Age: 13+ Middle School, High School 1 Full Credit

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Dave Raymond’s history series returns with Modernity, an exciting study of major developments in western civilization for your homeschool.  Using a Christian worldview, students will discover why historical events of the 17th century led to important consequences in the 20th century and are still important today. The second course in a four-year study from Dave Raymond that spans Antiquity to Christendom, then America’s founding through Modernity. We recommend children be over age 13 to take this class due to mature content in dealing with war and some modern art. Please be aware of brief artistic nudity in some of the historical artwork that is presented in the course.

Modernity is Year 2 in a series of one-year homeschool history curricula. Modernity consists of:

  • 27 lessons (5 videos per lesson, 47 hours total)
  • 4 projects
  • 308-page Student Reader with primary & secondary sources sources (PDF, EPUB and MOBI)
  • Teacher’s Guide with Scope & Sequence (PDF, EPUB and MOBI)
  • Dedicated EPUB & Kindle versions of the Student Reader and Teacher’s Guide using Dyslexia-friendly fonts. View a side-by-side sample.
  • Year-long Portfolio
  • Weekly Exams
  • Dates covered: 1600s to 2000

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About Instructor

Dave Raymond

Dave Raymond lives in rural Middle Tennessee with his wife and 6 children where he has taught the humanities for the past 20 years. He teaches the disciplines of history, literature, composition, and Latin through Quiller Tutorials.

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Course Includes

  • 27 Lessons
  • 311 Steps
  • Course Certificate