Grade 8 Complete Kit

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In grade 8, your child will read literature selections from other cultures and evaluate them from a biblical worldview in Excursions in Literature. He or she will learn about American history in The American Republic and study about the earth, minerals, and water in Earth Science. In Writing & Grammar 8, your child will hone his or her writing skills with a business letter, a news story, a character profile, and more. Finally, Pre-Algebra will prepare your child for advanced algebra courses.

The BJU Press curriculum aims to teach for understanding and to develop your child’s critical thinking skills with high-interest materials that also encourage a love of learning. Each subject is presented in light of biblical truth in order to encourage the development of a biblical worldview.

When you purchase a complete kit, you receive all of the essential student and teacher materials for American Republic, Excursions in Literature, Writing & Grammar 8, Earth Science, and Pre-Algebra—26 products total. Not only do you save money but you also gain the strength of a unified curriculum. Though choosing textbooks from many sources may seem to provide flexibility and customization, using a complete curriculum of BJU Press materials lets students focus on learning rather than on navigating yet another perspective. BJU Press textbooks provide consistency in scriptural and academic standards—every subject, every grade. And our teacher’s editions and ancillary materials allow for generous flexibility and customization within a unified biblical worldview.

Please note that this kit is not compatible with Distance Learning.

  • Author - BJU Press
  • Copyright Year - 2012
  • Format - kit
  • Grade Level - 8
  • Publisher - BJU Press

Grade 8 Complete Kit

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American Republic Student Text (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $55.00
American Republic Student Activity Manual (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $28.33
American Republic Tests (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $15.00
Excursions in Literature Student Text (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $53.89
Excursions in Literature Tests (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $15.00
Writing & Grammar 8 Student Worktext (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $28.33
Writing & Grammar 8 Tests (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $15.00
Pre-Algebra Student Text (2nd ed.) (In Stock) $51.39
Pre-Algebra Student Activities Manual (2nd ed.) (In Stock) $18.33
Pre-Algebra Tests (2nd ed.) (In Stock) $15.00
Earth Science Student Text (4th ed.) (In Stock) $61.11
Earth Science Student Lab Manual (4th ed.) (In Stock) $27.22
Earth Science Tests (4th ed.) (In Stock) $15.00
American Republic Teacher's Edition with CD (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $68.61
American Republic Student Activities Manual Answer Key (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $34.17
American Republic Test Answer Key (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $10.83
Excursions in Literature Teacher's Edition with CD (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $64.72
Excursions in Literature Tests Answer Key (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $10.83
Writing & Grammar 8 Teacher's Edition (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $66.39
Writing & Grammar 8 Tests Answer Key (3rd ed.) (In Stock) $10.83
Pre-Algebra Teacher's Edition with CD (2nd ed.) (In Stock) $66.39
Pre-Algebra Activities Manual Teacher's Edition with CD (2nd ed.) (In Stock) $35.56
Pre-Algebra Tests Answer Key (2nd ed.) (In Stock) $10.83
Earth Science Teacher's Edition with CD (4th ed.) (In Stock) $66.39
Earth Science Teacher's Edition Lab Manual (4th ed.) (In Stock) $31.67
Earth Science Tests Answer Key (4th ed.) (In Stock) $10.83
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Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 21 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by My son enjoyed learning history for the first time Very comprehensive material. The unit sections were just the right length for my son to read and answer the quiz questions on a daily basis.The CD which comes with the curriculum has helpful sheets. I did not purchase, nor have I needed, the companion Activity Book. I google additional resources if I need to supplement. The teacher's manual is a "must". I also purchased the tests which I don't think are mandatory to gain the full benefit of the curriculum but my son likes to see grades on papers/tests. December 6, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Easy to use test key. Answers are provided with page location of the information required to understand the question. I appreciate the page numbers listed with the answers. That saves a lot of time when we go back to review why an answer was marked incorrect. October 15, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by love this worktext I have the TE that is 2nd edition and it is very compatible. I am very pleased. September 26, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Very nice enhancement...nicer if it were in text as separately it gets forgotten! We enjoy the historical articles in the Student Activities Manual & the maps are excellent practice as are the chapter reviews in here. But it would be nice if the maps were in the student worksheets & the articles & chapter reviews were in the textbook instead. We tend to forget the activities manual...not to mention it's often a lot of extra work in an already lengthy subject! This isn't necessary for your course (except the maps in it!), but is a nice enhancement, particularly the historic articles which then have comprehension questions afterwards...which could be skipped if you don't need work on comprehension. If there's no chapter review, I'll have them do the review in here. The maps in here are a must, though...so if you don't have the activities manual, you'll need to get maps somewhere yourself! September 23, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Quality material As always, BJU Press has produced a quality course. I use their materials with no hesitation. They're easy to use; in fact, they do my thinking for me many times. July 5, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great grammar/writing workbook As an overseas/ homeschool mom of four, I have been very pleased with Bob Jones curriculum. This grammar book is very complete. The book not only is teaching grammar, but the sentences and paragraphs that are evaluated are full of interesting and wholesome information. July 2, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Wonderful, Bible centered, classic Lit program! This curriculum saved my relationship with my son. We entered a tough stage for about a year. Sitting down with him everyday to read the amazing stories, look up Bible verses, and discuss the themes have brought us closer to each other and to God. He also has LEARNED literature concepts, improved test scores, and improved his writing. The teacher's guide walks you through the lesson, gives you ideas, and helps you as a teacher communicate the concepts. You must take time to prepare. As a former English teacher, I find the curriculum to be excellent and thorough, as well as, challenging for my son, who is an excellent reader. January 29, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Well done. The booklets are put together well and are easy to use. The test questions are challenging but doable. October 16, 2013