GED Curriculum

Arithmetic Review
GED Mathematics – McGraw-Hill’s. Howett, Jerry
  • Fraction Skills Inventory
  • Understanding Fractions, Writing Fractions, Forms of Fractions
  • Reducing Fractions
  • Improper Fractions and Mixed Numbers
  • Adding Fractions with the Same Denominator
  • Adding Fractions with Different Denominators
  • Subtracting Fractions with Different and Same Denominators
  • Borrowing and Subtracting Fractions
  • Applying Skills and Problems
  • Multiplying Fractions
  • Multiplying Mixed Numbers
  • Rounding and Estimating
  • Dividing Fractions with Fractions
  • Dividing Fractions with Whole Numbers
  • Dividing with Mixed Numbers and Fractions Review
  • Practice Test

Social Studies
GED Social Studies – McGraw-Hill’s. Mitchell, Robert

Early Humanity

  • Early Civilization
  • Chinese Dynasties
  • The Middle Ages and the Feudal System
  • The Renaissance
  • The French Revolution and Napoleon
  • Central America
  • The Industrial Revolution
  • World War I
  • The Russian Revolution and the Rise of Communism
  • World war II
  • India is Divided
  • Technology as a Future
  • The United States of America
  • The Civil War
  • The United States as a World Power
  • The Twenties and the Stock Market Crash
  • The New Deal
  • The Korean Conflict
  • The Einsenhower Years
  • The Kennedy Administration
  • Types of Political Systems
  • The U.S. Federal Goverment
  • State and Local Governments
  • Factors of Production
  • Economics and Government
  • Exports and Imports
  • Economic Growth
  • Money and Monetary Policy
  • The American Consumer
  • Mapping
  • Latitude and Longitute
  • Time Zones
  • Topography
  • Climate
  • Population Distribution
  • Practice Test

Language Arts, Reading
GED Language Arts, Reading – McGraw-Hill’s. Howett, Jerry
  • The Novel and the Short Story
  • Basic Elements of Fiction
  • Style: Tying All the Elements Together
  • How to Read Fiction on Your Own
  • Idea and Emotions in Poetry
  • The Shape of Poetry
  • The Language of Poetry
  • The Sound of Poetry
  • Interpreting and Analyzing Poetry
  • What is Drama?
  • Reading a Play or Script
  • Structure of Drama
  • From Idea to Production
  • Characterization
  • Detecting the Author's Purpose
  • Types of Nonfiction
  • Informational Text
  • Literary Nonfiction
  • Viewing Component
  • Business Documents
  • Practice Test

Language Arts, Writing
GED Language Arts, Writing – McGraw-Hill’s. Howett, Jerry
  • Knowledge - Forming, Attaining, or Recalling Concepts
  • Understanding What You Read
  • Applying What You Read
  • Examining What You Read
  • Judging What You Read
  • Interpreting Graphs
  • Interpreting Tables
  • Interpreting Maps
  • Interpreting Editorial Cartoons
  • Practice Test
GED Subjects

Excelsior also offers tutoring in most academic subjects and provides SAT and ACT test preparation.

GED Test Preparation Our tutors have extensive experience with preparing students for successful competion of the GED.


Come in for a free consultation

100% Money-back Guarantee

We are positive you will be satisfied with our programs that we offer a 100% Money-back Guarantee.

Our Mission

Excellent Education.

Excelsior Education
Connecting families with a network of dedicated and skilled teachers who love what they do.