K-2 World History: Volume 1 - In the Beginning
K-2 Core Curriculum – World History: Volume 1 – In the Beginning This is Volume I of the three part K-2 Core Curriculum World History series. In this fun and interactive unit study, designed to meet and exceed state and national standards, your children will explore ancient history, including the evolution of humans and Ancient Mesopotamia! With over 24 activities and 18 hands-on projects, your children will be fascinated from beginning to end. Each chapter includes a variety of activities, including videos, hands-on projects, map work, interactive websites, readings, worksheets, charts, games, and much more to make learning history FUN! This unit study is part of our history core curriculum series for grades K-2. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 20-30 hours.
Take a peek inside: Thinking like an historian Prehistoric humans Ice Ages Tools of the Stone Age Neanderthals Cro-Magnons Early art forms Early agriculture The Fertile Crescent Mesopotamian cultures The Code of Hammurabi Cuneiform Ziggurats and community life Education in Mesopotamia Mesopotamian feasts Backgammon and games and much more!
All 24 activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. But this unit study is not just a collection of web sites to read! It is much more than that! The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more. At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That’s why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!