I am delighted that you will be joining Family Tree Private School! We truly count it an honor to serve families in their pursuit for a quality education for their children, and are confident you will have a wonderful educational experience as you homeschool. You will notice in our literature and education material that we hold a strong Judeo-Christian world view.
The following information is to assist you in creating your curriculum and academic plan. This information will also help you to pick curriculum and guide studies.
1. Click Here for the Teacher Resources Tab which has a list of reputable homeschool curriculum publishers. Curricula you purchase will have an outline, also known as a "Scope and Sequence Chart" which summarizes the entire curriculum.
2. The following information is similar to an "outline" for students to follow for school studies. Guides used for academic studies are sometimes referred to as "benchmarks" that a student should reach. A "Benchmark" is defined as a standard or point of reference against which things may be compared or assessed. Teachers use benchmarks to guide academic planning. See the "Benchmarks" below to review subjects your student should learn. These Benchmarks will guide you in your academic planning.
For grades K-8 Benchmarks, click below or
for detailed Florida Course Descriptions CLICK HERE
Grades 9-12 Benchmarks are in the "Scope and Sequence" chart or "Table of Contents" of the curriculum you choose. You may use independent study methods based upon the Florida Course Code Descriptions CLICK HERE.