Layers of Learning Unit 3-17 is a complete unit study for history, geography, science, and the arts.
- History: Boston Tea Party
- Geography: Japan
- Science: More Reactions
- Arts: Folk Music
Layers of Learning Unit 3-17 starts with the French and Indian War, the taxation problem, the Boston Massacre, and the Boston Tea Party. Then learn about the country and culture of modern Japan. Next do more chemistry experiments that teach about reaction rates, reversible reactions, and catalysts. Finally learn about folk music, especially the folk music of the United States.
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