Switched-On Schoolhouse Grade 8

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Grades: 8th

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Product Code: 002-8th

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Switched–On Schoolhouse is a comprehensive, Biblically-based CD-ROM curriculum where children grades 3-12 learn, study and do their schoolwork right on the computer. All the core subjects - Math, Language Arts, Science, History, Geography, and Bible - are included. SOS Provides an interactive learning environment with 3-D animation, video clips, and other multimedia. SOS also features automatic grading, record keeping, and lesson planning with the click of a mouse.

8th Grade Bible Covers:

  • Prayer
  • Sin and salvation
  • Attributes of God
  • Early church leaders
  • Early church history
  • The early churches
  • The book of proverbs
  • Choices
  • Understanding the family

    8th Grade History Covers American History:
  • European backgrounds
  • The colonization of America
  • The War for Independence
  • The emergence of a nation
  • The westward movement
  • The Civil War
  • The industrial nation
  • 20th century world power
  • The United States in a changing world

    8th Grade Language Arts Covers:
  • Communication
  • The English language
  • Punctuation and literature
  • Words and how to use them
  • Correct language usage
  • Language and literature
  • Critical reading and paragraph skills
  • Writing, listening and reading
  • The English language

    8th Grade Math Covers:
  • Place value and sets
  • Factors and multiples
  • Fractions and rounding
  • Fractions and percent
  • Number theory
  • Formulas and geometry
  • Integers
  • The variable
  • Statistics, graphs, and probability
  • Pre-algebra review

    8th Grade Science Covers:
  • Science and society
  • Structure of matter
  • Health and nutrition
  • Energy
  • Machines
  • Balance in nature
  • Science and technology

    Windows Vista
  • 1 GHzProcessor
  • 1 GB Ram
  • 600 MB free hard drive space
  • 1024x768 screen resolution
  • 16 bit color
  • CD-Rom drive
  • Printer recommended

    Windows XP Service Pack 2
  • 500MHz Processor
  • 512 MB Ram
  • 600 MB free hard drive space
  • 1024x768 screen resolution
  • 16 bit color
  • CD-Rom drive
  • Printer recommended

    Typing Instructor:
  • Pentium 133 PC or Higher
  • Microsoft Windows Vista (32bit), XP, ME, 2000
  • 50 MB RAM available
  • 580 MB Hard Drive space (full install)
  • Double speed CD-ROM Drive
  • 800 x 600 16 Bit or higher display
  • 16-bit Sound Card
  • Speakers or Headphones
  • Mouse
  • Internet Connection Recommended
  • Five core subjects
  • Approximately 130 lessons per subject
  • Students guided through lessons at their own pace
  • Most of the grading is automatic
  • Timberdoodle includes free typing program with every boxed set!

  • Individual subjects also available

    Publisher's Information
    Publisher: Alpha Omega Publications
    Made In: USA

  • View PDF's of the Scope & Sequence for all SOS subjects:
    SOS Bible Objectives
    SOS History & Geography Objectives
    SOS Language Arts Objectives
    SOS Math Objectives - Pre-Algebra
    SOS Science Objectives - General Science 2
    SOS Science Supply List
    * All files are in PDF file format and require you to have Adobe Reader installed on your computer in order to view them. Click here to download Adobe Reader for free.


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