The Story of the World

Author: S. Wise Bauer
Publisher: Peace Hill Press
ISBN: 0971412952
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Education

Provides sample questions and answers, recommended readings, maps, and activities.

Early Modern Times

Author: Susan Wise Bauer
Publisher: Peace Hill Press
ISBN: 9780972860321
Release Date: 2004-09-15
Genre: Education

Presents a history of the ancient world, from 6000 B.C. to 400 A.D.

The Modern Age

Author: S. Wise Bauer
Publisher: Peace Hill Press
ISBN: 9780972860338
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Education

Chronological history of the modern age, from 1850 to 2000.

The Story of the World

Author: Susan Wise Bauer
Publisher: Peace Hill Press
ISBN: 9781933339009
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Education

Presents a history of the ancient world, from 6000 B.C. to 400 A.D.

The Story of the World History for the Classical Child Early Modern Times From Elizabeth the First to the Forty Niners Vol 3 Story of the World

Author: Susan Wise Bauer
Publisher: Peace Hill Press
ISBN: 9781942968023
Release Date: 2004-04-12
Genre: Education

This third book in the four-volume narrative history series for elementary students will transform your study of history. The Story of the World has won awards from numerous homeschooling magazines and readers' polls—over 150,000 copies of the series in print! Now more than ever, other cultures are affecting our everyday lives—and our children need to learn about the other countries of the world and their history. Susan Wise Bauer has provided a captivating guide to the history of other lands. Written in an engaging, straightforward manner, The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child; Volume 3: Early Modern Times weaves world history into a story book format. Who was the Sun King? Why did the Luddites go around England smashing machines? And how did samurai become sumo wrestlers? The Story of the World covers the sweep of human history from ancient times until the present. Africa, China, Europe, the Americas—find out what happened all around the world in long-ago times. Designed as a read-aloud project for parents and children to share together, The Story of the World includes each continent and major people group. Volume 3: Early Modern Times is the third of a four volume series and covers the major historical events in the years 1600 to 1850, as well as including maps, illustrations, and tales from each culture. Each Story of the World volume provides a full year of history study when combined with the Activity Book, Audiobook, and Tests—each available separately to accompany each volume of The Story of the World Text Book. Volume 3 Grade Recommendation: Grades 3-8.

A Child s History of the World

Author: V. M. Hillyer
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 9781312082977
Release Date: 2014-04-08
Genre: History

One of the finest history books for children, this well-loved Hillyer classic features stories of world history from prehistoric man through the 20th century, inspiring an appreciation of how events relate to one another.

The Story of the Orchestra

Author: Robert Levine
Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Pub
ISBN: 1579121489
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes the orchestra and includes information on composers, instruments, and the conductor.

Project Based Homeschooling

Author: Lori McWilliam Pickert
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 1475239068
Release Date: 2012-06-27
Genre: Education

Project-based homeschooling combines children's interests with long-term, deep, complex learning. This is an essential experience for children: to spend time working on something that matters to them, with the support of a dedicated mentor. This book is an introduction and guide to creating the circumstances under which children can teach themselves. The author gives parents concrete tips for helping children do challenging, meaningful, self-chosen work. From setting up a workspace that encourages independence to building a family culture that supports self-directed learning to concrete suggestions for a step-by-step approach to inquiry-based investigation, Project-Based Homeschooling shares techniques for mentoring independent, confident thinkers and learners.

The Time Machine

Author: Herbert George Wells
Release Date: 1895

This innovative debut novel by British author H.G. Wells follows an unnamed scientist as he uses a time machine to travel from turn-of-the-century England into the far future. Instead of a world of gleaming technology, the explorer finds a primitive society populated by the fragile, human-like Eloi and the predatory, underground-dwelling Morlocks. Attempting to retrieve his stolen invention and return to his own time, the traveler encounters plenty of dangers and eventually glimpses more unsettling visions of dire future eras.

A Childs Geography

Author: Ann Voskamp
Publisher: Knowledge Quest
ISBN: 1932786333
Release Date: 2008-04-30
Genre: Education

An exploration of the geography of the Middle East using biblical references to find various locations.