This Multilevel, Bible Focused, Heart of Wisdom Unit Study utilizes the Charlotte Mason Approach, and the Internet!
The history of Rome covers a massive empire, a rich culture, a profound philosophical legacy, and a lengthy era. In studying this unit, you cannot possibly cover every fascinating and valuable facet of Roman history. The New Testament era was a society influenced by Hellenistic ideas, customs, religion and language but dominated by Roman law, governmental forms, ideas of class and the military.
Jesus Christ lived His entire human life under the Roman empire, the first half under Caesar Augustus (Luke 2:1), who reigned when He was born in Bethlehem, the second half under Tiberius (Luke 3:1) when He still lived at Nazareth in Galilee, before moving to Capernaum on the shore of the Sea of Galilee, until His Crucifixion at Calvary in Jerusalem.
Paul was a Jew in under the Roman authorities in Jerusalem. The aspects of the life in the Greco-Roman world will help you place the New Testament in its original historical setting and consequently understand it better.
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What You Get!
This organized yet flexible Bible focused unit study includes:
- Annotated Resource Lists (books, Internet sites, videos, software, etc)
- 38 Four-Step Lessons!!
Four Step Lessons
There are four basic steps in each Heart of Wisdom Unit Study lesson based on the four major learning styles. Studies show this four-step method motivates students to comprehend the material better and retain the information longer.
- Step 1 Excite: Create an interest
- Step 2 Examine: Find out the Facts
- Step 3 Expand: Do something with what was learned
- Step 4 Excel: Pull everything together and share with someone.