History can seem dry, dusty, and irrelevant. World history, moreover, can be overwhelming. Where does one start?
The Story of the World from Peace Hill Press is an award-winning resource for families looking for a history curriculum they can fall in love with. Told in the straightforward, engaging style that has become Susan Wise Bauer’s trademark, this four-volume set covers the sweep of human history from ancient times until the present.
This read-aloud series is designed for parent-teachers to share with elementary school children. Enjoy it together and introduce your child to the marvelous story of the the world’s civilizations.
The Story of the World Volume IV: The Modern Age (1850 to Present) offers parents and teachers a complete history curriculum.
This engaging story tells world history in a compelling, fun, way.
We know that many of you stay up at night worrying, “If my child raises an army and tries to invade Russia, will she focus pointlessly on capturing Moscow, when she should worry more about the vast manpower reserves, and the still-untouched tank factories beyond the Urals?”
But then you remember that your child has read The Story of the World series, and has learned from the mistakes of Napoleon and Hitler, and you can sleep with confidence.
Activity Book Volume IV contains:
- Maps and geography activities
- Lists of additional readings in history and literature
- Plenty of simple, hands-on activities — all designed for grades 4-7
Activities for each chapter in The Story of the World include:
- Build a model of the Crystal Palace
- Make Ned Kelly’s armor
- Color and construct a timeline of the Modern Age
Blow the dust off history studies and order The Story of the World by Peace Hill Press from Curriculum Express today!