Layers of Learning Unit 1-1

We think you’re going to love Unit 1-1 so we’re giving it away for free . . . scroll down.   History: Earliest Civilizations in the Fertile Crescent Geography: Maps and Globes Science: Planets The Arts: Cave Paintings Description Want to build a ziggurat?  Make your own balloon globe?  Experiment with Mars’ regressive orbit?  How about take an amazing virtual tour of one of the largest collections of cave art in the world?  Unit 1-1 includes all of this, plus a printable historical map, and tons of ideas to keep your kids learning with hands-on fun.  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 … click to read more