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This first book in the four-volume narrative history series for elementary students will transform your study of history. The Stor...y of the World has won awards from numerous homeschooling magazines and readers polls?over 150,000 copies of the series in print! What terrible secret was buried in Shi Huangdis tomb? Did nomads like lizard stew? What happened to Anansi the Spider in the Village of the Plantains? And how did a six-year-old become the last emperor of Rome? Told in a straightforward, engaging style that has become Susan Wise Bauers trademark, The Story of the World series 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. This first revised volume begins with the earliest nomads and ends with the last Roman emperor. Newly revised and updated, The Story of the World, Volume 1 includes maps, a new timeline, more illustrations, and additional parental aids. This read-aloud series is designed for parents to share with elementary-school children. Enjoy it together and introduce your child to the marvelous story of the worlds civilizations. 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 1 Grade Recommendation: Grades 1-5. Black-and-white illustrations Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 1/1/2006 Author: S. Wise / West Bauer Publisher: Peace Hill Press Dimensions: 8.6in length x 5.53in width x 1.05in height Weight: 18.40oz Read More

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History will never be the same again! This spirited reading of the first in Susan Wise Bauers Story of the World history series br...ings to life the stories and records of the peoples of ancient times. Now more than ever, other countries and customs affect our everyday lives-and our children need to learn about the people who live all around the globe. Susan Wise Bauer has provided a captivating guide to the history of the ancient world. Written in an engaging, straightforward manner, The Story of the World weaves world history into a storybook format. This volume covers the major historical events from the beginning of civilization to the fall of the Roman Empire. This Story of the World audiobook is a collaboration between Jim Weiss, whose voice has been described as liquid gold (CNN-TV), and Susan Wise Bauer, whose writing has been described as timeless and intelligent (Publishers Weekly). It may be used along with the print books (The Story of the World Volume 1 Text Book, Activity Book, and Tests; each sold separately), as a supplement to a traditional history curriculum, or independently. Approximately 8 hours on 7 audio CDs. Book Details:Format: Audio Book Publication Date: 10/2/2006 Pages: Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Susan Wise Bauer Publisher: Peace Hill Press Read More

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This third book in the four-volume narrative history series for elementary students will transform your study of history. The Stor...y of the World has won awards from numerous homeschooling magazines and readers polls?over 150,000 copies of the series in print! Where was the Crystal Palace? Who was the Sick Man of Europe? And how did cow fat start a revolution? Now more than ever, other countries and customs affect our everyday lives?and our children need to learn about the people who live all around the world. Susan Wise Bauer has provided a captivating guide to the history of modern nations all around the world. Written in an engaging, straightforward manner, the final volume of the popular Story of the World series weaves world history into a storybook format, covering major historical events in the years 1850-2000. From the Middle East and China to Africa and the Americas?find out what happened all around the world in the last century and a half. Designed as a read-aloud project for parents and children to share together, The Story of the World includes the stories of each continent and people group. 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 4 Grade Recommendation: Grades 3-8. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white drawings and maps Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 7/17/2005 Pages: 512 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Susan Wise Bauer Publisher: Peace Hill Press Dimensions: 5.59in length x 1.19in width x 8.5in height Weight: 20.8oz. Read More

Peace Hill Press
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This second book in the four-volume narrative history series for elementary students will transform your study of history. The Sto...ry 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?andour children need to learn about the other countries of the world andtheir history. Susan Wise Bauer has provided a captivating guide to thehistory of other lands. Written in an engaging, straightforward manner,this revised edition of The Story of the World: History for theClassical Child, Volume 2: The Middle Ages weaves world history intoa story book format. Who discovered chocolate? What happened to thegiant Fovor of the Mighty Blows? Why did the Ottoman Turks drag theirwar ships across dry land? The Story of the World coversthe sweep of human history from ancient times until the present. Africa,China, Europe, the Americas?find out what happened all around the worldin long-ago times. Designed as a read-aloud project for parents andchildren to share together, The Story of the World includes eachcontinent and major people group. Volume 2: The Middle Ages, isthe second of a four-volume series and covers the major historicalevents in the years 400 to 1600 CE, 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 2 Grade Recommendation: Grades 1-6. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white drawings and maps Book Details:Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/17/2007 Pages: 416 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Susan Wise Bauer Publisher: Peace Hill Press Dimensions: 5.59in length x 1.1in width x 8.59in height Weight: 20oz. Read More

Peace Hill Press
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History will never be the same again! This spirited reading of the first in Susan Wise Bauers Story of the World history series br...ings to life the stories and records of the peoples of ancient times. Now more than ever, other countries and customs affect our everyday lives-and our children need to learn about the people who live all around the globe. Susan Wise Bauer has provided a captivating guide to the history of the ancient world. Written in an engaging, straightforward manner, The Story of the World weaves world history into a storybook format. This volume covers the major historical events from the years 1600 to 1850from Elizabeth I to the gold rush in California. This Story of the World audiobook is a collaboration between Jim Weiss, whose voice has been described as liquid gold (CNN-TV), and Susan Wise Bauer, whose writing has been described as timeless and intelligent (Publishers Weekly). It may be used along with the print books (The Story of the World Volume 3 Text Book, Activity Book, and Tests; each sold separately), as a supplement to a traditional history curriculum, or independently. Approximately 11 hours on 9 CDs. Book Details:Format: Audio Book Publication Date: 1/17/2008 Author: Susan Wise Bauer Publisher: Peace Hill Press Read More

Peace Hill Press
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Color a picture of Captain Cook in Botany Bay, design an Ottoman pattern, play the Battle of Bunker Hill board game, and pan for g...old...dont just read about history?experience it! This comprehensive, 8.5 x 11 curriculum guide and activity book contains map activities, coloring pages, games, projects, review questions, cross-references to illustrated encyclopedias, and extensive book lists. Children and parents love the activities, ranging from cooking projects to crafts, board games to science experiments, and puzzles to projects. Each Story of the World Activity Book provides a full year of history study when combined with the Textbook, Audiobook, and Tests?each available separately to accompany each volume of The Story of the World Activity Book. Activity Book 3 Grade Recommendation: Grades 3-8. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white drawings and maps Book Details:Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/11/2004 Pages: 275 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Susan Wise Bauer Publisher: Peace Hill Press Dimensions: 0.86in length x 0.13in width x 1.1in height Weight: 47.97 oz Read More

Peace Hill Press
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Build a model of the Crystal Palace, make Ned Kellys armor, and color and construct a timeline of the Modern Age...dont just read ...about historyexperience it! This comprehensive, 8.5 x 11 curriculum guide and activity book contains map activities, coloring pages, games, projects, review questions, cross-references to illustrated encyclopedias, and extensive book lists. Children and parents love the activities, ranging from cooking projects to crafts, board games to science experiments, and puzzles to projects. Each Story of the World Activity Book provides a full year of history study when combined with the Textbook, Audiobook, and Testseach available separately to accompany each volume of The Story of the World Activity Book. Activity Book 4 Grade Recommendation: Grades 3-8. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white drawings and maps Book Details:Format: Box Set Publication Date: 12/28/2005 Pages: 432 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Susan Wise Bauer Publisher: Peace Hill Press Read More

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