History/Geography G

World History, Year 1 of 2

Journey through world history from the pharaohs through Martin Luther.

Travel through time and across the globe with your children in this first year of a two-year comprehensive study through world history from ancient Egypt through the Reformation.

Along the way you'll be using best-of-the-best literature and other engaging learning resources as your personal travel guides. World history will come to life for your children as they...

  • Explore the mysterious tomb of the first emperor of China.
  • Watch the Roman Empire fall during the reign of its last emperor—a six-year-old.
  • Marvel at the innovations and foresight of the great renaissance man Leonardo da Vinci.
  • Set sail to the uncharted lands of America with Columbus.
  • Toil with Michelangelo as he paints "heaven" on the massive ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome.
  • Discover how God's plan turned an evil act to good, saved lives and eventually created a nation that he would call his own.
  • Listen to Martin Luther as he takes a stand against corruption in the church and bravely shares his convictions, fueling the reformation.
  • And so much more...

You'll use Susan Wise Bauer's The Story of the World, the visually compelling Usborne Encyclopedia of World History and 7 other learning resources on your dynamic adventure.

History and Geography G are fully integrated with the History G, Read-Alouds G, and Readers G packages to give your children the unique ability to look back and learn from the past while uncovering the mysteries and wonders of ancient times.