Bible Road Trip is an exciting journey which places you and your children in the driver’s seat! Aimed at youth grades 1-12, Bible Road Trip will allow your family to survey the Bible cover-to-cover in 3 years ~ with breaks for summer! You can find a printable resource list for all three years of Bible Road Trip in the Parent / Teacher Guide.
After many requests, here is the resource list right on the blog, with links and everything. That way, everyone can be certain they’re ordering exactly what we use in Bible Road Trip. Need a resource list for a different age group? Check out the Bible Road Trip Everything Page.
Lower Grammar (Grades 1-3)~ Years One – Three….
Necessary Resources ~ Years One – Three
ChristianBook.com:Window on the World: When We Pray God Works
And a full-text Bible! We like the ESV Study Bible. For Lower Grammar, you may prefer the ESV Children’s Bible.
ChristianBook.com: ESV Study Bible, Hardcover
Amazon: The ESV Study Bible
ChristianBook.com: ESV Children’s Bible (illustrated hardcover)
Amazon: ESV Children’s Bible
Suggested Resource ~ Years One – Three
ChristianBook.com:How the Bible Came to Us
ChristianBook.com:God’s Special Tent: The Story of the Tabernacle and What Came After
|What’s in the Bible? 1-7, DVD SetLet VeggieTales creator Phil Vischer and a bunch of hilarious new friends explain the entire Bible to your kids in this groundbreaking, fast-paced, and fun-filled DVD series! This What’s in the Bible? set includes 7 DVDs featuring two 25-minute parts each.
Amazon: Buck Denver Asks: What’s in the Bible? Volume One – In the Beginning
Buck Denver Asks: What’s in the Bible? Volume Two – Let My People Go
Buck Denver Asks: What’s in the Bible? Volume Three – Wanderin’ In The Desert
Buck Denver Asks: What’s in the Bible? Volume Four – Battle for the Promised Land
Buck Denver Asks: What’s in the Bible? Volume Five – Israel Gets a King
Buck Denver Asks: What’s in the Bible? Volume Six – A Nation Divided
Buck Denver Asks: What’s in the Bible? Volume Seven – Exile and Return!
Suggested Resources ~ Year Two
|What’s in the Bible? #8: Words to Make Us Wise, DVDBy Phil Vischer / Jellyfish LabsThe Bible Made Easy for Kids! Buck Denver and his friends take your children through the WHOLE Bible. Perfect viewing for the entire family – laugh and learn together. Volume 8: Words to Make Us Wise will take your family through the books of Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes and Song of Solomon. You’ll hear the story of Job and his faithfulness and learn all about the wisdom David and Solomon share in the Psalms and Proverbs. A quick trip through Ecclesiastes will teach you to trust God in the midst of everyday trials, and then Sunday School Lady will explain the “mushy” book – Song of Solomon – and how it demonstrates God’s love for us. Memorable songs and great entertainment from VeggieTales creator Phil Vischer. Approx. 60 minutes.|
|What’s in the Bible? #9: God Speaks! DVDBy Jellyfish LabsFrom VeggieTales creator Phil Vischer comes another exciting installment in the What’s in the Bible? series! Tag along with Buck Denver and friends as they plunge into the story of Jonah—not to mention the equally exciting (and less-talked about) adventures of 16 more minor and major prophets. You’ll learn—and laugh—as much as your kids do! Approx. 60 minutes.|
Amazon: Buck Denver Asks: What’s in the Bible? Volume Eight – Words to Make Us Wise (Psalms, Proverbs & the Writings)
Buck Denver Asks: What’s in the Bible? Volume Nine – God Speaks! (Isaiah, Jeremiah & the Prophets)
Suggested Resources ~ Year Three
|What’s in the Bible? #10: Jesus Is the Good News! DVDBy Jellyfish LabsThe Bible Made Easy for Kids! What’s in the Bible? #10: Jesus is the Good News! – takes your family through the 400 years between the Old and New Testaments, and then shares about the life and ministry of Jesus Christ from the books of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John. Funny and meaningful, Vischer also shares the Gospel and encourages children (and parents) who don’t know Jesus to do so – and reach out to a friend or Pastor to experience God’s saving grace. Approx. 60 minutes.|
|What’s in the Bible? #11: Spreading the Good News! DVDBy Jellyfish LabsFrom the creator of VeggieTales come deep biblical insights—made easy for your kids! Journeying through the Book of Acts, children will experience Pentecost, watch Jesus’ disciples spread the Gospel through the world, and witness the conversion and ministry of Saul. Features fast-paced storytelling, fun-filled animations, a cast of lovable characters, and humor for the whole family. Approx. 60 minutes.|
|What’s in the Bible? #12: Letters from Paul! DVD By Jellyfish LabsThe Bible Made Easy for Kids! Buck Denver and his friends take your children through the whole Bible. Volume 12: Letters from Paul! will take your family on a whirlwind journey through all of the Apostle Paul’s letters to churches around the Roman World, and then Buck Denver and friends will dive into some of the BIG topics Paul teaches, like justification, sanctification, the fruit of the spirit and what it means to walk with Jesus every day! Approx. 60 minutes|
|What’s in the Bible? #13: God’s Kingdom Comes, DVD By Capitol Christian Music Group|
Amazon: Buck Denver Asks: What’s in the Bible? Volume Ten – Jesus is the Good News!
Buck Denver Asks: What’s In The Bible? Volume Eleven – Spreading The Good News!
What’s In The Bible? Volume Twelve – Letters From Paul!
What’s In The Bible? Volume Thirteen – God’s Kingdom Comes!
Additional Bible Road Trip Resource Lists
Bible Road Trip Preschool Kindergarten Resource List
Bible Road Trip Upper Grammar (Grades 4-6) Resource List
Bible Road Trip Dialectic (Grades 7-9) Resource List
Bible Road Trip Rhetoric (Grades 10-12) Resource List
~ Danika Cooley
Danika Cooley is the author of When Lightning Struck! The Story of Martin Luther (Fortress Press, 2015), Wonderfully Made (CF4K, 2016), and Bible Road Trip. Her work has been featured in internationally-recognized children's magazines over 150 times.