Layers of Learning Unit 3-5


Layers of Learning Unit 3-5

Layers of Learning Unit 3-5 is a complete unit study for history, geography, science, and the arts.

  • History: Renaissance England
  • Geography: Tanzania & Kenya
  • Science: Mammals
  • Arts: Shakespeare


Layers of Learning Unit 3-5 includes the history of Renaissance England.  We include Queen Elizabeth I, the Spanish Armada, the East India Company, British Parliament, Guy Fawkes, the English Civil War and Cromwell, and the 1666 fire of London.  In geography explore Tanzania and Kenya. Then in science learn about mammals, their life cycles, anatomy, classification, and behaviors.  Finally in arts study sonnets, watch Hamlet and discuss it, act out a scene of your own, and memorize some lines from Shakespeare.

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.

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Product Details

Age Range: 6-18
Grade Level: 1-12
Format: printable PDF
Pages: 56
Publisher: HooDoo Publishing
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 11 inches

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