Layers of Learning Unit 4-3 is a complete unit study for history, geography, science, and the arts.
- History: Industrial Revolution
- Geography: U.S. Landscapes
- Science: Energy
- Arts: Romantic Art I
Layers of Learning Unit 4-3 starts with the Industrial Revolution, Luddites, factories, child labor, and capitalism. Then in geography learn about United States landscapes including rivers, mountains, swamps, coasts, deserts, plains, and more. Next experiment with energy, including joules, work, gravity, potential energy, and kinetic energy. Finally in the first half of Romantic art learn about William Blake, John Constable, Eugene Delacroix, Francisco Goya, and other painters and their paintings.
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