Teacher Edition for ANCIENT TIMES: Creation – 476AD (Grade 8) Includes 32 lesson plans for JOURNEY THOUGH TIME, an intensive survey course of literature and history. Presents the history and literature of Western Civilization in a formal classical methodology with a heavy focuses on rhetoric and writing. Using the writing program, Writing with the Masters, students develop strong writing and research skills while exploring the great writers and thinkers of the world.This course traces the history of ideas regarding western culture. The purpose of this course is to acquaint students with the Judeo-Christian foundations of western culture. It is essential for students to have some understanding of the roots of their culture in order to respond from a biblical perspective to the present-day mores and philosophies. This course focuses on extended paragraph writing and the five-paragraph essay. Readings include novels based on the various time periods and cultures, Bible stories, flood stories, creation myths, legends, and readings from Ancient civilizations.