Layers of Learning Unit 2-15 is a complete unit study for history, geography, science, and the arts.
- History: Mongols
- Geography: Caucasus
- Science: Gases
- Arts: Fun With Poetry
Layers of Learning Unit 2-15 starts with learning about the Mongol Empire. Learn about Genghis Khan and how his empire grew, how he ran it, and how it was split and then dwindled over centuries. In geography, your studies will have you travel to the Caucasus region including the countries of Georgia, Armenia, and Azerbaijan. Then, in science, learn about gases and kinetic theory. End with the art portion by writing fun poetry with more than a dozen guided activities. Your whole family will love exploring these topics together with activities that span all ages.
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 with each unit and may be printed as often as needed for your family or class.
Age Range: 6-18
Grade Level: 1-12