CHEK ABC’s Curriculum in a Box program offers all-in-one curriculum packages that contain the resources needed to teach the core subjects (Bible, Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies and Art) for grades Kindergarten to 9. Curriculum in a Box takes the confusion out of deciding what curriculum to use and the resources are quickly shipped directly to your home in one neat package. Click on the lists below, to see what is included in each grade level box. Contact us directly or talk with your local teacher for more information on how to get your box. Don’t forget you can borrow unlimited resources from the Librarium! Our box contents are continually changing as new and innovative resources are researched. Check our contents pages often.

To See What’s Available at the Librarium, visit this Link:

Bible

  • The Story Traveller’s Bible (Madder) Or The Jesus Storybook Bible. A gift from us to you!

Language Arts

  • Handwriting Without Tears – Letters & Numbers For Me Student Workbook and Teacher Guide
  • Handwriting Without Tears – Kick Start Kindergarten Student Workbook and Teacher Guide
  • Handwriting Without Tears Wooden Letters or Slate 
  • Come Sit by Me Vol. 1 Teacher Guide (Come Sit By Me is a Christian unit study program based on Canadian picture books. It is designed for use with young children and includes content for all subject areas including math, science, art, language, music, history, and geography. Request readers from the Librarium)
  • BOB Books set 1: Beginning Readers

For more thorough Phonics instruction choose: 

  • Explode the Code 

       or

  • All About Reading Pre-Reading

Indigenous Readers

  • Moccasin Goalie (Brownridge)
  • My Arctic 1, 2, 3 (Kusugak)
  • Baseball Bats For Christmas (Kusugak)

Math

  • JumpMath K.1 and K.2

Science

  • Nelson Science Kindergarten Activity Cards with access to Online Teaching Centre

Social Studies

Northwoods Press Identities and Families Bundle:

  • Mitchell Made Grade K (Designed from a Biblical perspective to meet the modernized BC curriculum standards, Mitchell Made Courses are literature based online products that help students experience all three core competencies – communication, thinking, personal/social skills – by using the resources in the associated bundles)
  • Berenstain Bears Count Their Blessings (Berenstain)
  • Berenstain Bears Those in Need (Berenstain)
  • How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World (Priceman)
  • Sled Dog for Moshi (Bushey)
  • What is a Community? A to Z (Kalman)

Art

  • Artabet (Mulvey)

Health

  • Sister Bear Favorites
  • Brother Bear Favorites
  • HeartSmart Kids Grades K-1

Bible

  • The Jesus Storybook Bible (Lloyd-Jones) A gift from us to you!
  • ABC Scripture Memory by Shiloh Kidz

Language Arts (Choose on of the following)

  • Learning Language Arts Through Literature Blue
  • Smart Start in Language Arts Grade 1 (Moore)
  • Jolly Phonics

plus

  • Kids’ Poems – Teaching First Graders to Love Writing Poetry (Routman)

Indigenous Readers

  • The Journey of Dog Salmon (Mack)
  • Secret of the Dance (Scow)

Math

  • JumpMath 1.1 and 1.2

Science

  • We Share the Seasons (Boreham, Mack)
  • Nelson Science Grade 1 Activity Cards with access to Online Teaching Centre

Social Studies

Northwoods Press Local Communities Bundle:

  • Mitchell Made Grade 1 (Designed from a Biblical perspective to meet the modernized BC curriculum standards, Mitchell Made Courses are literature based online products that help students experience all three core competencies – communication, thinking, personal/social skills – by using the resources in the associated bundles) 
  • Canada, My Country (Ward)
  • A Chair for My Mother (Williams)
  • Grandpa’s Corner Store (DiSalvo-Ryan)
  • Our Canadian Flag (Trottier)
  • Our First Caribou Hunt (Noah, Giroux)
  • Something From Nothing (Gilman)
  • Where Does the Garbage Go? (Showers)

Art

  • Artabet (Mulvey)

Health

  • Otter B: Honest, Kind, Brave
  • The Rabbit Listened (Doerrfeld)
  • HeartSmart Kids Grades K-1

Bible

  • Grapevine: Early Elementary – Old Testament Pt 3 Creation to Jacob and Pt 4 Joshua and the Promised Land

Language Arts

  1. Writing and Phonics ( Choose one of the following)
  • Learning Language Arts Through Literature Red
  • Smart Start in Language Arts Grade 2 (Moore)

Plus: 

Kids’ Poems – Teaching Second Graders to Love Writing Poetry (Routman)

  1. Literature (Choose two novel studies)
  • Novel Study: Justine McKeen: Queen of Green (Brouwer) w/ novel study guide
  • Novel Study: Timber Wolf Chase (Brouwer) w/ novel study guide 
  • Mr Popper’s Penguins w/ novel study guide

Indigenous Readers

  • Red Parka Mary (Eyvindson)
  • I Like Who I Am (White)

Math

  • JumpMath 2.1 and 2.2

Science

  • Nelson Science Grade 2 Activity Cards with access to Online Teaching Centre

Social Studies

Northwoods Press Regional and Global Communities Bundle:

  • Mitchell Made Grade 2 (Designed from a Biblical perspective to meet the modernized BC curriculum standards, Mitchell Made Courses are literature based online products that help students experience all three core competencies – communication, thinking, personal/social skills – by using the resources in the associated bundles) 
  • Bone Button Borscht (Davis)
  • Canada Map Book 1 (Quinn)
  • Canada, My Country (Ward)
  • Maple Moon (Crook)
  • Roll On (Manson)
  • Life in a Fishing Community (Boudreau)
  • Life in a Forestry Community (Flatt)
  • Spotlight on Canada (Kalman)
  • The Sugaring Off Party (London)
  • Capturing Joy (Bogart)

Art

  • Artabet (Mulvey)

Health

Bible

  • Grapevine: Early Elementary – Old Testament Pt 3 Creation to Jacob and Pt 4 Joshua and the Promised Land

Language Arts

  1. Writing (Choose on of the following
  • Language Lessons For a Living Education 4
  • Structure and Style A Year 1

Plus: 

  • Evan-Moor: Grade 3 Grammar & Punctuation
  • Kids’ Poems – Teaching Third and Fourth graders to Love Writing Poetry (Routman)
  • Novel Study: Voyage of the Vikings (McCusker/Hering) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: Charlotte’s Web (White) w/novel study guide

Indigenous Readers

  • Shi Shi Etko (Campbell)
  • Arctic Stories (Kusugak)
  • The Giving Tree (Dorion)

Math

  • JumpMath 3.1 and 3.2

Science

  • Nelson Science Grade 3 Activity Cards with access to Online Teaching Centre

Social Studies

Northwoods Press Indigenous Peoples Inclusive Bundle:

  • Mitchell Made Grade 3 (Designed from a Biblical perspective to meet the modernized BC curriculum standards, Mitchell Made Courses are literature based online products that help students experience all three core competencies – communication, thinking, personal/social skills – by using the resources in the associated bundles) 
  • Brazil the People (Hollander) 
  • Canada and the World Map Book 3 (Quinn)
  • Canada’s Natives Long Ago (Ward)
  • The Jim Elliot Story DVD: The Torchlighters: Heroes of the Faith
  • Jim Elliot: One Great Purpose (Benge)
  • The Kids book of Aboriginal People in Canada (Silvey)

Health

Bible

  • Grapevine: Elementary – Old Testament Pt 3 Creation to Jacob and Pt 4 Joshua and the Promised Land

Language Arts

  1. Writing and Grammar  (Choose one of the following)
  •  Structure & Style Year 1 Level A and Fix It Grammar: The Nose Tree (Bk 1) or Evan Moor: Grade 4 Grammar & Punctuation
  • Language Lessons For a Living Education 4
  • Essentials in Writing 4

      2. Literature (Choose two novels)

  • Novel Study: Kootenay Kidnapper (Wilson) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: The Emily Carr Mystery (Wilson) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: Larger Than Life Lara (Mackall) w/novel study guide

Math

  • JumpMath 4.1 and 4.2

or

  • Dynamic Math 4

Science

  • Nelson Science Grade 4: Biology and Chemistry
  • Nelson Science Grade 4: Physics and Earth/Space

Social Studies

Northwoods Press First Peoples & European Contact Inclusive Bundle:

  • Mitchell Made Grade 4 (Designed from a Biblical perspective to meet the modernized BC curriculum standards, Mitchell Made Courses are literature based online products that help students experience all three core competencies – communication, thinking, personal/social skills – by using the resources in the associated bundles)  
  • Canada Map Book 6 (Quinn)
  • Canadian Explorers (Trottier)
  • Courage & Conquest (Ward)
  • Kids Book of Canadian History (Hacker)
  • Madeline Takes Command (Brill)
  • The Sign of the Beaver (Speare)
  • The Kids Book of Canada’s Railway and How the CPR Was Built (Hodge) 

Health

  • Big Life Journal for Kids (ages 7 – 10) (Helps children develop strong social-emotional learning and growth mindset skills through engaging guided activities)

Bible

  • Grapevine: Elementary – Old Testament Pt 3 Creation to Jacob and Pt 4 Joshua and the Promised Land

Language Arts 

  1. Writing and Grammar  (Choose one of the following)
  • Writers in Residence Vol. 1: Apprentice (while supplies last)
  • Structure & Style for Students Year 2 Level A and Fix it Grammar: Robin Hood (Bk2)
  • Language Lessons For a Living Education 5
  • Essential in Writing 5

      2. Literature (Choose 3 novels) 

  • Novel Study: Dear Canada: Winter of Peril: The Newfoundland Diary of Sophie Loveridge (Andrews) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: Underground to Canada (Smucker) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe (Lewis) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: God’s Smuggler (Br. Andrew) w/novel study guide

Math

  • JumpMath 5.1 and 5.2

or

  • Dynamic Math 5

Science

  • Nelson Science Grade 5: Biology and Chemistry
  • Nelson Science Grade 5: Physics and Earth/Space

Social Studies

Northwoods Press Canadian Issues & Governance Inclusive Bundle:

  • Mitchell Made Grade 5 (Designed from a Biblical perspective to meet the modernized BC curriculum standards, Mitchell Made Courses are literature based online products that help students experience all three core competencies – communication, thinking, personal/social skills – by using the resources in the associated bundles)  
  • Geography, Province to Province (Ward)
  • Immigration – Uncovering the Past (Flatt)
  • Underground to Canada (Smucker)
  • Who Runs This Country Anyway? A Guide to Canadian Government (Stanbridge)
  • Guide to Canadian Government Learning Modules Series One and Two (Ward) (To be completed after reading Who Runs This Country Anyway. After reading selected pages in the book, an online lesson recaps and defines the information and ends with a quiz which can be used for school records)
  • Congo (Rodger)
  • When I Was Eight (Jordan-Fenton/Pokiak-Fenton)
  • Selena and The Bear Paw Quilt (Smucker)

Second Language

  • Mango Languages (Online Subscription)

Health

Bible

  • Grapevine: Elementary – Old Testament Pt 3 Creation to Jacob and Pt 4 Joshua and the Promised Land

Language Arts

  1. Writing and Grammar  (Choose one of the following)
  • Writers in Residence Vol. 2: Journeyman 
  •  Part 2 of Structure & Style for Students Year 2 Level A and Fix it Grammar: Frog Prince, or just Deserts (Bk 3)
  • Excellent Resources: Neighbors With a Difference and Evan Moore: Vocab & Grammar
  • Language Lessons For a Living Education 6
  • Essentials in Writing 6

      2. Literature (Choose 3 novels)

  • Novel Study: The Breadwinner (Ellis) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: Hatchet (Paulsen) w/novel study guide *Be aware – questionable content
  • Novel Study: The Hiding Place – Young Reader Edition (Ten Boom) w/novel study guide 
  • Novel Study: Anne of Green Gables (Montgomery) w/ novel study guide

Math (Choose one of the following)

  • JumpMath 6.1 and 6.2 
  • Dynamic Math 6

Science

  • Nelson Science Grade 6: Biology and Chemistry
  • Nelson Science Grade 6: Physics and Earth/Space

Social Studies

Northwoods Press Global Issues & Governance Inclusive Bundle:

  • Mitchell Made Grade 6 (Designed from a Biblical perspective to meet the modernized BC curriculum standards, Mitchell Made Courses are literature based online products that help students experience all three core competencies – communication, thinking, personal/social skills – by using the resources in the associated bundles)  
  • Africa, A Land of Hope (Ward) 
  • David Livingstone: Africa’s Trailblazer (Benge)
  • Gladys Aylward: The Adventure of a Lifetime (Benge)
  • Number the Stars (Lowry)
  • One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference (Milway)
  • River Ran Wild: An Environmental History (Cherry)
  • World Politics Big Book (Frisina) *****Give Feedback to Donna Ward. US Centric – Terrible Pedagogy

Second Language

  • Mango Languages (Online Subscription)

Health

  • HeartSmart Grades 4-6

Bible

  • Grapevine: Middle School – Old Testament Pt 3 Creation to Jacob and Pt 4 Joshua and the Promised Land

Language Arts

  1. Writing and Grammar  (Choose one of the following)
  • Part 2 of Structure & Style for Students Year 1 Level B and Fix it Grammar: Little Mermaid (Bk 4)
  • Essentials in Writing 7

      2. Literature (Choose one of the following)

       Choose 3 novels:

  • Novel Study: Willa’s New World (Demers) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: Dream Carvers (Clark) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: The Cross and the Switchblade – Young Reader Edition (Wilkerson) w/novel study guide 
  • Novel Study: The Hadley Academy (Grennan) w/novel study

or

  •  Essentials in Literature 7 

Optional:

  • Nelson: Communicating Skills Level 7

Math

  • Dynamic Math Grade 7

Science

  • Nelson Science Grade 7: Physics and Earth/Space
  • Nelson Science Grade 7: Biology and Chemistry

or

  • Answers in Genesis: Properties of Matter (Lawrence)
  • Answers in Genesis: The World of Animals (Lawrence)

Social Studies

  • Inquiring Minds Grade 7: The Ancient World

or

  • The World’s Story 1: The Ancients: Creation to the Roman Empire (O’Dell) (Comes with a consumable Teacher Guide)

Second Language

  • Mango Languages (Online Subscription)

Health

  • Big Life Journal for Teens (Helps students develop strong social-emotional learning and growth mindset skills through engaging guided activities)

Bible

  • Grapevine: Middle School – Old Testament Pt 3 Creation to Jacob and Pt 4 Joshua and the Promised Land

Language Arts

  1. Writing and Grammar  (Choose one of the following)
  • Structure & Style for Students Year 2 Level B and Fix it Grammar: Chanticleer (Book 5)
  • Essentials in Writing 8 

      2. Literature

Choose 3 novels

  • Novel Study: The Invention of Hugo Cabret (Selznick) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: War of the Eagles (Walters) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: The Faithful Spy (Hendrix) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: I am Malala – Young Readers Edition (McCormick) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: Hunger Winter (Currie) w/novel study

  or

  • Essentials in Literature 8 

Optional:

  • Nelson: Communicating Skills Level 8

Math

  • Dynamic Math Grade 8

Science

  • BC Science Connections 8: Student text and workbook

Social Studies

  • Pathways: Civilizations Through Time
  • Crossroads 8: Colonialism and Conflict

or

  • The World’s Story 2: The Middle Ages: The Fall of Rome Through the Renaissance (O’Dell) Pg 1-Pg 54 and The World’s Story 3: The Modern Age (O’Dell) Pg 80-Pg 241

Second Language

  • Mango Languages (Online Subscription)

Bible (Choose one of the following)

  • Grapevine: Middle School – Old Testament Pt 3 Creation to Jacob and Pt 4 Joshua and the Promised Land 
  • CHEK ABC Bible 9 (online)

Language Arts

  1. Writing and Grammar (Choose one of the following)
  • Structure & Style for students Year 1 Level C and Fix it Grammar: Sir Gawain & The Green Knight (Book 6)
  • Essentials in Writing 9
  • CHEKABC Online

      2. Literature (Choose one of the following)

Choose 3 novels:

  • Novel Study: The Tuesday Café (Trembath) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: My Name is Seepetza (Sterling) w/novel study guide
  • Novel Study: They Say We Are Infidels (Belz) w/novel study guide 
  • Novel Study: 6 Below (LeMarque & Seay) w/novel study guide

or

  • Essentials in Literature 9

Optional:

  • Nelson: Communicating Skills Level 9

Math

  • Dynamic Math Grade 9

Science

  • BC Science Connections 9: Student text and workbook

Answer Key Printed out or online

Social Studies

  • Crossroads: A Meeting of Nations

 Second Language

  • Mango Languages (Online Subscription)