Layers of Learning Unit 4-4 is a complete unit study for history, geography, science, and the arts.
- History: Revolutions
- Geography: Mountain West States
- Science: Energy Sources
- Arts: Romantic Art II
Layers of Learning Unit 4-4 begins with the French revolution, the Napoleonic Wars, the revolutions of 1848, Irish potato famine, Marxism, and the Crimean war in history. Then in geography learn about the mountain west states including Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming, and Colorado. Next learn how energy is produced including nuclear power, hydro, coal and oil, and solar. Finally, in the arts, we’ll tackle the second half of the Romantic Period, including poetry, literature, and music.
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