America the Beautiful (2011)

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Comparison Chart of Notgrass U.S. History Courses


We have recordings of the songs from We the People available for you to enjoy with your family.

Listen to Songs

Bonus Downloads

Lesson Activity Checklist (full text)

Lesson Activity Checklist (short)

Family Activity Supply List

Alternate Literature Suggestions

Answer Key

Grading Chart

Suggested Supplements

Homeschool History

Notgrass History curriculum is self-contained. You don't need to add anything else unless you want to. However, if you are looking for videos, virtual field trips, interactive websites, and other resources to supplement your studies, check out the resources we have listed at Homeschool History. The Notgrass History team is creating this ever-growing database.

America the Beautiful Supplements

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Unit 12 - Lesson 59 / Family Activity

Here's the printable script for "Wild and Wonderful Niagara Falls":

Download PDF

Unit 14 - Lesson 70 / Family Activity

Here is a video demonstration of the movements in the Virginia Reel:

Watch Video

Here is a good recording of "Turkey in the Straw" to use for dancing:

Play Song

Unit 15 - Lesson 74 / Family Activity

Here are audio recordings of some of our favorite Fanny Crosby songs:

Listen to Songs

The Cyber Hymnal has lyrics and music for hymns by Fanny J. Crosby and many other composers:

Crosby Hymns

Unit 18 - Lesson 89 / Family Activity

Marine Band Audio Resources has downloads of recordings of works by John Philip Sousa and other composers:

Sousa Recordings

Unit 22 - Lesson 106 / Family Activity

Here's the recipe for Original Nestlé Toll House Chocolate Chip Cookies:


Suggestions for Co-ops and Other Group Classes

Co-op Tips

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