myWorld History Homeschool Bundle for Grades 7 & 8
MyWorld History will take middle-school students stage-by-stage through the great events, civilizations, and people of this world. Covering the origins of humanity, Ancient Near East, Ancient India & China, Greece, Rome, Islamic Civilization, African and Asian civilization, the Americas, Europe in the Middle Ages, the rise of Europe, the Early Modern and Modern World, students will discover the grand scope of history. The student text and journal are tied together by the Understanding by Design (UbD) model, which emphasizes enduring understanding and transfer of learning for long-term retention and applicability. Each chapter in the student text is introduced with an Essential Question, interesting MyStory passage, and a timeline to put the era in perspective. The chapter is divided into sections that center upon specific concepts; each section includes key ideas and key terms, plenty of photographs, highlighted important terms, maps with map skill questions, reading check questions, a...