Upper EL Social Studies (Hybrid)
Story of the World explores multiple time era in chronological fashion via texts, activity books, supplemental literature readings, map activities, coloring pages and projects that explore history, art and science. Upper elementary includes:
Story of the World Ancient Times (Volume 1) explores the periods of Egyptian, Sumarian, Jewish, Babylonian, Assyrian, Indian, Chinese, African, Egyptian, Phoenician, Greek, Persian, Native American, Roman, Christian, Celt, and Barbarian history.
Story of the World Middle Ages (Volume 2) explores the periods of the “Dark Ages,” from the fall of Rome through the Renaissance.
Story of the World Early Modern Times (Volume 3) covers Japanese warlords, colonies in the “New World”, spread of slavery, the “Sun King” of France, English in India, imperialist China, revolutionary war, Captain Cook’s explorations, age of industrialism in Europe, Napoleon, French Revolution, Lewis & Clark, Mexican independence, Africa and colonialism, the Opium Wars, and the Gold Rush.
* Prerequisites: None
* This course includes an optional learning experience.