink Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

The Olive Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

The Violet Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

The Complete Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales – Classical Illustrations

Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales (Arthur Szyk illustrations)

Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

The Burgess Animal Book for Children, Thornton W. Burgess

How to Read a Book with Mortimer Adler and Charles Van Doren (DVD – recommended for parents and teachers)

Learn to Read Pre-K Complete (box sex including DVDs, books, workbooks, etc.)

Saxon Math K Home Study Kit (Teacher’s Guide)

Saxon Home Study Manipulative Kit (used in grades K – 3)

Number Flash Cards

Wee Sing Lullaby & Nursery Songs: Book and CD

Science is Simple: Over 250 Activities

Multimedia:

J.R.R. Tolkien Animated Films Set (The Hobbit/The Lord of the Rings/The Return of the King) (1977)

Classical Mythology: Ulysses (1955), Helen of Troy (1956), Jason and the Argonauts (1963), Clash of the Titans (1981), Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King (2006)

 

Kindergarten:

Draw Write Now Book Two

Draw Write Now BOXED SET

Draw Write Now WORKBOOK

Elfie: Student Book / Elfie: Teacher’s Manual

How to Report on Books (Pre-K – K)

Treasury of Mother Goose (Yeatman) and The Real Mother Goose (Wright)

The Complete Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales – Classical Illustrations and / or Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales (Arthur Szyk illustrations) (grades K – 2)

A. A. Milne: The Complete Tales and Poems of Winnie the Pooh and The Complete Poems of Winnie the Pooh

Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

Annotated Brothers Grimm (grades K – 3)

D’Aulaires Book of Norse Myths, D’Aulaires Book of Trolls, D’Aulaires Book of Greek Myths, Black Ships Before Troy (K – 6)

Who’s That Knocking on Christmas Eve?, Jan Brett

The Prince of Ireland and the Three Magic Stallions

Trouble with Trolls, Jan Brett

Perrault’s Complete Fairy Tales by Charles Perrault

A Child’s Garden of Verse, Robert Louis Stevenson

The Three Billy Goats Gruff, P.C. Asbjornsen

The Story about Ping, Marjorie Flack

The Little Engine that Could, Watty Piper

Stone Soup, Marcia Brown

The Gingerbread Man, Dominique Thibault

Goldilocks And The Three Bears

The Aesop for Children, Il. Milo Winter

Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi (Unabridged)

The Orange Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

The Green Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

The Brown Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

How to Read a Book with Mortimer Adler and Charles Van Doren (DVD – recommended for parents and teachers)

Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame

Ancient Civilizations – Prehistory to Ancient Peoples

Usborne Picture World History Dinosaurs

Coloring Book of Dinosaurs

Riggs Institute’s Phonetic Flashcards (Alphabet and Phonograms)

Learn to Read Kindergarten Complete (includes DVDs, books, etc.)

Spelling Connections: Grade K

Zaner Bloser Handwriting: Grade K

Saxon Math 1 Homeschool Kit

Saxon Home Study Manipulative Kit (used in grades K – 2)

Number Flash Cards

Saxon Math 1 Teacher’s Edition

The Mozart Effect: Vol. 1-3 CD Set

Science is Simple: Over 250 Activities

Foreign: Language:

German for Children, Catherine Bruzzone

First Thousand Words in German, Heather Amery

Teach Me German, Judy Mahony

Frohliche Weihnachten, Linda Rauenhorst

Multimedia:

J.R.R. Tolkien Animated Films Set (The Hobbit/The Lord of the Rings/The Return of the King) (1977)

Classical Mythology: Ulysses (1955), Helen of Troy (1956), Jason and the Argonauts (1963), Clash of the Titans (1981), Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King (2006)

Medieval: The Black Shield of Falworth

 

First Grade:

Draw Write Now Book Three

Draw Write Now BOXED SET

Draw Write Now WORKBOOK

NG: Map Essentials

NG: Map Essentials: Teacher’s Manual

NG: Big Book of Maps (grades 1 – 3) (alternate product)

NG: Map of Europe

Map Essentials Student Response Workbook 1

Elfie: Student Book / Elfie: Teacher’s Manual

How to Report on Books (Grades 1 – 2)

The Complete Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales – Classical Illustrations and / or Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales (Arthur Szyk illustrations) (grades K – 2)

Annotated Brothers Grimm (grades K – 3)

D’Aulaires Book of Norse Myths, D’Aulaires Book of Trolls, D’Aulaires Book of Greek Myths, Black Ships Before Troy (K – 6)

Learning to read series (1st – 3rd): The Greeks (Steele), The Romans (Steele), Middle Ages (Steele), Greek Cities (Steele), Medieval Markets (Steele), The Saxons (Steele), Cavaliers and Roundheads (Steele), Normans (Steele), and Tudor Merchant (Steele).

Aesop: Complete Fables or The Aesop for Children, Il. Milo Winter

Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling

Water Babies by Charles Kingsley

Viking Tales, Jennie Hall

Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling

King of the Golden River, John Ruskin

The Crimson Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Saint George and the Dragon, Margaret Hodges

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll

The Grey Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

How to Read a Book with Mortimer Adler and Charles Van Doren (DVD – recommended for parents and teachers)

A Child’s History of the World, V. M. Hillyer (grades 1 – 4)

Coloring Book of Ancient Rome

Learn to Read First Grade Complete (includes DVDs, books, etc.)

Spelling Connections: Level 1

English from the Roots Up: Vol. 1

English from the Roots Up: Vol. 1 Flashcards

Shurley Grammar 1 Homeschool Version (includes Teacher Manual, Student Workbook and CD)

Zaner Bloser Handwriting: Grade 1

Shurley English Level 1 Practice Booklet (not included in the Shurley English kit)

Shurley Grammar 1 Extra Student Workbook for new Homeschool Version

Saxon Math Homeschool Kit 2

Saxon Home Study Manipulative Kit (used in grades K – 2)

Saxon Math 2 Teacher’s Edition

Usborne First Book of the Recorder (includes a recorder and book)

HSP Science Grade 1, Michael J. Bell

HSP Science Grade 1, Assessment Guide

Foreign Language:

Muzzy Level 1 German BBC Language Course (alternate product)

Usborne Picture Dictionary in German, ed. Fiona Chandler

Frohliche Weihnachten, Linda Rauenhorst

Multimedia:

J.R.R. Tolkien Animated Films Set (The Hobbit/The Lord of the Rings/The Return of the King) (1977)

Classical Mythology: Ulysses (1955), Helen of Troy (1956), Jason and the Argonauts (1963), Clash of the Titans (1981), Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King (2006)

Medieval: The Black Shield of Falworth

 

Second Grade:

Draw Write Now Book Four

Draw Write Now BOXED SET

Draw Write Now WORKBOOK

NG: Map Essentials 2

NG: Map Essentials 2, Teacher’s Manual

NG: Big Book of Maps (grades 1 – 3) (alternate product)

NG: Map of Medieval Europe

Elfie: Student Book / Elfie: Teacher’s Manual

How to Report on Books (Grades 1 – 2)

The Complete Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales – Classical Illustrations and / or Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales (Arthur Szyk illustrations) (grades K – 2)

D’Aulaires Book of Norse Myths, D’Aulaires Book of Trolls, D’Aulaires Book of Greek Myths, Black Ships Before Troy (K – 6)

Learning to read series (1st – 3rd): The Greeks (Steele), The Romans (Steele), Middle Ages (Steele), Greek Cities (Steele), Medieval Markets (Steele), The Saxons (Steele), Cavaliers and Roundheads (Steele), Normans (Steele), and Tudor Merchant (Steele).

Biographies (2nd – 4th): Who Was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? (McDonough), Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare (Stanley), Michelangelo (Stanley), Starry Messenger: Galileo Galilei (Sis), Darwin (McGinty)

Celtic Myths and Legends, Joan C. Verniero, or Irish Fairy Tales, James Stephens (Il. Arthur Rackham) (grades 2 – 3)

The Greeks, Steel

Westward Ho!, Charles Kingsley

Smoky the Cowhorse by Will James

Laura Ingalls Wilder: Little House in the Big Woods, Little House on the Prairie, Farmer Boy, On the Banks of Plum Creek, By the Shores of Silver Lake, The Long Winter, Little Town on the Prairie, These Happy Golden Years

Heidi by Johanna Spyri

Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgeson Burnett

King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, Howard Pyle

The Little Duke, Charlotte Mary Yonge

Columbus, Ingri Daulaire

Leif the Lucky, Ingri Daulaire

Arabian Nights (ed. Andrew Lang)

How to Read a Book with Mortimer Adler and Charles Van Doren (DVD – recommended for parents and teachers)

A Child’s History of the World, V. M. Hillyer (grades 1 – 4)

Our Island Story, H. E. Marshall

Famous Men of the Middle Ages, John H Haaren

Coloring Book of the Middle Ages

Shurley Grammar 2 (includes Teacher Manual, Student Workbook and CD)

Shurley English Level 2 Practice Booklet (not included in the Shurley English kit)

Shurley Grammar Level 2 Extra Student Workbook for Homeschool Version

Zaner Bloser Handwriting: 2nd Grade (cursive)

English from the Roots Up: Vol. 1

English from the Roots Up: Vol. 1 Flashcards

Learn to Read Second Grade Complete (includes DVDs, books, etc.)

Saxon Math 3 Home Study Kit

Saxon Home Study Manipulative Kit (used in grades K – 2)

Saxon Math 3: Teacher’s Manual

Hayes Book 1: Music Puzzlers

Classical Masterpieces of the Millennium

HSP Science Grade 2, Michael J. Bell

HSP Science Grade 2, Assessment Guide

Foreign Language:

Muzzy Level 1 German BBC Language Course (alternate product)

Die Farbe, Pierre-Marie Valat

Der Fuchs sucht seine Socken, Julia Donaldson

Usborne Picture Dictionary in German, ed. Fiona Chandler

Frohliche Weihnachten, Linda Rauenhorst

Multimedia:

J.R.R. Tolkien Animated Films Set (The Hobbit/The Lord of the Rings/The Return of the King) (1977)

Classical Mythology: Ulysses (1955), Helen of Troy (1956), Jason and the Argonauts (1963), Clash of the Titans (1981), Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King (2006)

Medieval: The Black Shield of Falworth

 

Third Grade:

Draw Write Now Book Five, ed. Marie Hablitzel

Draw Write Now BOXED SET

Draw Write Now WORKBOOK

NG: Map Essentials 3

NG: Big Book of Maps (grades 1 – 3) (alternate product)

NG: Map of Europe

Kio & Gus (3rd-4th grades), Matthew Lipman

Kio & Gus Teacher’s Manual

How to Report on Books (Grades 3 – 4), ed. Jill Norris

D’Aulaires Book of Norse Myths, D’Aulaires Book of Trolls, D’Aulaires Book of Greek Myths, Black Ships Before Troy (K – 6)

Learning to read series (1st – 3rd): The Greeks (Steele), The Romans (Steele), Middle Ages (Steele), Greek Cities (Steele), Medieval Markets (Steele), The Saxons (Steele), Cavaliers and Roundheads (Steele), Normans (Steele), and Tudor Merchant (Steele).

Biographies (2nd – 4th): Who Was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? (McDonough), Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare (Stanley), Michelangelo (Stanley), Starry Messenger: Galileo Galilei(Sis), Darwin (McGinty)

Annotated Brothers Grimm (grades K – 3)

Celtic Myths and Legends, Joan C. Verniero, or Irish Fairy Tales, James Stephens (Il. Arthur Rackham) (grades 2 – 3)

Hereward the Wake, Charles Kingsley

Harald the Ruthless: The Saga of the Last Viking Warrior, Andrea Hopkins

The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann Wyss

Men of Iron, Howard Pyle

Michelangelo, Diane Stanley

Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare, Diane Stanley

Log of the Cowboy by Andy Adams

Cautionary Verses by Hilaire Belloc

Otto of the Silver Hand, Howard Pyle

The Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald

The Princess and Curdie by George MacDonald

The Lost World by Sir Arthur Doyle

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgeson Burnett

Black Beauty by Anna Sewell

Tales from Shakespeare, Charles and Mary Lamb

Treasure Island (unabridged), by Robert Louis Stevenson

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe: The Chronicles of Narnia, C.S. Lewis

A Child’s History of the World, V. M. Hillyer (grades 2 – 4)

The Story of Mankind, Hendrik Willem Van Loon (grades 3 – 6)

Story Of Inventions, Frank P. Bachman

The Ancient Romans, Allison Lassieur

Moments in History: Ancient Egypt, Shirley Jordan

D’Aulaires Book of Norse Myths

The Complete National Geographic, 108 Years

Shurley Grammar, Level 3 (includes Teacher Manual, Student Workbook and CD)

Shurley English Level 3 Practice Booklet (not included in the Shurley English kit)

Shurley Grammar, Level 3, Literature Selections

Zaner Bloser: Handwriting, 3rd Grade & Zaner Bloser Handwriting Grade 3 Cursive

Saxon Math Homeschool 5/4 Complete Set, Stephen Hake (including test booklet and solutions manual)

Complete Classical Music Library: The Masters, Vol. 1

Learning About Gregorian Chant CD

Stories of the Great Composers (Book & CD), June Montgomery

Physics Lab in the Home, Robert Friedhoffer

HSP Science Grade 3, Michael J. Bell

HSP Science Grade 3, Assessment Guide

Foreign Language:

Muzzy Level 2 German BBC Language Course

Usborne Picture Dictionary in German, ed. Fiona Chandler

Multimedia:

J.R.R. Tolkien Animated Films Set (The Hobbit/The Lord of the Rings/The Return of the King) (1977)

Classical Mythology: Ulysses (1955), Helen of Troy (1956), Jason and the Argonauts (1963), Clash of the Titans (1981), Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King (2006)

 

Fourth Grade:

Draw Write Now Book Six

Draw Write Now BOXED SET

Draw Write Now WORKBOOK

NG: Map Essentials 4

NG: Map of Europe

Ancient Civilizations Wall Maps

Kio & Gus (3rd-4th grades), Matthew Lipman

Kio & Gus Teacher’s Manual

How to Report on Books (Grades 3 – 4), ed. Jill Norris

Biographies (2nd – 4th): Who Was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? (McDonough), Bard of Avon: The Story of William Shakespeare (Stanley), Michelangelo (Stanley), Starry Messenger: Galileo Galilei (Sis), Darwin (McGinty)

D’Aulaires Book of Norse Myths, D’Aulaires Book of Trolls, D’Aulaires Book of Greek Myths, Black Ships Before Troy (K – 6)

A Child’s History of the World, V. M. Hillyer (grades 1 – 4)

Annotated Brothers Grimm (grades K – 4)

Captains Courageous by Rudyard Kipling

Tales from Shakespeare, Charles and Mary Lamb

Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne

The Boy Knight by G. A. Henty

Story of a Bad Boy by Thomas Bailey Aldrich

Beric the Briton: A Story of the Roman Invasion by G. A. Henty

The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain

A Tale of the Western Plains by G. A. Henty

Call of the Wild, White Fang, and Other Stories by Jack London

Otto of the Silver Hand by Howard Pyle

The Chessman of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs (Optional: Books 1 – 3, & Book 4)

Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson

Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe

The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood by Howard Pyle

A Child’s History of the World, V. M. Hillyer (grades 2 – 4)

The Story of Mankind, Hendrik Willem Van Loon (grades 3 – 6)

The Story of the Greeks, H.A. Guerber

Famous Men of Greece by John H. Haaren and A.B. Poland

The Tale of Troy, Roger Lancelyn Green

The Black Ships Before Troy, Rosemary Sutcliff

Usborne Illustrated History of the Greeks, ed. Susan Peach

Spend the day in Ancient Greece, Linda Honan

Usborne Illustrated Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece, ed. Jane Chisholm

The Heroes; or, Greek Fairy Tales: For My Children by Charles Kingsley

D’Aulaires Book of Greek Myths

Wall Chart of Greek Gods

Vocabu-lit Book F: Building Vocabulary Through Literature (hardcover)

Shurley Grammar 4 (includes Teacher Manual, Student Workbook and CD)

Shurley English Level 4 Practice Booklet (not included in the Shurley English kit)

Spencerian Penmanship (includes theory book and 5 booklets), Platt Rogers Spencer

Saxon Math 6 / 5: Homeschool Complete Set, Stephen Hake (including test booklet and solutions manual)

Meet the Great Composers: Book 1 and CD, Maurice Hinson

Meet the Great Composers: Book 2 and CD, Maurice Hinson

Complete Classical Music Library: The Baroque, Vol. 1

HSP Science Grade 4, Michael J. Bell

HSP Science Grade 4, Assessment Guide

Foreign Language:

Rosetta Stone Homeschool German Level 1

Learning Songs & Traditions in German, Linda Rauenhorst

German Vocabulary Cards & Let’s Learn German Picture Dictionary, Marlene Goodman

Tamburin – Level 1 German

Tamburin – Level 1: Arbeitsbuch 1

Tamburin – Level 1: Cds

Cambridge Latin: Unit 1 (workbook)

Multimedia:

J.R.R. Tolkien Animated Films Set (The Hobbit/The Lord of the Rings/The Return of the King) (1977)

Classical Mythology: Ulysses (1955), Helen of Troy (1956), Jason and the Argonauts (1963), Clash of the Titans (1981), Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King (2006)

 

Fifth Grade:

Draw Write Now Book Seven

Draw Write Now Book Eight

Draw Write Now BOXED SET

Draw Write Now WORKBOOK

NG: Map Essentials 5

NG: Map of Europe

Ancient Civilizations Wall Maps

Harry Stottlemier’s Discovery, Matthew Lipman

Philosophy for Kids, David A. White

How to Report on Books (Grades 5 – 6), ed. Jill Norris

The Hobbit, J.R.R. Tolkien & Maps of Middle Earth

D’Aulaires Book of Norse Myths, D’Aulaires Book of Trolls, D’Aulaires Book of Greek Myths, Black Ships Before Troy (K – 6)

Hans Brinker by Mary Mapes Dogdes

In Freedom’s Cause by G. A. Henty

The Story of King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table, Howard Pyle

Puck Of Pook’s Hill, Rudyard Kipling

From the Earth to the Moon by Jules Verne

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll

Edgar Rice Burroughs: Tarzan of the Apes or Jungle Tales of Tarzan

Andy Adams: Wells Brothers: the young Cattle Kings or Campfire Stories

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, Marc D. Falkoff

20,000 leagues under the Sea by Jules Verne

Falcons of France, James Norman Hall

The Story of Mankind, Hendrik Willem Van Loon (grades 3 – 6)

The Story of the Romans, H. A. Guerber

Famous Men of Rome by John H. Haaren and A.B. Poland

Famous Men of Rome Student Guide, Cheryl Lowe

Famous Men of Rome Teacher Guide (w/ answers key), Cheryl Lowe

Usborne Illustrated Encyclopedia of Ancient Rome, Tim Wood

City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction, David MacAulay

Spend the Day in Ancient Rome, Linda Honan

The Complete National Geographic, 108 Years

Shurley Grammar 5 (includes Teacher Manual, Student Workbook and CD)

Shurley English Level 5 Practice Booklet (not included in the Shurley English kit)

Shurley Grammar Level 5 Literature Selections

VocabuLit – G Student Workbook

VocabuLit G Teacher’s Manual (plus glossary)

Saxon Math 7 / 6: Homeschool Set (kit with text, test/answer booklet and solutions manual)

Let’s Meet Famous Composers, Harriet Kinghorn

Complete Classical Music Library: The Symphonies, Vol. 1

The Fairy-Land of Science, Arabella B. Buckley

Great Astronomers, R. S. Ball

Physics Lab in a Housewares Store, Robert Friedhoffer

HSP Science Grade 5, Michael J. Bell

HSP Science Grade 5, Assessment Guide

Foreign Language:

Continuing German in Grade Five” (PDF Teacher’s Guide)

Rosetta Stone Homeschool German Level 2 (If new to German, use level 1. If less advanced, use a lower level.)

Learning Songs & Traditions in German, Linda Rauenhorst

German Vocabulary Cards & Let’s Learn German Picture Dictionary, Marlene Goodman

Tamburin – Level 2 German (If new to German, use level 1.)

Tamburin – Level 2: Arbeitsbuch

Tamburin – Level 2: Cds

Cambridge Latin: Unit 2 (workbook) (If new to Latin, use level 1.)

Cassell’s Latin Dictionary (grades 5 – 8)

Multimedia:

J.R.R. Tolkien Animated Films Set (The Hobbit/The Lord of the Rings/The Return of the King) (1977)

Roman City, David MacAulay

Helen of Troy

Iliad and the Trojan War

Jason and the Argonauts

Art of the Western World (1989)

 

Sixth Grade:

NG: Map Essentials (grades 6 – 8)

NG: Map Essentials (6 – 8) Teacher’s Manual

NG: Map of Medieval Europe

Ancient Civilizations Wall Maps

Harry Stottlemier’s Discovery, Matthew Lipman

Philosophy for Kids, David A. White

Art in Focus (grades 6 – 8), ed. Gene A. Mittler

How to Report on Books (grades 5 – 6), ed. Jill Norris

D’Aulaires Book of Norse Myths, D’Aulaires Book of Trolls, D’Aulaires Book of Greek Myths, Black Ships Before Troy (K – 6)

The Fellowship of the Ring, J.R.R. Tolkien & Maps of Middle Earth

Age of the Fable, Thomas Bullfinch

Under Drake’s Flag by G. A. Henty

In the Reign of Terror by G. A. Henty

Captains Courageous by Rudyard Kipling

Sketchbook by Washington Irving

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Evangeline by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Main-Travelled Roads by Hamlin Garland

Animal Farm, George Orwell

Where the Red Fern Grows, Wilson Rawls

Gene Stratton-Porter: Michael O’Halloran or A Girl of the Limberlost

Mysterious Island by Jules Verne

Augustus Caesar’s World, Genevieve Foster

The Story of Mankind, Hendrik Willem Van Loon (grades 3 – 6)

The Roman and the Teuton, Kingsely

Bulfinch’s Medieval Mythology, Thomas Bulfinch

Legends of Charlemagne & the Age of Chivalry, Thomas Bulfinch

Castle, David Macaulay

Cathedral, David Macaulay

Castles And Palaces of Europe, Ulrike Schober

Castles and Fortified Cities of Medieval Europe, Jean-denis Lepage

Everyday Life in Medieval Europe, Neil Morris

Make this Medieval Castle

The Complete National Geographic, 108 Years

VocabuLit – H Student Book

VocabuLit – H Teacher’s Manual (plus glossary)

Shurley Grammar 6

Shurley English Level 6 Teacher’s Manual (teacher’s manual, student workbook, CD)

Saxon Math 8 / 7: Homeschool Set (includes text, answer/test book and solutions manual)

Archimedes and the Door of Science, Jeanne Bendick

Galileo and the Magic Numbers, Sidney Rosen

The Sea Around Us, Rachel L. Carson

Secrets of the Universe: Discovering the Universal Laws of Science, Paul Fleisher

HSP Science Grade 6, Michael J. Bell

HSP Science Reading Support and Homework: grade 6

HSP Science Grade 6, Assessment Guide

Advanced Earth Science or Earth Science (6 – 8, online course – can be used in addition to or in place of HSP Science grade 6)

Foreign Language:

Rosetta Stone Homeschool German Level 3 (If new to German, use level 1. If less advanced, use a lower level.)

Tamburin – Level 3 German (If new to German, use level 1.)

Tamburin – Level 3: Arbeitsbuch

Tamburin – Level 3: Cds

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary (reference grades 6 – 12), ed. M Clark

Die Ritterburg, Meyers

Cambridge Latin: Unit 3 (workbook) (If new to Latin, use level 1.)

Cassell’s Latin Dictionary (grades 5 – 8)

Multimedia:

Castle, David Macaulay

Cathedral, David Macaulay

Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King (2006)

Helen of Troy

Ulysses

Art of the Western World (1989)

 

Seventh Grade:

NG: Map Essentials (grades 6 – 8)

NG: Map Essentials (6 – 8) Teacher’s Manual

Art in Focus (grades 6 – 8), ed. Gene A. Mittler and/or The Story of Painting: From Cave Painting to Modern Times, Horst W. Janson (grades 7 – 8)

The Once and Future King, T. H. White

Wulf the Saxon by G. A. Henty

Beowulf, ed. Burton Raffel

The Story of Sigurd the Volsung, William Morris

Knight’s Fee, Rosemary Sutcliff

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, ed. Burton Raffel

The Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1918, Quiller-Couch (grades 7-8, 11-12) (other copies)

The Two Towers, J.R.R. Tolkien & Maps of Middle Earth

A knight of the White cross; a tale of the siege of Rhodes, G. A. Henty

The Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Stories, H.P. Lovecraft

The Lost Prince, Francis Hodgson Burnett

Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne

Two Years before the Mast by Richard Henry Dana

Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens

Comedy of Errors by Shakespeare

Robert Louis Stevenson: The Silverado Squatters or Across the Plains

Stratton-Porter: The Harvester or Freckles

The Brendan Voyage: Across the Atlantic in a Leather Boat, Tim Severin

With the Lee in Virginia by G. A. Henty

Penrod by Booth Tarkington

Rudyard Kipling: The Complete Stalky (required) and Kim (optional)

Alfred the Great, John Asser

Albion’s Seed: Four British Folkways in America, David Hackett Fischer (grades 7 – 8)

This Country of Ours: A Classic United States History Book, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall (grades 7 – 8)

A History of the American People, Paul Johnson (grades 7 – 8)

Re-Forging America: The Story Of Our Nationhood, T. Lothrop Stoddard (grades 7 – 8)

Roots Of American Order, Russell Kirk

The Complete National Geographic, 108 Years

Shurley Grammar Level 7 Homestudy Kit (includes Teacher Manual, Student Workbook and CD)

Shurley English Level 7 Practice Booklet (not included in the Shurley English kit)

VocabuLit -Book I Student Workbook

VocabuLit – Book I Teacher’s Manual

Reference Books, grades 7 – 12: Oxford Concise English Dictionary, Oxford Dictionary & Thesaurus, Concise Dictionary of English Etymology (Skeat), Chicago Manual of Style, Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, Oxford Classical Dictionary (2nd ed.), and Norse Mythology

Critical Thinking, Book 1, Anita Harnadek

Critical Thinking, Book 1, Teacher’s Manual, Anita Harnadek

Algebra 1/2: An Incremental Development Homeschool Kit, John Saxon

Algebra 1/2 2e Solution Manual

The Enjoyment of Music: An Introduction to Perceptive Listening w/4 CDs and Student Resource DVD (grades 7 – 8), Joseph Machlis

Advanced Life Science or Life Science (6 – 8, online course)

Foreign Language:

(Students completely new to German, use: Der Grüne Max 1: Student Book; Wbk w/ CD; Audio CD; Teacher Guide)

Rosetta Stone Homeschool German Level 4 (If new to German, use level 1. If less advanced, use a lower level.)

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary (reference grades 6 – 12), ed. M Clark

Latin for Americans Level 1 Student Edition (Workbook) (Teacher’s Edition)

Latin Vocabulary Cards (grades 7 – 8)

Cassell’s Latin Dictionary (grades 5 – 8)

Multimedia:

Helen of Troy

Iliad and the Trojan War

Art of the Western World (1989)

 

Eighth Grade:

NG: Map Essentials (grades 6 – 8)

NG: Map Essentials (6 – 8) Teacher’s Manual

Art in Focus (grades 6 – 8), ed. Gene A. Mittler and/or The Story of Painting: From Cave Painting to Modern Times, Horst W. Janson (grades 7 – 8)

The Return of the King, J.R.R. Tolkien & Maps of Middle Earth

A Taste of Chaucer, Selections from The Canterbury Tales, Anne Malcolmson

Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott

Rob Roy by Sir Walter Scott

Kenilworth by Sir Walter Scott

The Count of Monte Cristo, Alexander Dumas

The Talisman, Sir Walter Scott

Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

G.A. Henty: The Lion of the North

James Fenimore Cooper: The Two Admirals and Pilot: A Tale of the Sea

Charles Dickens: A Tale of Two Cities, Great Expectations, David Copperfield, Barnaby Rudge

The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Doyle

Stratton-Porter: A Daughter of the Land or At the Foot of the Rainbow

The Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1918, Quiller-Couch (grades 7-8, 11-12) (other copies)

Mr. Midshipman Easy by Frederick Marryat

Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes, Edith Hamilton

Albion’s Seed: Four British Folkways in America, David Hackett Fischer (grades 7 – 8)

This Country of Ours: A Classic United States History Book, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall (grades 7 – 8)

A History of the American People, Paul Johnson (grades 7 – 8)

Albion’s Seed, David Hackett Fischer

Reference Books, grades 7 – 12: Oxford Concise English Dictionary, Oxford Dictionary & Thesaurus, Concise Dictionary of English Etymology (Skeat), Chicago Manual of Style, Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, Oxford Classical Dictionary (2nd ed.), and Norse Mythology

Shurley Grammar Level 8

Shurley Grammar Teacher’s Manual

VocabuLit Book J Student Workbook

VocabuLit J Teacher’s Manual

Critical Thinking, Book 2, Anita Harnadek

Critical Thinking, Book 2, Teacher’s Manual, Anita Harnadek

Elementary Algebra, Harold R. Jacobs

A Teacher’s Guide to Elementary Algebra, Harold R. Jacobs

Test Masters for Elementary Algebra, Harold R. Jacobs

Saxon Algebra I Home Study Kit (includes the student text, the tests, and the answer key)

Algebra 1: An Incremental Development Solutions Manual, John Saxon

The Enjoyment of Music: An Introduction to Perceptive Listening w/4 CDs and Student Resource DVD (grades 7 – 8), Joseph Machlis

Advanced Physical Science or Physical Science (6 – 8, online course)

Foreign Language:

Rosetta Stone Homeschool German Level 5 (If new to German, use level 1. If less advanced, use a lower level.)

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary (reference grades 6 – 12), ed. M Clark

Latin for Americans, Level 2, Student Edition (Workbook) (Teacher’s Edition)

Latin Vocabulary Cards (grades 7 – 8)

Cassell’s Latin Dictionary (grades 5 – 8)

Multimedia:

Art of the Western World (1989)