The Story of the World Curriculum comes in four volumes covering the history of the world and is a wonderful homeschool history resource.
There is a narrative text (great to read aloud or listen to in the audiobook format) and also a huge Activity Book for each volume filled with questions, narration ideas, project ideas and suggested books to enhance your study of history.
We have enjoyed using this as a spine for our younger children when studying world history.
The four Story of the World Curriculum volumes give you a wonderful history spine to captivate your young listeners as they travel the world from the Ancient Times until the Modern Times, learning to view history in the big picture.
4 volumes, including:
These are also available as audio CDs. What I really like about this CD is that it is read by Jim Weiss - a wonderful storyteller!
The Story of the World Volume 3: Early Modern Times Audio CD Set
The audiobook of The Story of the World's "Early Modern Times: Volume 3"- this 9-CD set contains over 11 hours of audio. Completely unabridged, students and parents will enjoy listening to the historical narration of what happened from Elizabeth I to the Forty-Niners. Read by Jim Weiss, this audiobook is an excellent addition to any history program. 11 hours on 9 CDs
This comprehensive, 8.5" x 11" curriculum guide and activity book contains map activities, coloring pages, games, projects, review questions, cross-references to illustrated encyclopedias, and extensive book lists.
Children and parents love the activities, ranging from cooking projects to crafts, board games to science experiments, and puzzles to projects.