Layers of Learning Unit 1-4 is a complete unit study for history, geography, science, and the arts.
- History: Ancient Greece
- Geography: Wonders
- Science: Satellites
- Arts: Greek Art
Layers of Learning Unit 1-4 includes hands-on activities, experiments, projects, and a hand-picked book list. Begin with learning about the ancient Greek world including topics like the Olympics, the Iliad and the Odyssey, Greek feasts, and the Greek and Persian War. Then move into geography and making an illustrated map of the wonders of the ancient world and picking out what you think are wonders of the modern world. Next in science study satellites, both man-made and natural, as you learn about asteroids, comets, shooting stars, and geocentric orbits. Finish off this unit with Ancient Greek art including pottery, sculpture, architecture, and plays.
In each unit you’ll find a recommended library list, important background information about each topic, and lots of activities to choose from for kids of all ages. Sidebars include a bunch more ideas including Additional Layers, Fabulous Facts, On The Web, Writer’s Workshop, Famous Folks, and Teaching Tips. Printable maps and worksheets are included at the end of each unit and may be printed as often as needed for your family or class.
Age Range: 6-18
Grade Level: 1-12
Format: printable PDF
Publisher: HooDoo Publishing
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 11 inches