Readers of all ages love the Heroes of History biographies. This unit study turns great adventure reading into an even greater learning experience. With historical and thematic depth, the Heroes of History Unit Study Curriculum Guides provide the schoolteacher and homeschooling parent with countless ways to teach and reinforce diverse curriculum areas as they relate to the life of a key historical figure. Each guide is designed for a wide variety of learning styles, grade levels, and abilities and for both individual and group study. Choose from an array of options to build a meaningful unit study just right for you and your students.
Student Explorations: essay writing, creative writing, hands-on projects, audio/visual projects
Social Studies: reproducible activity sheets, geography, history, vocabulary, critical thinking
Key Quotes: memorization, discussion, application
Community Links: meaningful field trips, guest speakers, service projects
Related Themes: politics and law, math, current events, science
Bibliography of Related Resources: books, movies, documentaries, magazine articles, websites
Culminating Event: project displays; era music, food, and activities; oral presentations