Explore the Bible

by Christine
(Sydney)

XTB (Explore the Bible) is a series of workbooks designed for children in the lower primary ages. It is originally British, but has been redone for an Australian perspective.

It's bright, colourful, fun and, yet, quite rigorous in its approach to reading the scriptures. Kids do a page a day (60 days in the book) and look at three different books of the Bible in each. My 10 year old has been doing these for about 18 months and it is the first thing he reaches for each day. I have even found that he has to rub out work in the new books because he has been working ahead.

His request for his birthday this year - his own adult Bible - the children's one just wasn't serious enough for him.


Honestly, it is the best thing we have done in Homeschooling!

Comments for Explore the Bible

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Where do you buy XTB in California?
by: Ann

I was wondering where to find XTB in California. I did a web search, & I just can't find it! Are there some links you could maybe share with us? Thanks!

Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Sounds like an asset for your family!
by: Marianne

Thanks Christine,

I have never seen XTB or Explore the Bible, but it sounds like it is really working well in your family!

What a wonderful tool to teach your children love of the Scriptures - which your child certainly has!

Thanks for sharing this resource with us.

Click here to add your own comments

Return to Homeschool Ideas- Bible.

Recent Articles

  1. Living Books History Top Recommendations to Renaissance

    Jan 05, 17 07:47 AM

    Best living books for history; Best historical fiction from Ancients to Renaissance. Make history come to life! Ancient Egypt, Rome,Greece

    Read More

  2. Homeschool history curriculum for Age of Revolutions

    Jan 04, 17 08:50 AM

    Design your own homeschool history curriculum for the age of revolutions with the best history resources, living books and great history project ideas.

    Read More

  3. History Project Ideas - Fun activities to enhance the study of Ancient Greece

    Jan 03, 17 09:39 PM

    Great history project ideas for your Ancient Greece Homeschool History Unit Study. Ancient Greek History crafts

    Read More