The Story of the World


  • Author : Susan Wise Bauer,Jeff West
  • Publisher :
  • Release : 2006
  • ISBN : 9781933339016
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

A guide to ancient times, discussing events, people, and practices around the world, from the first nomads to the fall of the Roman empire.

The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child: Ancient Times: Tests and Answer Key (Vol. 1) (Story of the World)


  • Author : Susan Wise Bauer,Elizabeth Rountree
  • Publisher : Peace Hill Press
  • Release : 2007-09-17
  • ISBN : 1942968086
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

History has been taught in a boring way for far too long. A subject as moving and powerful as humanity's past should be inviting, and when it is told well, it is. Susan Wise Bauer succeeds in telling the captivating story of history with her best-selling history series. Parents and young readers have fallen in love with her narrative history, The Story of the World, and its accompanying Activity Book. Now teachers and home educators can take advantage of a new and valuable learning tool: the Tests and Answer Key package. Included are 42 tests: one for each chapter of The Story of the World. Perfect for evaluating comprehension and retention. The narrative format of The Story of the World helps children remember the famous people, places, and events in history. These tests offer you an easy way to make sure that your child is absorbing the important events from world history. A combination of multiple choice, matching, fill-in-the-blank, and short writing samples allow you to evaluate your child's retention and comprehension of key events in The Story of the World. The Tests package contains an answer key for all tests. These easy-to-use tests and answer keys, successfully used by hundreds of parents and teachers, provide an objective method for measuring retention of key facts, figures, and events from history. A combination of sequencing, matching, short-answer, and essay-style questions gives students a chance to show what they've learned. Used with The Story of the World Text Book and Activity Book (sold separately), the Test and Answer Key gives educators a complete history curriculum for their elementary school students.

Ancient Times


  • Author : Susan Wise Bauer,Joyce Crandell
  • Publisher : Peace Hill Press
  • Release : 2006-11
  • ISBN : 1933339055
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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

The Middle Ages


  • Author : Susan Wise Bauer
  • Publisher : Peace Hill Press
  • Release : 2007
  • ISBN : 1933339098
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

A guide to the Middle Ages, discussing events, people, and practices around the world from 500 to 1500.

History for the Classical Child


  • Author : Susan Wise Bauer
  • Publisher : Peace Hill Press
  • Release : 2006
  • ISBN : 1933339004
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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

Ancient Times


  • Author : S. Wise Bauer
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Release : 2001
  • ISBN : 9780971412903
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

This four-volume narrative history series for elementary students will transform your study of history-one chapter per week, one book per year. An accompanying Activity Book (see page 8) gives you exercises, maps, review questions, reading lists, and more, so you have an entire history curriculum at your fingertips! The Story of the World has won awards from numerous homeschooling magazines and readers' polls, and is included in several reviews of "Best Homeschooling Materials." From the Earliest Nomads to the Last Roman Emperor.

History for the Classical Child: Early Modern Times: Volume 3: From Elizabeth the First to the Forty-Niners REVISED EDITION (Vol. 3) (Story of the World)


  • Author : Susan Wise Bauer
  • Publisher : Peace Hill Press
  • Release : 2004-04-12
  • ISBN : 1942968027
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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.

The Middle Ages


  • Author : S. Wise Bauer
  • Publisher : Peace Hill Press
  • Release : 2001
  • ISBN : 9780971412941
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

This comprehensive activity book and curriculum guide contains all you need to make history come alive for your child! Don't just read about historyexperience it! Colro a picture of a Viking warrior, make an edible oasis, create a Moorish ruler's turban and Aztec jewelry and more. Designed to turn the accompanying book The Story of the World: Volume 2: The Middle Ages into a complete history program, this Activity Book provides you with comprehension questions and answers, sample narrations, maps and geography activities, coloring pages, lists of additional readings in history and literature, and plenty of simple, hands-on activities all designed for grades 1-4.

Ancient Times: Tests and Answer Key


  • Author : Elizabeth Rountree,S. Wise Bauer
  • Publisher : Peace Hill Press
  • Release : 2007-08-28
  • ISBN : 1933339217
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

History has been taught in a boring way for far too long. A subject as moving and powerful as humanity's past should be inviting, and when it is told well, it is. Susan Wise Bauer succeeds in telling the captivating story of history with her best-selling history series. Parents and young readers have fallen in love with her narrative history, The Story of the World, and its accompanying Activity Book. Now teachers and home educators can take advantage of a new and valuable learning tool. These easy-to-use tests and answer keys, successfully used by hundreds of parents and teachers, provide an objective method for measuring retention of key facts, figures, and events from history. A combination of sequencing, matching, short-answer, and essay-style questions gives students a chance to show what they've learned. Used with the Activity Book and The Story of the World, the tests give educators a complete history curriculum for their elementary school students.

The modern age, from Victoria's empire to the end of the USSR


  • Author : S. Wise Bauer
  • Publisher : Peace Hill Press
  • Release : 2003
  • ISBN : 0972860339
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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