On Mission is a quarterly magazine that engages children preschool through upper elementary with a cultural feast for their minds and hearts. Through beautiful images, living books, engaging activities, simple handicrafts, hands-on projects, stimulating challenges, interesting stories, and wise discipleship, our children are introduced to countries and cultures in a gentle and classical way.
Who is it for?
This program was created to be visually intriguing enough for your K4 students while academically challenging and interesting enough for your 6th-grade students. It truly integrates many ages into culture, geography, and missions studies!
What's included in this issue?
This 52-page issue of On Mission features the beautiful country of the Netherlands. This beautiful guide will help your family stay connected and learning about God's World all around them!
In this issue we cover/include:
- Living Book List
- Guidance on scheduling and planning
- Challenges to sharing the Gospel in the Dutch Culture
- Understanding Culture and the Gospel
- Free Co-Op Planning Schedules
- Various activities and math challenges related to the Netherlands
- Corrie Ten Boom
- Geography: poldering, dunes, and dikes
- Creature Feature: Eurasian Spoonbill
- History of the Netherlands (full and action-packed!)
- Traditional Dutch Music
- Special Feature: Dutch Artists and the Golden Age
- Tulip Farming
- Dutch Terms
- Daily Life like housing, schools, clothing and games
- Foods from the Netherlands
- Pinwheel Handicraft
In the Additional Resources Printables file that is emailed to you, you'll find maps, activities, flashcards, paper dolls, memory statement cards, and a passport activity.
Print vs Digital?
In the digital option, both the 52-page magazine PLUS the additional files (like maps and paper dolls) are all delivered to you via a DropBox link with password. You will receive NO print product in the mail.
In the PRINT option, you receive a 52-page magazine delivered to your door. You also receive access to the digital version of the magazine alongside the additional printable files to use as you see fit.
NOTE: The magazine portion of this program is extremely ink-intensive. You'll likely save money to purchase print :)
Frequently Asked Questions
You can find a detailed FAQ on this page.
These magazines never disappoint! The Corrie Ten Boom focus in this issue was just the cherry on top of a great learning experience!