K-2 Core Curriculum - World History: Volume 3 - Ancient China and Greece
This is Volume III of the three part K-2 Core Curriculum World History series.
In this fun and interactive unit study, designed to meet and exceed state and national standards, your children will explore two ancient cultures: China and Greece! With over 32 activities and 22 hands-on projects, your children will be fascinated from beginning to end. Each chapter includes a variety of activities, including videos, hands-on projects, map work, interactive websites, readings, worksheets, charts, games, and much more to make learning history FUN!
This unit study is part of our history core curriculum series for grades K-2. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 40 hours.
Take a peek inside:
- Geography of the ancient cultures
- Build your own dynasty
- Daily life in an ancient Chinese dynasty
- Chinese tangrams
- Build and fly a kite
- Ancient recipes and menus
- Chinese Zodiac and New Year
- Chinese calligraphy
- The Silk Road
- Music and stories of the Silk Road
- Terra Cotta Warriors
- The Great Wall of China
- Daily life in ancient Greece
- Greek mythology
- The Trojan War
- History of the Olympic Games
- Greek alphabet
- Greek arts and theater
- Greek architecture in the United States
- Ancient Greek democracy
- Plato, Socrates and Aristotle
- Aesop's Fables
- Alexander the Great
- and much more!
All 32 activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. But this unit study is not just a collection of web sites to read! It is much more than that! The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more. At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That's why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!