Mr. Michael Murphy teaches brief, concise, easy-to-follow lessons that survey world history from Creation and ancient civilizations to the modern day world. The engaging video lessons feature dynamic teaching aimed at the homeschool student and integrated with useful graphical information to emphasize the major points presented. Survey the histories of Greek and Roman civilizations, India, Asia, and Africa; then continue on with coverage of the Middle Ages, the Renaissance and the Reformation. Challenge your students to discover the forces, issues, people, and movements that God used to shape our modern world.
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Scheduling Information: 180 Days (156 video + 24 non-video days); lessons average 16 minutes in length.
Each subject includes a printed Student Worksheets/Handouts packet. An abridged Teacher’s Edition and other resources are available when you log in to bjupressonline.com.
Michael Murphy has a bachelor’s degree in history as well as a master’s degree in education with a history emphasis. He has taught World History, United States History, World Geography, and Bible in a traditional classroom for many years. He enjoys coaching mock trial, doing public address at sporting events, and playing golf. But most of all, he enjoys history—both the big themes and little details--and he hopes his students will too as he effectively communicates the course content and infuses a lot of fun into the process.
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