Best 10th Grade Curriculum Materials and Resources

This list is what I would imagine my dream curriculum would have been for myself when I was growing up. If I’d gotten to choose my education, I would like to have drawn from these subjects and resources.

 

10th grade

1. cooking

The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science

2. the bible

The Bible: The Epic Miniseries

3. finding a job

What Color Is Your Parachute? 2016: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers

4. physical health

How Not to Die: Discover the Foods Scientifically Proven to Prevent and Reverse Disease

Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain

Disease: The Story of Disease and Mankind’s Continuing Struggle Against It

5. skepticism

Explaining Postmodernism: Skepticism and Socialism from Rousseau to Foucault (Expanded Edition)

6. multicultural theology

World Religions: The Great Faiths Explored & Explained

The World’s Religions (Plus) by Huston Smith

The Religions Book (Big Ideas Simply Explained)

7. sports

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_sports

8. career paths

Do What You Are: Discover the Perfect Career for You Through the Secrets of Personality Type

10. teaching (education)

Teaching: Ultimate Teaching Techniques! – Teach Like A Champion, Grab Your Students’ Attention And Engagement, Supercharge Their Learning, and Transform … Creativity, Productivity, Self Confidence)

11. music (history)

Music by DK

12. dance (choreography)

So You Think You Can Dance
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DctLJHiJgOI

– clothing

Capezio Girls’ Boy Cut Low Rise Short

Danskin Girls Student Footed Tight

Capezio Women’s Classic Short Sleeve Leotard

ballet
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4CkO4s1vj2Y

contemporary dance
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NIV0TCgUeYE

jazz dance
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QfiNcwvt7PQ

hip hop dance
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3y17D_K9Zw

folk dance
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RYjYVQVf4UE

techno dance
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WLRKdR4qLwQ

k pop dance
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yzqZFU_dUr8

religious dance
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-HzEVk4pg4

13. television (criticism)

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/lists/best-tv-shows-ever-top-819499

14. theater (history)

Living Theater: A History

15. film (animation)

HUE Animation Studio (Blue) for Windows PCs and Apple Mac OS X: complete stop motion animation kit with camera, software and book

16. fine arts (photography)

The Art Book (Big Ideas Simply Explained)

Art: Over 2,500 Works from Cave to Contemporary

Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan (Photoshop CC + Lightroom) Prepaid Membership 12 Month (Download)

Photography Photo Portrait Studio 600W Day Light Umbrella Continuous Lighting Kit by LimoStudio LMS103

The Photographer’s Playbook: 307 Assignments and Ideas

Digital Photography Complete Course

Digital Photography Workbook For Dummies

(use camera on phone)

17. applied arts (architecture)

The Art Book (Big Ideas Simply Explained)

Art: Over 2,500 Works from Cave to Contemporary

Chief Architect Home Designer Essentials 2017

LEGO Architecture 21024 Louvre Building Kit

LEGO Architecture Lincoln Memorial Model Kit

Archidoodle: The Architect’s Activity Book

– materials

     – eraser

          Paper Mate Pink Pearl Premium Erasers, Large, 3-Count

     – pencil sharpener

          Prismacolor Scholar Pencil Sharpener

     – graphite pencil

          Derwent Graphic Drawing Pencils, Medium, Metal Tin, 12 Count (34214)

     – fine line pens

          Sakura 30062 6-Piece Pigma Micron Ink Pen Set, Black

      – paints

          Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint Set, 18 Piece (2-Ounce), PROMOABI Best Selling Colors I

      – brushes

           Loew-Cornell 245B Brush Set, Pack of 25, Multi Color

      – scale rule

           Timely Expanded House Plan Template (32T)

      – set square

           325mm Hypotenuse Metric Professional Geometry Set Square Drawing Drafting Triangle with Grip

      – circle template

           Westcott LetterCraft Large and Small Circles Template (T-831)

18. design (fashion)

Fashion Design Workshop: Stylish step-by-step projects and drawing tips for up-and-coming designers (Walter Foster Studio)

Essentials Fashion Sketchbook (366 Figure Templates to create your own designs!) Fashion Sketchpad

19. computer science

Cracking the Coding Interview: 189 Programming Questions and Solutions

20. chemistry

Chemistry For Dummies

Chemistry Workbook for Dummies

21. the law

Law 101: Everything You Need to Know About American Law

Law For Dummies

22. history (political)

Political Order and Political Decay: From the Industrial Revolution to the Globalization of Democracy

On Politics: A History of Political Thought: From Herodotus to the Present (2 Vol. Set) by Alan Ryan

The Politics Book (Big Ideas Simply Explained)

The History Book (Big Ideas Simply Explained)

23. languages (foreign)

– french

Living Language French, Complete Edition: Beginner through advanced course, including 3 coursebooks, 9 audio CDs, and free online learning

My French Coach – Nintendo DS

Nintendo DS

– spanish

Living Language Spanish, Complete Edition: Beginner through advanced course, including 3 coursebooks, 9 audio CDs, and free online learning

My Spanish Coach – Nintendo DS

Nintendo DS

– japanese

Living Language Japanese, Complete Edition: Beginner through advanced course, including 3 coursebooks, 9 audio CDs, and free online learning

My Japanese Coach – Nintendo DS

Nintendo DS

24. writing (journalism)

You Can’t Make This Stuff Up: The Complete Guide to Writing Creative Nonfiction–from Memoir to Literary Journalism and Everything in Between

25. mathematics

All the Math You’ll Ever Need: A Self-Teaching Guide

Trigonometry Workbook For Dummies

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