Layers of Learning Unit 3-5

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  • History: Renaissance England
  • Geography: Tanzania & Kenya
  • Science: Mammals
  • The Arts: Shakespeare


Make spoon people puppets of Good Queen Bess, her friends, and her enemies.  Read about the two sides of Oliver Cromwell and his place in English history then decide for yourself whetehr he’s a villain or a hero.  Make a Serengeti shadow box while you learn about Tanzania and Kenya.  Use our printable dog anatomy worksheet to learn how mammals have similar internal parts.  And read and study Hamlet, step by step, a process you can apply to any of Shakespeare’s plays.   Unit 3-5 includes all of this, plus library lists, printables, and links to take you to the web.  54 pgs, full color. This is a PDF.

In each unit you’ll find a recommended library list, important background information about each topic, lots of activities to choose from for kids of all ages, and sidebars with a bunch more ideas including Additional Layers, Fabulous Facts, On The Web, Writer’s Workshop, Famous Folks, and Teaching Tips.  Printable maps and worksheets are included at the end of each unit and may be printed as often as needed for your family or class.  These units are made for whole families to learn together and are appropriate for 1st-12th grades.

3-5 sample page




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