Adventist Curriculum Standards - NAD Journey to Excellence Essential Elements
Include these J2E standard numbers in your lesson/unit/course plans for easy referencing, or look up the abbreviations found in instructional plans available through CIRCLE. The Journey to Excellence (J2E) education goals and essential core elements are listed...
NAD ENCOUNTER Bible Curriculum K-12
Currently in the final stages of adaptation, the K-12 NAD ENCOUNTER Curriculum "has a Biblical discipleship focus, and seeks to transform students’ lives and equip them to walk with God." The overview...
Pathways - A Journey to Excellence Through Literacy
Grade 1-Grade 2
This DVD is an implementation guide to the Pathways language arts program for grades 1 and 2. Many of the instructional segments apply to grades 3-8 as well. Classroom teachers/students demonstrate the different components of the program in single grade as...
The Special Character of Adventist Education Video
Watch this video to learn what makes Kempsey Adventist School in Australia a Christ-centered educational ministry. Help parents and teachers understand the special character of Seventh-day Adventist education through this demonstration of best practices in...
A Biblical Foundation Course Design Model That Works - Teaching Millennials in Higher Education
This article explains the importance of incorporating a biblical worldview across all courses in higher education. It describes seven steps for developing courses that contain a biblical worldview, including detailed instructions and figures showing examples...
A Gold Star for Eric - Question Set
This resource provides comprehension questions and writing prompts for the book A Gold Star for Eric, one of the books in the Pathways series used in the Seventh-day Adventist Elementary Language Arts Curriculum in North America.
Adventist Core Curriculum
An overview of the Adventist core curriculum.
"The Adventist curriculum development process, defined by the Adventist worldview, includes four overlapping stages with accompanying essential questions:
PURPOSE — what is the Adventist worldview?
Adventist Education in North America - How Do We Measure Up Academically?
How do Adventist elementary and secondary schools measure up academically to their private and public school counterparts? CognitiveGenesis seeks to answer the question, 'What impact does Adventist education have on the academic performance of students?'...
Adventist Encounter Curriculum - The Story Continues
"Stories have always been a powerful medium...However, Bible teachers are far more than a storyteller using an
effective pedagogical tool within an academic
discipline, for they share ‘the greatest story’ the
world has ever known."...
Ambassadors Curriculum - Fostering a New Generation of Spiritual Leaders
Intended for ages 16-21, "Ambassadors is a new level of youth ministry designed to equip leaders with resources to train a new generation of youths to be the hands, feet, and voice of Jesus in their local churches and communities." Developed by General...
An Adventist Curriculum Needs Assessment - A Global Survey of Secondary School Teachers
A 2005 survey of 837 Seventh-day Adventist high school or secondary teachers in 12 world divisions researched the following questions:
1. How do Adventist secondary teachers perceive the philosophy of integrating faith in learning? How, if at all, are...
An Adventist Perspective on Common Core
Grade 9-Grade 12
This thesis presents the similarities and differences between the Common Core State Standards for 9th-12th grade English Language Arts literature standards and the corresponding North American Division Standards. Includes a ranking of the differences in order...
Becoming Like Him - Guided Reading Worksheets
Grade 7-Grade 8
Download 36 worksheets (with answer keys) designed to prompt careful reading of the lessons in the NAD Bible textbook for Grades 7 or 8.
Bible Curriculum Map
Grade 5-Grade 8
A chart outlining the sequence and number of weeks planned for 9 units of Bible lessons aligned to the NAD Religion curriculum for grades 5-8.
Bible Curriculum Map - Grade 7-8 Even Year Overview
Grade 7-Grade 8
This overview shows Bible standards for each lesson spaced by a unit test. See additional maps for the odd year (school year ending in an even number) for a multigrade 7-8 room and similar maps for Grade 5-6 odd and even cycles. The correlation guide and SLMs...
Bible Life Series 1: Belonging to His Family Teacher Resource
Grade 1-Grade 4
This is the first in the NAD Bible textbook cycle for Grades 1-4. The theme of Belonging to His Family is family. It begins with God's family in heaven, moves on to the family in Eden, and continues with stories of selected Bible families in chronological...
Can Education Be Adventist And Excellent, Too?
This article argues for excellence in Adventist schools, referring to the Bible, Ellen White's writings, early Adventist history, and current research on quality schooling. It outlines a Continuous Cycle-Of-Excellence Model including purposes/reasons, plans/resources,...
Closer Encounters of the Jesus Kind
Bible teachers want their students to have a real, personal encounter with Jesus, but often struggle with how to relate to the younger generation. This affects the delivery of their life-saving message. The author shares his excitement about a new K-12 Bible...
Communities - Guided Reading Worksheets
Grade 3-Grade 4
Download 12 worksheets (with answer keys) designed to prompt careful reading of the lessons in the current NAD Adventist Social Studies curriculum for Grades 3 and 4.
Corinthians: As Current as Today - SPD Bible Text
Grade 9-Grade 12
Part of the South Pacific Division Year 10 syllabus, this textbook takes the reader on a journey through some of the key issues of Paul's first letter to the Corinthians by taking a look at the original setting in Corinth, and making applications to life scenarios...