Strong Students

Scope & Sequence
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Strong Students for Middle School builds on the foundation laid by Strong Kids by increasing the depth of the teaching and expanding the variety of material.

Students dive into God’s plan from Creation to Revelation, learn to study the riches of the Bible for themselves, and gain answers to their toughest questions.

 

BuildUP Themes

Here are the major emphases that are measurable in this age group:

  • Believe the gospel
  • Understand Biblical ethics
  • Internalize godliness
  • Learn doctrine
  • Develop life skills
  • Uplift others
  • Prepare to serve

Learn more about measuring growth.

Year 1
Quarter Topic Description
Fall 2020 Bible Survey Focuses students’ attention on God’s overarching plan from Creation through Revelation
Winter 2020–21 Character Studies Examines the lives of select Biblical characters to encourage students to live for God
Spring 2021 Basic Bible Truths Guides students to understand the Bible’s foundational truths for their lives
Summer 2021 Acts Traces the history of the early church to help students understand how Christ kept His word to build His church
Year 2
Quarter Topic Description
Fall 2021 Bible Interpretation Provides students with the basic principles of interpretation so they can correctly understand God’s Word
Winter 2021–22 Mark Highlights Jesus as the Messiah Who fulfilled God’s purposes and provided salvation to all who believe
Spring 2022 Philippians Helps students see how they can have joy in Christ regardless of their circumstances
Summer 2022 James Challenges students to live out their faith by giving practical encouragement for dealing with their own trials
Year 3
Quarter Topic Description
Fall 2022 Anthropology Enables students discover exactly who God created them to be and who they can be in Christ
Winter 2022–23 Ephesians Points students to the rich blessings God has given them in Christ and challenges them to put on the full armor of God
Spring 2023 Apologetics Equips students with Biblical answers to the toughest questions so they can have confidence in God’s Word
Summer 2023 1 & 2 Thessalonians Displays the example of true Christian love and encourages students to look forward to Christ’s return