Intro to the Bible, Bible basics, and how to study
minimum 6, maximum 16
Pre-requisites for class:
This middle school Bible course will provide your student with basic knowledge of the Scripture through an overview of the entire Bible focusing on main stories and themes. Students will learn how to study the Bible through inductive Bible study helping them form excellent study skills for knowledge, wisdom, and spiritual growth. This course will give them foundational Biblical knowledge needed for the advanced high school course.
Classwork / Homework
The class will consist of lectures and group activities. We will explore the story of God from the Old Testament to the New Testament using stories, videos, and activities to enhance the lesson.
Students will be expected to keep a weekly scripture copy text log, maintain a timeline, and complete minimal homework that reinforces the lesson, which may include short answer, memorization, and the use of basic study skills.
Weekly time commitment: approximately 1-1.5 hours/week
Required Books & Materials
A paper copy of one of the following translations: ESV, NLT, or NIV
Cameron Townsend: Good News in Every Language
by Janet & Geoff Benge
2” binder with loose leaf paper
Pack of 5-tab dividers
One single subject spiral notebook
Must be able to print materials at home