Mariah learns best by living books. We will be focusing on Mariah applying herself to her studies.
Ignatius Study Bible – x 1/week, also memorise 1 verse/week
Weekly narrations on each of Mariah’s Readings of ‘Inspirational’ subjects. These are: Faith, science, history & geography.
Studied Dictation & Spelling
‘Highschool’ spelling list of difficult words.
Grammar and Composition
*Daily grammar and composition session with Mum, will also cover essay writing using selections from our home library.
Watch one play of choice on DVD per Term
Drama – Read A Man for All Seasons – Robert Bolt with Malachi
|English Poetry – read, enjoy|
Memorise/Recite – 1 poem/week
|How To Read a Book, by Mortimer Adler|
Fr Brown – GK Chesterton
A Long Way from Welcome – Echo Lewis
The Weka- Feather Cloak – Leo Madigan
The Rose Round – Meriol Trevor
They Loved to Laugh – Kathryn Worth
1000 Good Books List
Main text – ??
Age of Discovery – Synge
The Code Book for Young People: How to Make It, Break It, Hack It, Crack It by Simon Singh
Galileo’s Daughter, by Dava Sobel
A More Perfect Heaven & The Planets by Dava Sobel
A Briefer History of Time, by Stephen Hawking
Girl of the Limberlost – Gene Stratton Porter
My Side of the Mountain – Jean Craighead George
Australian Nature Studies – JA Leach
Be familiar with Word, Excel, powerpoint etc