Because Christian parents are interested in a Christian worldview, they seek out a Christian homeschool American history curriculum or just Christian homeschool history in general. Before talking about Christian alternatives in particular, it is necessary to review why we need to know history.
In George Orwell’s book, 1984, there were people employed in the rewriting of history. The attempt was to rewrite out of history the people and events that Big Brother did not want in print.
We now see the things warned about in 1984 happening around us.
- Statues are pulled to down to erase history.
- 2 + 2 = 5 (from 1984) …in Common Core math.
- Doublespeak is a common political tactic.
- Project 1619 is being introduced to schools to erase the memory of the pilgrims who came in 1620 for religious freedom.
The warning is that those who forget history are doomed to repeat it.
So there needs to be a revisiting of the true history of this nation based on historical documents, not rewritten ones.
Why did the Founding Fathers create this nation? Were they Christian? What is the purpose of the founding documents.
While Wallbuilders does not have a curriculum per se, they do have a lot of valuable materials that can be used as a curriculum or for extra study during a history course. Here are some of their materials here.