SCM Curriculum Overview Chart

A Curriculum for an Enjoyable Education

Our curriculum is designed to help you homeschool the Charlotte Mason way with confidence and freedom!

Your whole family is combined together for as many subjects as possible as you enjoy a wonderful mix of modern and classic books. It’s a thorough and enjoyable education, but with enough room to reflect on what is being learned.

History Studies (family together)

History Series Family

Our History Studies give you day-by-day plans that walk your whole family through the time period of your choice, including history, geography, and Bible. Pair any History Study with any Enrichment Study to customize your year.

History Time Period →

Subject ↓
Genesis through Deuteronomy & Ancient EgyptJoshua through Malachi & Ancient GreeceMatthew through Act & Ancient RomeMiddle Ages, Renaissance, Reformation & EpistlesEarly Modern & EpistlesModern Times & Epistles, Revelation
HistoryAncient History: Ancient Egypt

Bible History: Creation through Moses
Ancient History: Ancient Greece

Bible History: Joshua through Nehemiah
Ancient History: Ancient Rome

Bible History: Life of Christ through Paul
World History: Middle Ages, Renaissance

Church History: Reformation
World History: Early Modern

American History: Colonial America through the Alamo
World History: Modern Times

American History: Civil War through the Information Age
GeographyAfricaMiddle EastEuropeSouth and Central America, AustraliaNorth AmericaAsia
BibleGenesis—DeuteronomyJoshua–MalachiMatthew–ActsJames, Galatians, 1 & 2 Thessalonians, 1 & 2 CorinthiansEphesians, Philippians, Colossians, Philemon, Hebrews, 1 & 2 Timothy, Titus1 & 2 Peter; 1, 2, & 3 John; Jude; Revelation

Enrichment Studies (family together)

Enrichment Studies Lesson Plans

Our Enrichment Studies give you daily plans covering all of the wonderfully enriching subjects listed below. Pair any Enrichment Study with any History Study to customize your year.

Scripture MemoryVerse Packs 1–12, one per year
Picture StudyThree artists per year
Music StudyThree composers per year
Hymn StudyHymn Groups 1–12, one group per year
Handicrafts & ArtThree projects per year
ShakespeareOne play every year or two
Foreign LanguageOne conversational language for the whole family;
older students may add a study of Latin
Nature StudyOutdoor time and nature notebooks once a week
PoetryOne poet per year
LiteratureFavorite family read-alouds;
older students may have additional silent reading
Habits & Personal DevelopmentHabit-training; older students read and
discuss additional books with parents

Individual Studies (by grade level)

Individual Studies Lesson Plans

These subjects are taught one-on-one at each student’s grade level. Our Individual Studies plans give you a complete schedule day by day so you can relax, the planning is already done.

Grade →

Subject ↓
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MathHands-on math coursesHands-on math coursesHands-on math coursesHands-on math coursesHands-on math coursesHands-on math coursesPre-AlgebraAlgebraGeometryAlgebra II(Electives) Stewardship or Pre-Calculus(Elective) Calculus
ScienceNature study and SCM living science coursesNature study and SCM living science coursesNature study and SCM living science coursesNature study and SCM living science coursesNature study and SCM living science coursesNature study and SCM living science coursesGeneral SciencePhysical ScienceBiologyChemistry(Elective) Advanced Course(Elective) Advanced Course
Language ArtsBeginning reading and writing; reading and writing practice; oral narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)
Beginning reading and writing; reading and writing practice; oral narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)
Beginning reading and writing; reading and writing practice; oral narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)
Studied dictation; typing; English grammar; oral and written narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)
Studied dictation; typing; English grammar; oral and written narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)
Studied dictation; typing; English grammar; oral and written narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)
Studied dictation; typing; English grammar; Latin; oral and written narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)
Studied dictation; typing; English grammar; Latin; oral and written narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)
Studied dictation; typing; English grammar; Latin; oral and written narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)
Studied dictation; typing; English grammar; Latin; oral and written narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)
Studied dictation; typing; English grammar; Latin; oral and written narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)
Studied dictation; typing; English grammar; Latin; oral and written narration
(plus Shakespeare, Poetry, & Literature from the Family Subjects above)