Here is one division of the topics in the Bible into approximately 65 lessons. Emphasis is strongly on OT since Grade 7 spends the whole time on Gospels and Grade 8 spends the whole time on Acts. So 6th grade is "Bible Overview" but about 90-95% is focused on the OT.

  1. Creation A (1-2)
  2. Creation B (1-2)
  3. Fall (3)
  4. Cain & Abel / Seth / "& they died" (4-5)
  5. Noah (6-9)
  6. Tower of Babel (POSSIBLY COMBINED WITH ABRAM'S CALLING? MAYBE REST OF CLASS AS REVIEW OF GENESIS STRUCTURE AND GEOGRAPHY? MAYBE DO JOB SINCE IT FITS CHRONOLOGICALLY?) (11)
  7. Abraham called (11-12)
  8. Abraham & Lot (summarize) (13 & 14)
  9. Abraham covenants (12 & 15 & 17) (COVENANT)
  10. Abraham and sons (conception/birth of Ishmael & Isaac) (18? 21?)
  11. Sodom & Gomorrah (19)
  12. Abraham Tested (22)
  13. Wife for Isaac (24) (COVENANT)
  14. (Abraham & Abimilech,) Isaac & Abimilech
  15. Jacob & Esau (25, 27, 28) (incl flight & dream?) (COVENANT)
  16. Jacob & Laban (maybe flight & dream here?)
  17. Jacob & Laban (incl wives, sons, descendants to Christ, return, wrestle, Esau's forgiveness)
  18. Joseph A
  19. Joseph B
  20. Joseph C (NOTE: Could use movie?) (COVENANT WITH JACOB IN BLESSING)
  21. REVIEW - GENESIS
  22. 400 years and Moses birth and Moses attacks and flees
  23. Moses & burning bush (COVENANT)
  24. Plagues A
  25. Plagues B
  26. Passover & Exodus (COVENANT)
  27. Cross Red Sea (NOTE: Could use movie?)
  28. Red Sea to Mt Sinai
  29. Mt Sinai A (Ten Commandments)
  30. Mt Sinai B (Tabernacle)
  31. Mt Sinai C (COVENANT)
  32. Mt Sinai to Spies
  33. 40 Years, Moses' death
  34. Joshua A (Leadership, Jericho, blessing/cursing) (COVENANT)
  35. Joshua B (Ai & Achan, Gibeon, sun standing still, quick summary of conquer & divide with geography)
  36. REVIEW: People, Land
  37. Judges A (intro cycle, Deborah & Barak, Ehud?)
  38. Judges B (Gideon)
  39. Judges C (Samson)
  40. Ruth
  41. Samuel
  42. Saul (REVIEW: People & Land before, now gov't)
  43. David A (Shepherd, Psalms, Anointing, Goliath, Running from Saul) (COVENANT)
  44. David B (King of Judah, King of both, Bathsheba)
  45. David C (Conflict with sons, sinful census)
  46. David D? LEFT OUT: Jonathan, Mephibosheth, ark moving, temple prep
  47. Solomon A (Request for wisdom, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, temple-building, golden age) (COVENANT)
  48. Solomon B (downfall) (COULD BOTH OF THESE BE PUT IN A SINGLE LESSON?)
  49. Kings & Prophets A (Rehoboam & Jeroboam & division of kingdom)
  50. Kings & Prophets B (Asa & Jehoshephat)
  51. Kings & Prophets C (Joash, Hezekiah)
  52. Kings & Prophets D (Josiah and Manasseh)
  53. Kings & Prophets E (Ahab & Elijah)
  54. Kings & Prophets F (Elijah & Elisha)
  55. Kings & Prophets G (Elisha)
  56. Kings & Prophets H (Assyria, Babylon, prophets - way too much for 1 lesson :-( )
  57. Exile & Prophets A (Esther)
  58. Exile & Prophets B (Daniel & fasting & lion's den)
  59. Exile & Prophets C (Shad, Mesh, Abed)
  60. Return & Rebuild & Prophets A (Nehemiah) (COVENANT)
  61. Return & Rebuild & Prophets B (Ezra)
  62. REVIEW DAY
  63. REVIEW DAY
  64. Life of Christ (NOTE: Could use Jesus Film for children) (COVENANT)
  65. Acts (Holy Spirit, Church, Multiplication) (COVENANT)
  66. Revelation
  67. Revelation (COVENANT - GOD KEEPS HIS PROMISES!)
  68. REVIEW DAY