Exploring America

Looking for a complete high school history curriculum?

Exploring America by Ray Notgrass is an American history high school curriculum. It provides one full-year of credit in American history, English (literature and composition), and Bible.

Your high school student will gain a rich understanding of our nation's past by reading the history narrative and primary source documents, reading classic American literature, completing writing assignments and hands-on projects, and studying what the Bible says about issues and ideas in history.

Here are the components you can choose from to create your bundle:

Exploring America Curriculum PackageCurriculum Package

The Curriculum Package includes Exploring America Part 1 and Part 2, American Voices (a collection of original source documents), and Guide for Parents. This package gives you all of the lessons and assignments you need to complete the course, but it does not include any review or test material or the recommended literature.

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Exploring America Student Review PackStudent Review Pack

The Student Review Pack includes the Student Review, with daily review questions, and literature review questions; the Quiz and Exam Book, with a quiz for each unit and six exams; and the Answer Key.

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Exploring America Literature PackageLiterature Package

The Literature Package includes the twelve books assigned as part of the English credit. The set includes six novels, five biographies and personal narratives, and a collection of short stories.

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Exploring America BundleExploring America Bundle

This bundle includes all of the books listed above. You get the Curriculum Package, Student Review Pack, and Literature Package. You'll have everything you need for your student to earn a year of credit in American history, English, and Bible.

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Exploring America Audio SupplementExploring America Audio Supplement

The Exploring America Audio Supplement is great for busy moms, siblings learning together, auditory learners, students with special needs, and families on the go. It does not replace the printed curriculum but is intended to be used alongside it. The audio recordings contain the full text of each lesson, except for the list of lesson assignments at the end.

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