Each Layers of Learning Unit comes with 4 units in 1! There are history, geography, science, and arts sections full of learning activities for each subject. In Unit 1-15 you'll find:
History: North Americans
Geography: North America
Science: Radioactivity and Salts
The Arts: Creative Kids
Build a model effigy mound like the Hopewell culture of North America. Learn about north American animals and make a model boat from Mexico City’s Xochimilco neighborhood. Design your own experiment to test how salt affects freezing point. Practice using your creative juices with original projects from art to music to interior design. And much more.
In each unit you’ll find a recommended library list, important background information about each topic, lots of activities to choose from for kids of all ages, and sidebars with 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 at the end of each unit and may be printed as often as needed for your family or class.
This unit can be used as a unit study, an idea book to supplement any curriculum, or as part of the Layers of Learning Program covering history, science, geography and art in a four year rotation.
If you wish to print a physical copy of this PDF unit we highly recommend that you take a digital copy to a copy shop to have it double sided printed professionally; the units are completely formatted and ready for perfect printing results. The unit can either be bound in a comb binding or three hole punched and placed in a binder.
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