Story of the World Volume 4

The Modern Age

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  1. The Modern Age, Volume 4 (Revised Edition)
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    Susan Wise Bauer
    Well-Trained Mind Press / 2021 / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$11.29 Retail Price$19.95 Save 43% ($8.66)

This captivating read-aloud series will introduce your children to the marvelous history of the world presented chronologically from the beginning of time. Each volume of The Story of the World includes the details of battles, kingdoms, cultures and customs from every continent and major people group woven together into a story that children will find mesmerizing. With short chapters, many less than 7 pages, The Story of the World presents history in small easily digestible chunks. Of particular appeal to all children will be the occasional story about a hypothetical child in the culture of that time and fictional stories that were popular during that time. Grades 1-4. Softcover, 503 pages.

  1. Hardcover Text Vol 4: The Modern Age, Story of the World

This captivating read-aloud series will introduce your children to the marvelous history of the world presented chronologically from the beginning of time. Each volume of The Story of the World includes the details of battles, kingdoms, cultures and customs from every continent and major people group woven together into a story that children will find mesmerizing. With short chapters, many less than 7 pages, The Story of the World presents history in small easily digestible chunks. Of particular appeal to all children will be the occasional story about a hypothetical child in the culture of that time and fictional stories that were popular during that time. Grades 1-4. Hardcover, 503 pages.

  1. Activity Book Vol 4: The Modern Age, Story of the World

This activity book accompanying The Story of the World: The Modern Age, Book 4 is packed with projects designed to interest every child. Comprehensive review questions, outlines, geography, memorization, timelines, crafts and activities are included for every chapter. Each question or task is designed not as "busywork" but as an engrossing, challenging and helpful project to perfectly complement what your child is learning. 206 pages, softcover. Grades 4-8. Covers the time from Victoria's Empire to the End of the USSR.

This set of tests accompanies The Modern Age. With a test for each chapter, sequencing, fill-in-the-blank, short answer, and an essay question are included on each. Tests will reinforce information learned, as well as develop critical thinking skills, as students learn to think about the causes and effects of history. 42 tests and test answer key included. Test answer key includes line-listed answers arranged by chapter. Pages are perforated and three-hole-punched for easy removal and storage.

Award-winning storyteller Weiss brings Bauer's best-selling history to life for your elementary age students. They'll hear about the British Empire, The Crimean War, the Meiji Restoration and more--and discover that listening while you learn is better than whistling while you work. 11 CDs.