Layers of Learning Unit 3-11 is a complete unit study for history, geography, science, and the arts.
- History: Conquistadors
- Geography: Baltic States
- Science: Igneous Rocks
- Arts: Creative Kids
Layers of Learning Unit 3-11 starts with the history of the Spanish in the New World. We cover the conquistadors, the Incas, and the Aztecs. Then learn the culture and landscape of the Baltic States including Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. Next, learn about igneous rocks, the rock cycle, and minerals. Last, let your kids loose to create their own project in their own interests with some of our guided activities. Bringing out creativity and originality is the goal. You’ll love the hands-on projects in this unit. Enjoy learning with all of your kids together in a family-style school.
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