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Covers of four Layers of Learning books

Layers of Learning is homeschool curriculum designed to let you learn together, all ages, all at once.  Read real books, do hands-on projects, watch videos, have family discussions.  Have fun exploring together!

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Every single Layers of Learning unit includes

History

history explorations

History is taught chronologically and divided into four big periods: ancient, medieval, colonial, and modern.

Geography

Geography

Geography includes map skills and studies of continents and countries around the world including maps and cultures.

Science

Science

Science includes the study of earth science and astronomy, biology, chemistry, and physics.

Arts

The Arts

Arts includes poetry, painting, music, sculpture, folk art, and plays. Kids  learn about artists and practice creative skills.

It's easy to use and really flexible. Here's how each unit works:

Step 1

Library Research

Start with an expedition to your library to find great books. Use the lists provided in each unit book for top titles. Then use the search terms to discover your own great finds.

Read, read, read!

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Step 2

Explore

Next, explore what you've learned with hands on projects you select from among the many choices in each unit. The whole family can dig into the learning together.

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Step 3

Show What You Know

Finish up by completing a writing assignment. Each unit gives lots of ideas for fun writing projects and presentations for your family group or individuals to display their prowess.

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