The course of study is to serve as a guide for what a student may take during grades 7 and 8 at Wilson Hill Academy. Options presented below are not exhaustive, and students are encouraged to mix and match from either option according to their specific interests and readiness.

Option 1 (Advanced Track)

Grade 7 Grade 8

Humanities

History, Literature, Theology

The Great Conversation 1 The Great Conversation 2
English Language Arts Level 3 LA4: Fundamentals of Expository Writing
Pre-Rhetoric Fundamentals of Research & Presentation
Math Pre-Algebra Algebra 1
Science Life Science Earth Science
Language Latin 1 Latin 2
Electives Fine Arts, Music, World Geography

Option 2

Grade 7 Grade 8
History Fundamentals of Western Civilization World Geography
Literature Don’t Miss These Books: SOL Level 1 Don’t Miss These Books: SOL Level 2
English Language Arts Level 2

or

Language Arts Level 3

Language Arts Level 3

or

LA4: Fundamentals of Expository Writing

Pre-Rhetoric Fundamentals of Research & Presentation
Math Math 7 Pre-Algebra
Science Life Science Earth Science
Language Fundamentals of Latin* Latin 1
Electives Fine Arts, Music

* Fundamentals of Latin is for students who have never had Latin before or who struggled with the Primer Series.  There is no prerequisite for Latin 1.

January 21, 2020