The Middle Ages: From the Fall of Rome to the Rise of the Renaissance

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S. Wise Bauer
Peace Hill Press, 2003 - Education - 200 pages
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This comprehensive activity book and curriculum guide contains all you need to make history come alive for your child! Don't just read about historyexperience it! Colro a picture of a Viking warrior, make an edible oasis, create a Moorish ruler's turban and Aztec jewelry and more. Designed to turn the accompanying book The Story of the World: Volume 2: The Middle Ages into a complete history program, this Activity Book provides you with comprehension questions and answers, sample narrations, maps and geography activities, coloring pages, lists of additional readings in history and literature, and plenty of simple, hands-on activities all designed for grades 1-4.

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User Review  - momma2 - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed the thoroughness of this history book. Ms Bauer does not neglect any part of the world in her histories. It is told in a story like manner, much like Hillyer however it sometimes ... Read full review

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User Review  - AnnieHidalgo - LibraryThing

This book is incredibly awesome. Full of crafts and recipes, and paper dolls, and review trivia questions...if this doesn't make your kid love history, I will be surprised. The only problem I have had ... Read full review


How to Use Activity Book Two
Photocopying and Distribution Policy
Pronunciation Guide for Reading Aloud
The Glory That Was Rome
The Early Days of Britain
Christianity Comes to Britain
The Byzantine Empire
Chapters 14 SP 22
The First Kings of England 88
England After the Conquest 94
Chapters 1316 SP 71
Knights and Samurai 99
The Age of Crusades 105
A New Kind of King 110
The Diaspora 114
Chapters 1720 SP 89

The Medieval Indian Empire 38
The Rise of Islam 42
Islam Becomes an Empire 46
The Great Dynasties of China 50
Chapters 58 SP 36
East of China 55
The Kingdom of the Franks 66
The Islamic Invasion 71
Chapters 912 SP 50
The Great Kings of France 77
The Arrival of the Norsemen 82
The Mongols Devastate the East 119
Exploring the Mysterious East 124
The First Russians 129
The Ottoman Empire 136
Chapters 2124 SP 105
The End of the World 142
France and England at War 147
War for the English Throne 152
The Kingdoms of Spain and Portugal 156
Chapters 2528 SP 126

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Susan Wise Bauer is a writer, educator, and historian. Her previous books include the Writing With Ease, Writing With Skill, and Story of the World series from Well-Trained Mind Press, as well as The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home, The Well-Educated Mind: A Guide to the Classical Education You Never Had, Rethinking School, The Story of Western Science: From the Writings of Aristotle to the Big Bang Theory, and the History of the World series, all from W. W. W. Norton. She has a Ph.D. in American Studies from the College of William & Mary in Virginia, as well as an M.A. in seventeenth-century literature and a Master of Divinity in Ancient Near Eastern Languages and Literature. For fifteen years, she taught literature and composition at the College of William and Mary.

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