A Child's Geography: Exploring Viking Realms will take families on an amazing tour of 13 countries in northern Europe: Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Ireland, and Iceland. Students will uncover ancient mysteries, experience medieval ways of life, and understand enduring conflicts that have shaped the modern countries of northern Europe.
Organized geographically by region or country, units include engaging, narrative-style chapters filled with full-color photography. "Field Notes" sections include reading narration-prompts and suggested reading lists.
The download link (on page 8 "Before Embarking") provides access to the full eBook version of this text, chapter activities (that focus on art, music, poetry, and cuisine), chapter recipes, timelines, and mapwork activities.
Grades 1-8. 216 pages, softcover with glossary. A complete, one-year stand-alone geography & history curriculum.
A Child's Geography: Explore His Earth--Book with DownloadAnn VoskampKnowledge Quest / 2008 / Trade Paperback$31.99 Retail:4.5 Stars Out Of 5 20 Reviews
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A Child's Geography: Explore His Earth is a gentle, narration-style approach to geography. Written with a tone of amazement and wonder, students will embark on an exploration of the atmosphere, continents, oceans, climate, plate tectonics, earthquakes & volcanoes, latitude and longitude. Divided into easily-identifiable sections that parents can adjust to complete in a day or multiple days, units include readings, community service ideas, "Too-Fun-to-Resist Excursion" activities, narration prompts with memory joggers, postcard notebooking, and supplemental reading lists.
Written from a Christ-centered perspective, integrated scripture will give kids a Christian view of geography. With full-color and black-and-white photographs on glossy pages, this textbook utilizes all learning styles as students complete their tour of their home-Planet Earth! 168 pages, softcover. Bible verses are from the New American Standard Bible. Volume 1. Designed for grades 1-6, though lessons may be adjusted for older or younger students; this course can be completed in a year.
The download link (on page 7) provides access to leveled copywork passages that include definitions, Scripture, hymns and poetry; copywork templates; postcard templates; chapter review tests; a tectonic plate puzzle to print & cut out; world time zone map; and world and continent reference maps.
A Child's Geography: Explore the Holy Land Vol. IIAnn Voskamp, Tonia PeckoverKnowledge Quest / 2008 / Trade Paperback$29.99 Retail:4.5 Stars Out Of 5 7 Reviews
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Nurture a love for the people who live in the Middle East with A Child's Geography: Explore the Holy Land! Approaching geography through gentle narration, students will learn about the land, people and culture of Turkey, Israel, Egypt, Iraq, Saudi Arabia and Jordan. Divided into easily-manageable sections, this curriculum may easily be spread out over a year and the schedule customized. Each unit includes a conversational reading about the country with bolded important words; "Field Notes" narration prompts; "Travel Log" map & writing activities; "Bringing It Home" activities that often include art, books, food, music, poetry and other cultural hands-on ideas; and a "prayer walk" that prays for the people of each country.
Written from a Christ-centered perspective, integrated scripture will give kids a Christian view of Middle Eastern history and geography. With full-color and black-and-white photographs on glossy pages, this textbook utilizes all learning styles as students complete their tour of the Holy Land. Appendixes feature the flags of each country, as well as a list of definitions by chapter. 192 pages, softcover. Volume 2.
The download link located in the forward features reproducibles, including: copywork passages and templates; travel log forms & cover sheet; maps of the Middle East (labeled & unlabeled); recipes; and chapter review tests. Bible verses are from the New American Standard Bible. Designed for grades 1-6, though lessons may be adjusted for older or younger students.
This "Complete Collection" contains all four Map Trek map sets - Ancient World, Medieval World, New World and Modern World - plus includes three additional bonuses, including complete world and continent maps, along with drawing grids to help your children really become familiar with the countries of our world. See the aboveContents (PDF) link for a complete list of all maps.
Perfect for homeschooling moms fielding questions about geography, history, and everything else, Knowledge Quest's Map Trek features historical maps through history, maps that show then and now, and lesson plans for grades 1-12-in hardcover and CD-ROM formats! The hardcover book acts as a reference atlas, perfect for quick look-ups, while the CD-ROM includes reproducible, printable maps.
Knowledge Quest knows what homeschoolers want for maps!
This CD-ROM includes 48 full-color teacher answer maps, 48 student outline maps, 100 individual state maps, 11 x 17 United States Map, and lesson plans for grades 1-12. Over 230 pages are included on the CD-ROM.