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Satisfy Your State History Requirements With These Courses and Resources

It is required to study Pennsylvania state history if you homeschool in Pennsylvania. [Read more…]

Pennsylvania Keystones Text.
PENNSYLVANIA KEYSTONES
By Susan Kemmerer
Grades 4-6
Explore Our Past.
EXPLORE OUR PAST
By Guy Graybill
Elementary School
Pennsylvania State History From A Christian Perspective Set.
PENNSYLVANIA STATE HISTORY
From a Christian Perspective
Grades 3-12
Keystone A History of Pennsylvania.
KEYSTONE HISTORY OF PA
By Guy Graybill
Middle School
Keystones 2 Pennsylvania History Ebook on CD.
KEYSTONES 2
By Susan Kemmerer
Grades 7-12
Books Set in Pennsylvania.
BOOKS FOR PENNSYLVANIA
Supplemental Books
For Your Study of PA

Ways to Study PA History

Check out these links for more information on Homeschooling in Pennsylvania

Resources for Studying Pennsylvania History

  • Explore Online! Visit virtual exhibits of the State Museum of Pennsylvania from the convenience of your home. See things made in Pennsylvania, learn about William Penn, and more in these online exhibits.

Books Set in Pennsylvania

Benjamin West

Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin.
Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin by Marguerite Henry

Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin

By Marguerite Henry

ISBN-13: 9780970561800

This lovely book was republished by Bradford Press. I love using Benjamin West and His Cat Grimalkin for Pennsylvania history when my children are in second grade! Makes an excellent supplemental book for Pennsylvania Keystones!

Price $14.95

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Ben Franklin

Ben Franklin of Old Philadelphia.
Ben Franklin of Old Philadelphia 9780394849287

Ben Franklin of Old Philadelphia

Publisher: Landmark Books

ISBN-13: 9780394849287

From the publisher: “Benjamin Franklin was one of the busiest men in the American colonies. He was a printer, a postmaster, an inventor, a writer, and a diplomat. When the Revolutionary War began, Ben supported America in the Continental Congress. Like the clever adages from his Poor Richard’s Almanac, Ben Franklin still sets an example for Americans today.”

Price $5.99

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Brady

Brady.
Brady 9780698119376

Brady

By Jean Fritz

ISBN-13: 9780698119376

Brady must make his decision about the slavery controversy when he discovers an Underground Railroad station near his family’s farm.

From the publisher:

Newbery Honor-winning author, Jean Fritz, takes us on a journey to the Underground Railroad.
Brady has never been trusted with secrets, until now. When he discovers an Underground Railroad station near his family’s farm, he is forced to make his own decision about the slavery controversy. Whatever his decision may be, he knows that this is one secret that must be kept.”

Underground Railroad

Price $6.99

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Gettysburg

Gettysburg Landmark Books.
Gettysburg Landmark Books 9780394891811

Gettysburg

Publisher: Landmark Books

ISBN-13: 9780394891811

Gettysburg tells the story of the famous Civil War battle.

From the publisher:

“When troops entered Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, the South seemed to be winning the Civil War. But Gettysburg was a turning point. After three bloody days of fighting, the Union finally won the battle. Inspired by the valor of the many thousands of soldiers who died there, President Lincoln visited Gettysburg to give a brief but moving tribute. His Gettysburg Address is one of the most famous speeches in American history.”

Price $5.99

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50 States Homeschool Curriculum—Study All Fifty United States in One Course

These courses are general studies of all 50 states of the United States in one unit.

Fifty States Under God.
50 STATES UNDER GOD
Workbook Study
By Joy Dean
Grades 3-12
Geography of the Fifty States.
GEOGRAPHY OF THE 50 STATES
Workbook Study
By Joy Dean
Grades 3-12
Switched-On Schoolhouse State History (Now includes all 50 states).
SWITCHED-ON STATE HISTORY
Includes All 50 State Courses
Grades 7-12
Windows Only
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