High School Electives

As listed in Rod and Staff's 2013 catalog

Recordkeeping for Christian Stewardship
Grades 9 & 10

Accuracy is of utmost importance in recordkeeping and is stressed in this course. From writing checks and balancing a checkbook to double-entry business accounting, this course teaches principles of good stewardship that prepare students for further service to the Lord.

The textbook consists of three main parts.

Personal Recordkeeping discusses basic forms and filing systems for personal banking, budgeting, borrowing, and paying taxes.

Business Recordkeeping deals with records such as cash receipts and payments, sales, inventory, and payroll.

Business Accounting teaches double-entry accounting, which involves debts and credits. It covers accounting forms and terminology, including ledgers, journals, and financial statements.

Each main part of the textbook ends with a project that reviews all the skills taught in that main part, such as managing the finances of a family or keeping the records of a business for a month.

The pupil book and the teacher's manual are hardbound. The workbooks have blanks and realistic forms to fill in. The test booklet has twenty-two tests on tear-out sheets, one for each chapter of the book.

The teacher's manual contains a copy of the pupil book with answers filled in. It also has a copy of the workbook and test pages with answers filled in.

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139011 Recordkeeping -- Pupil   $20.95

139111 Recordkeeping -- Tests   $4.25

139211 Recordkeeping -- Workbook 1   $10.50

139221 Recordkeeping -- Workbook 2   $7.75

139911 Recordkeeping -- Teacher   $23.95

five book covers: Recordkeeping for Christian Stewardship

Typing for Christian Service

This new typing course is designed to provide Christian schools with an alternative to the selections usually found in typing courses. Lesson selections are a variety of Scripture passages, songs, poetry, articles, and upbuilding stories. Through the completion of this course, students will type all of the Book of Philippians.

This course is designed for the ninth- or tenth-grade level.

The pupil's book is so designed that the student can move through the course mostly on his own, though teacher involvement is strongly encouraged. Spiral-bound with hard covers, this book stands nicely on its own.

The softcover teacher's manual contains pointers for each lesson -- objectives, teaching notes, and grading forms -- as well as an outline of the course.

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19981 Typing for Christian Service -- Pupil   $13.95

19989 Typing for Christian Service -- Teacher   $6.90

Baker's Bible Atlas

This history/geography course is for use in Grades 9 and 10. It is a study of ancient history centered on the people of God. The study guide will help students learn the historical and geographical facts such as where Abraham walked, where Jesus sat, or where Paul preached. It may be used in personal study as well as group study. Students' personal Bible study will become more meaningful when they have a knowledge of the lands and people about which they are reading. The textbook is a hardcover book

The map booklet and test booklet complement the lessons in the study guide. The answer key includes answers for the map booklet and test booklet as well as for the exercises in the study guide.

Bible Geography

6022 Baker's Bible Atlas Textbook   $24.50
19822.3 Study Guide   $6.50
19882.3 Map Booklet   $2.75
19892.3 Teacher's Key   $4.50
19812.3 Test Booklet   $2.25

Mennonites in Europe
Grades 9 and 10

This hardcover book reveals the principles of faith and the character of our early church leaders. Illustrations, notes and references, bibliography, and an index are included. Mennonites in Europe is very readable and may be used for Grades 9 and 10.

A study guide by James W. Lowry is available for use with the text. A test booklet and a test answer key are also available.

Mennonite History

2324 Mennonites in Europe   $16.75
19924.3 Study Guide   $5.75
19914.3 Test Booklet   $2.25
19994.3 Teacher's Manual   $7.25

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