Layers of Learning Unit 3-14 starts with the slave trade and how it was ended. Then learn about the modern country of Brazil and its culture. In science learn about minerals, the Moh’s scale, mineral tests, crystals, and gems. Next learn about the art of Colonial America including painting, sculpture, and folk art.
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