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The Story of the World Volume 4: The Modern Age Activity Book

The Story of the World Volume 4: The Modern Age Activity Book


by Peace Hill Press

Language: English

SKU: 1511856


Publisher:Peace Hill Press

ISBN-13: 9780972860352

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Description of The Story of the World Volume 4: The Modern Age Activity Book by Peace Hill Press

Help students grasp the interconnectivity of world history with The Story of the World resources – and watch as history comes to life! Told in the straightforward, engaging style that has become Susan Wise Bauer’s trademark, each volume in this lauded series covers the sweep of human history from ancient times until the present. Africa, China, Europe, the Americas — find out what happened around the world in the centuries before our own. This read-aloud series is designed for parents to share with elementary-school children, or for older readers to enjoy alone. Introduce your child to the marvelous story of the world’s civilizations!

This comprehensive activity book and curriculum guide contains all you need to make history come alive for your child. Along with the accompanying book The Story of the World, Volume 4: The Modern Age, this Activity Book provides a complete history program.

If you purchase this Activity Book, you have permission to copy the maps and other materials for use within your own family.

Due to the intended age level and the subject matter contained in the book, the Activity Book for Volume 4 does not contain coloring pages.

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“The title really says it all – this is a delightful book of stories. Ms. Bauer’s writing style is engaging and easy to read, and she includes details that are intrinsically interesting to children. Some stories are fables from around the world and some are fictional stories that illustrate life in that time in history. The details of real battles, kingdoms, cultures, and customs weave together a story worth telling over and over.”– The Old Schoolhouse Magazine
Product: The Story of the World Volume 4: The Modern Age Activity Book
Vendor: Peace Hill Press
Editor: Susan Wise Bauer
Series: Story of the World: History for the Classical Child (Paperback)
Series Number: 4
Binding Type: Paperback
Media Type: Book
Minimum Grade: 4th Grade
Maximum Grade: 8th Grade
Number of Pages: 406
Weight: 3.26 pounds
Length: 11.14 inches
Width: 8.62 inches
Height: 1.33 inches
Publisher: Peace Hill Press
Publication Date: July 2005
Subject: History, Social Studies
Curriculum Name: Story Of The World
Learning Style: Kinesthetic, Visual
Teaching Method: Charlotte Mason, Classical, Unit Study, Unschooling
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It is a great curriculum to reinforce classical history. It may be used as a stand-alone curriculum or we used it in conjuction with our Classical Conversations history.
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We loved doing the exercises and the additional reading. The exercises really brought home the chapter's message.
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I like that it provides a comprehensive, chronological study of history which can be used for a variety of ages. There are plenty of suggestions for ways to engage all different kinds of learners in the activity book. And there are very quick, easy projects as well as some which require more time and effort. I love that I seem to be learning so much right along with my children as well.
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The Story of the World with its optional Activity Book and Test Packet is a complete history curriculum for one year. Auditory learners will enjoy listening to the audiobook version while reading along in the text. You can also read literature that relates to the time period.
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I used Story of the World as an asset to Classical Conversations (CC) and it was an amazing 'meat' to the pegs memorized with CC. As I would read aloud to my daughter she was able to connect the dots in history to the timeline, history and geography she was memorizing. Very well written and engaging for the child.
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