This first book in the four-volume narrative history series for elementary students will turn into your study of history. The Story of the World has won awards from a lot of homeschooling magazines and readers’ polls―over 150,000 copies of the series in print!
What terrible secret was once buried in Shi Huangdi’s tomb? Did nomads like lizard stew? What happened to Anansi the Spider in the Village of the Plantains? And how did a six-year-old grow to be the last emperor of Rome?
Told in a straightforward, engaging style that has grow to be Susan Wise Bauer’s trademark, The Story of the World series covers the sweep of human history from ancient times until the present. Africa, China, Europe, the Americas―find out what happened all over the world in long-ago times. This first revised volume begins with the earliest nomads and ends with the last Roman emperor. Newly revised and up to date, The Story of the World, Volume 1 includes maps, a new timeline, more illustrations, and additional parental aids. This read-aloud series is designed for parents to share with elementary-school children. Enjoy it together and introduce your child to the marvelous story of the world’s civilizations.
Every Story of the World volume provides a full year of history study when combined with the Activity Book, Audiobook, and Tests―Every to be had one by one to accompany Every volume of TheStory of the World Text Book. Volume 1 Grade Recommendation: Grades 1-5. Illustrated all the way through with black-and-white drawings and maps