Comparing Curriculum
Growing Kids God's Way with Parenting From the Tree of Life

A common questions, from those familiar with Growing Kids God's Way curriculum, is how this 1997 curriculum compares with the 2016 Parenting From the Tree of Life Series. Although the Life Series contains the key components that made Growing Kids God's Way successful, the Life Series is far more comprehensive and contains a substantial number of new concepts not found in the previous series. There are also some structural differences between the two series. Here are a few of them:

GKGW SERIES                

  • Release Dates: 1996
  • Lessons: 17 
  • Average Video Times: 43-50 min
  • Illustrations/Graphics: 1 (per session)         
  • Setting: Podium/Lecture
  • Workbook Pages: 268
  • Word Count Per Page: 490


  • Release Dates: 2012-2015
  • Lessons: 17 
  • Average Video Times: 40-45 min.
  • Illustrations/Graphics: 8 -10 (per session)
  • Setting:Casual/Conversational
  • Workbook Pages: 312
  • Word Count Per Page: 515