That is the question.
Yes, we will skip – “kinda sorta”. I am tired of doing “advanced” classes that span three grade levels. I am just going to eliminate the eighth grade coursework and aim for dual enrollment in high school.
The eighth grade’s ninth grade coursework is beginning to look a little bit like this …
Abeka Grammar and Composition III, Abeka Spelling and Vocabulary III, Literary Lessons From the Lord of the Rings (instead of Writing Strands Level 6 this time, OMG!) (1)
Health (1/2) and PE 1 (1/
24) sets from Starline Press (1) (a little undecided on this, but possibly) Holt McDougal Geography (1) We are going to pursue a more intensive study of US History with a focus on the modern world instead. Text has not been choosen yet. Holt McDougal Physical or Earth Science (Astronomy & Geology Sets, AO, with enrichment resources) (1)
Alpha Omega LifePac Spanish I with CDs (1)
Memoria Press Traditional Logic with additional supplements (1)
Abeka Guitar & private lessons (1/2)
from Starline Press (1/2)
BJU Algebra I (1)
Total Credits: 8