Layers of Learning Unit 3-3 is a complete unit study for history, geography, science, and the arts.
- History: Mogul Empire
- Geography: Pakistan & Afghanistan
- Science: Fish
- Arts: Mogul Art
Layers of Learning Unit 3-3 starts with the history of the Moguls of India. We include the emperors Humayun, Akbar, Jahangir, Jahan (of Taj Mahal fame), and Aurangzeb, and the Grand Trunk Road. Then learn about the culture of Afghanistan and Pakistan. While learning the science of fish, study life cycles, anatomy, classification, and behavior. Finally, in the arts, learn about Mogul paintings, miniatures, landscaping, and architecture. These are not the typical pet topics of many curriculum choices out there; you will love learning new things right alongside your kids as you explore this unit as a family.
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