Layers of Learning Unit 2-7 is a complete unit study for history, geography, science, and the arts.
- History: Normans
- Geography: Nigeria
- Science: Skeletons
- Arts: Canterbury Tales
Layers of Learning Unit 2-7 begins with the history of the Normans and the invasion of 1066. Then we learn about the English Civil Wars between Matilda and Stephen, the Scottish War of Independence, and the Hundred Years’ War. You will love the story and determination of Joan of Arc. After history, delve into the culture and landscape of Nigeria. Next, study the skeletal system and learn all about bones, joints, and more. Finish your studies with the Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer in the arts. Every unit has activities to get your whole family exploring these topics together, creating a family-style homeschool.
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