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Kimm of the Well-Trained Mind boards compiled this schedule for combining SOTW-3, Kingfisher History Encyclopedia, and Truthquest. Thank you, Kimm, for letting me post it here.

Resources:
SOTW Story of the Word, Vol. 3, by Susan Wise Bauer
KHE Kingfisher History Encyclopedia
TQ Truthquest Age of Revolution 1
Hakim History of US by Joy Hakim
CHOW Child’s History of the World by Hillyer
T&T Trials and Triumph by Richard M. Hannula
Vital SparkThe Vital Spark, 101 Outstanding Lives by Lowell Thomas
CT-US1 Critical Thinking in United States History, Book 1
CT-US2 Critical Thinking in United States History, Book 2


Week Book Section Subject/Topic
Week 1 SOTW Ch. 1 A World of Empires
Holy Roman Empire
Riches of Spain
  SOTW Ch. 2 Protestant Rebellion
Dutch Revolt
  KHE pp. 242-243 World at a Glance
  KHE pp. 282-283 Arts
  TQ Part 1 pp. 1-4 Intro
 
Week 2 SOTW Ch. 2 Protestant Rebellion
Queen Without a Country
  SOTW Ch. 3 James, King of Two Countries
James and His Enemies
King James Town
  KHE pp. 246-247 The Stuarts
  KHE pp. 248-249 Early American Settlers
  TQ pp. 5-11 (empty)
 
Additional
Reading
CHOW pp. 429-434 James the Servant or What's In a Name? (Stuarts)
  Vital Spark p. 297-299 Captain John Smith
  Vital Spark p. 271-275 Mary Queen of Scots
 
Week 3 SOTW Ch. 4 Searching for the Northwest Passage
Northwest Passage
French in New World (Champlain)
  SOTW Ch. 5 Warlords of Japan
Hideyoshi
  KHE pp. 244-245 Japan in Isolation
  TQ pp. 11-13 (empty)
 
Week 4 SOTW Ch. 5 Warlords of Japan
First Tokugawa Ruler
  SOTW Ch. 6 New Colonies in New World
Stranger & Saints in Plymouth
Dutch in the New World
  KHE p. 284 Architecture
  KHE p. 259 Dutch Empire
  TQ pp. 17-26, p. 45-46 Stuyvesant
 
Week 5     Spend this Week studying pilgrims as well as Indians
  TQ pp. 27-31 Indians
  TQ Pt. 2, pp. 22-23 Inland Indians
 
Additional
Reading
    Pilgrims
    Gr. 1-3 Three Young Pilgrims by Cheryl Harness
Pirate's Promise by Clyde Bulla
Witch Hunt, It Happened in Salem Village
    Gr. 4-6 First Book of Early Settlers by Louise Dickinson Rich
Double Life of Pocahontas by Jean Fritz
Who's That Stepping On Plymouth Rock? By Jean Fritz
    Gr. 7-9 The Serpent Never Sleeps by Scott O'Dell (Pocahontas & Jamestown)
Constance, A Story of Early Plymouth by Patricia Clapp
Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
    Gr. 10-12 A History of Plymouth Plantation by William Bradford
      Indians
    Gr. 4-6 The Book of Indians by Holling C. Holling
American Indian by Anne Terry White
Om-kas-toe of the Blackfeet by Kenneth Thomasma
Song of Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The Art of the North American Indian by Shirley Glubok
The Art of the Plains Indians by Shirley Glubok
The Art of the Northwest Coast Indians by Shirley Glubok
The Art of the Southwest Indians by Shirley Glubok
    Gr. 7-9 World of the American Indian by National Geographic
Indians by Edwin Tunis
Science of the Early American Indians
    Fieldtrip Visit Yakama Indian museum
 
Week 6     Spend some time this Week reading more about pirates.
  SOTW Ch. 7 Spread of Slavery
Tobacco & Unwilling Colonists
Queen Nzinga of Angola
  SOTW Ch. 8 Middle of the East
Persian Puzzle
  KHE pp. 270-271 Slavery & Pirates
  KHE pp. 272-273 African States
  TQ pp. 51-52 pirates
 
Week 7 SOTW Ch. 8 Middle of the East
Ottoman Turks
  SOTW Ch. 9 Western War (30 Years War 1618-1648)
  SOTW Ch. 10 Far East of Europe
Japan's Isolation
  KHE pp. 250-251 Swedish Empire
  KHE pp. 252-253 30 Years War
  KHE pp. 314-315 Japan & Southeast Asia
  TQ pp. 15-17 (empty)
  CT-US1 worksheets A-C Introductory Lessons
 
Week 8 SOTW Ch. 10 Far East of Europe
Rise of Manchu
  SOTW Ch. 11 Moghul Emperors
World Seizer
Aurangzeo
  KHE pp. 262-263 China, Qing Dynasty
  CT-US1 worksheets D-F Introductory lessons
 
Week 9 SOTW Ch. 12 Battle, Fire, & Plague in England
Charles Loses His Head
Cromwell Protectorate
Plague & Fire
  KHE pp. 260-261 English Civil War
  KHE pp. 293 Scotland
  TQ p. 31-32, and 34-47 English Civil War
  TQ p. 48-49 Fire & Plague
  CT-US1 worksheets G-I Introductory lessons
 
Additional
Reading
CHOW p.435-439 A King Who Lost His Head
  T&T p.173-176 Richard Cameron, Lion of the Covenant
  T&T p. 117-180 The Two Margarets, The Solway Martyrs
  Vital Spark p. 304-309 Oliver Cromwell
    Gr. 4-6 Parcel of Patterns by Jill Paton Walch (the Plague)
    Gr. 7-9 Merry Monarch, Charles II by Hesketh Pearson
Journals of the Plague Year by Daniel Defoe (eyewitness account)
The Black Tulip by Alexandre Dumas
 
Week 10 SOTW Ch. 13 Sun King of France (Louis XIV)
  SOTW Ch. 14 Rise of Prussia (Frederick)
  SOTW Ch. 15 New World in Conflict
King Philip's War
  KHE pp. 254-255 France & Richelieu
  KHE p. 264 The Sun King
  KHE p. 292 Austria & Prussia
  KHE pp. 274-275 Ireland
  TQ p. 14 Richelieu
  TQ p. 42-43, pp. 52-53 King Philip's War
  CT-US1 worksheets J-L Introductory lessons
 
Additional
Reading
CHOW pp.440-446 Red Cap and Red Heels (Louix XIII & XIV)
  CHOW pp. 452-456 A Prince Who Ran Away (Frederick)
  Vital Spark p. 300-303 Richelieu
  Vital Spark p. 310-313 Charles II
  Vital Spark p. 314-31 Louis XIV
  Vital Spark p. 342-346 Frederick the Great
 
Week 11 SOTW Ch. 15 New World in Conflict
Louis XIV Saves France (war against colonies)
William Penn's Holy Experiment
  SOTW Ch. 16 The West
Universal Laws of Newton & John Locke
  KHE pp. 268-269 Age of Reason
  KHE pp. 286-287 Science & Technology
  TQ pp. 54-55 Penn
  TQ pp. 49-52 science
  TQ pp. 46-47 Locke
  CT-US1 Lessons 1-3 Exploration & Colonies
 
Additional
Reading
  Gr. 4-6 Night Journeys by Avi (Penn, Quaker family)
    Gr. 7-9 Longitude, the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time by Dava Sobel (story of John Harrison, English Scientist)
 
Week 12     Spend Week studying more about Colonial Life
  TQ pp. 55-57, 59-61, Part 2 pp. 17, 19 indentured servanthood
  TQ pp. 20-21 colonial life & pioneers
  CT-US1 Lessons 4-6 Exploration & Colonies
 
Additional
Reading
  Gr. 4-6 Colonial Craftsmen & the Beginnings of American Industry 1600-1775 by Edwin Tunis
Colonial Living by Edwin Tunis
Boys & Girls of Colonial Days by Carolyn Sherwin Bradley
    Gr. 7-9 Stumps, Grunts & Snickerdoodles, What Colonial America Ate by Lila Perl
 
Week 13 SOTW Ch. 16 The West
Scientific Farming
  SOTW Ch. 17 Russia Looks West
Peter the Great
Peter's Port to the West
  KHE p. 294-294 Agricultural Revolution
  KHE p. 276-277 Russian Expansion
  KHE p. 278 Great Northern War
  TQ pp. 58-59 Peter the Great
  CT-US1 Lesson 7 Exploration & Colonies
 
Additional
Reading
CHOW pp. 447-451 A Self-Made Man, Peter the Great
  Vital Spark p. 328-331 Peter the Great
  Gr. 4-6   Peter the Great by Diane Stanley
 
Week 14 SOTW Ch. 18 East and West Collide
Ottomans Look West - Twice
  SOTW Ch. 19 English in India
Empire Falls Apart
  KHE p. 266-267 Ottoman Empire
  KHE p. 324-325 British in India
  KHE p. 258 East India Companies
  KHE p. 265 Decline of Mogul India
  TQ Part 2, p. 1-6 intro to 1700's
  CT-US1 Lessons 8-10 Exploration & Colonies
 
Week 15 SOTW Ch. 19 English in India
Shopkeeper's Invasion
  SOTW Ch. 20 Imperial East
Emperor Chi'en-lung's Library
Land of the Dragon
  KHE p. 298-299 India in Transition
  KHE p. 290-291 World at a Glance
  KHE p. 306-307 Age of Logic
  TQ p. 39-41 Age of Logic
 
Additional
Reading
Vital Spark p.347-351 Clive
 
Week 16 SOTW Ch. 21 Fighting Over North America
Three Pointless Wars
War of Grand Alliance
War of Spanish Succession
War of Jenkins' Ear
Seven-Year War
  SOTW Ch. 22 Revolution!
Discontent in British Colonies
  KHE p. 256-257 Decline of Spain
  KHE p. 279 Spanish Succession
  KHE p. 300-301 Seven-Years War
  KHE p. 302-303 North America
  TQ pp. 7-9 Queen Anne
  TQ pp. 12-16 1730-40's Great Awakening
  TQ Part 2, p. 24-29 French/Indian War
  TQ pp. 30-31  
 
Additional
Reading
T&T p. 187 Jonathan Edwards, Great Awakening Theologian
  T&T p. 193 George Whitefield, Great Awakening Preacher
  Vital Spark p. 339-341 William Pitt
  Gr. 1-3   Matchlock Gun by Walter Edmonds
  Gr. 4-6   Calico Bush by Rachel Field 1743 French bound out Servant
The Cabin Faced West by Jean Fritz Penn. frontier after the war & before Constitution
Man with the Silver Eyes by Wm. O. Steele 1780, Quaker & Indian boy
  Gr. 7-9   Struggle for a Continent the French & Indian Wars by Albert Marrin
The Light in the Forest by Conrad Richter Penn. boy raised by Indians
Calico Captive by Elizabeth George Speare F&I War
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper (and video)
Indian Captive: the Story of Mary Jemison by Lois Lenski
French & Indian War
  Video   Last of the Mohicans
 
Week 17 SOTW Ch. 22 Revolution!
American Revolution
  SOTW Ch. 23 New Country
American Constitution
First American President
  KHE p. 316-317 Birth of USA
  CT-US1 Lessons 11-13 American Revolution
 
Additional
Reading
Vital Spark p. 335-338 Benjamin Franklin
  Vital Spark p. 336-359 George Washington
  Vital Spark p. 379-384 Alexander Hamilton
  Gr. 1-3   Life of George Washington by Josephine Pollard
George Washington by d'Aulaire
George Washington's Mother by Jean Fritz
George Washington's Breakfast by Jean Fritz
Shh! We're Writing the Constitution by Jean Fritz
A More Perfect Union: The Story of Our Constitution by Maestro
  Gr. 4-6   What's the Big Idea, Ben Franklin? By Jean Fritz
Benjamin Franklin by d'Aulaire
Ben & Me by Robert Lawson lighthearted - Ben Franklin
The Many Lives of Benjamin Franklin by Aliki
Benjamin Franklin: Man of Science by Irmengarde Eberle
George Washington: Young Leader by Augusta Stevenson CFA
George Washington's World by Genevieve Foster
Our Independence and Constitution by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
The Constitution by Richard B. Morris
Washington DC by Sam Epstein
  Gr. 7-9   Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Poor Richard's Almanack by Benjamin Franklin
Miracle at Philadephia by Catherine Bowen
The Bill of Rights by Milton Meltzer
Star-Spangled Banner: Our Nation and Its Flag by Margaret Sedeen
 
Weeks 18 & 19     Spend the next two weeks studying more about the American Revolution.
  TQ p. 32-72 See extensive book list re: Amer. Revolution
  TQ Do Think Write American Revolution
  TQ Do Think Write 3 Constitution
  T-US1 Lessons 14-16 American Revolution
  T-US1 Lessons 17-19 American Revolution
 
Additional
Reading
CHOW p. 457-465 America Gets Rid of Her King, Amer. Revo.
  Gr. 1-3   Sam the Minuteman by Nathaniel Benchley
George the Drummer Boy by Benchley
The 4th of July Story by Alice Dalgliesh
Buttons for General Washington by Peter & Connie Roop
  Gr. 4-6   First Book of the American Revolution by Richard B. Morris
Can't You Make Them Behave, King George? By J. Fritz
Why Don't You Get a Horse, Sam Adams? By Jean Fritz
And Then What Happened, Paul Revere? By Jean Fritz
Mr. Revere &I by Robert Lawson light-hearted account
Early Thunder by Jean Fritz pre-revo. Salem, Mass.
Justin Morgan Had a Horse by Marguerite Henry
Ethan Allen & the Green Mountain Boys by Slater Brown
Toliver's Secret by Esther Brady
John Paul Jones, Fighting Sailor by Armstrong Perry
Will You Sign Here, John Hancock? by Jean Fritz (Dec. of Indep.)
  Gr. 7-9   The War for Independence by Albert Marrin
The Revolutionary War by Bart McDowell
Paul Revere and the World He Lived in by Esther Forbes
Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes
April Morning by Howard Fast battle of Lexington
Citizen Tom Paine by Howard Fast
The First Salute: A View of the American Revolution by Barbara Tuchman
A Young Patriot: The American Revolution as Experienced by One Boy by Jim Murphy
Time Enough for Drums by Anne Rinaldi
Peter Treegate's War by Leonard Wibberly Valley Forge
Drums Along the Mohawk by Walter Edmonds NY 1775- 1783
My Brother Sam is Dead by James Lincoln Collier patriot vs. loyalist in family
  Videos   Within These Walls
Upon These Grounds
Both by White House Hist. Assn. 30 min. ea.
 
Week 20 SOTW Ch. 24 Sailing South
Captain Cooke / Botany Bay
Convict Settlement
  SOTW Ch. 25 Revolution Gone Sour
Storming of Bastile
  KHE p. 312-313 Exploration in Oceania
  KHE p. 374-375 Australia
  KHE p. 318-319 French Revolution
  TQ p. 31 Part 2
  TQ p. 80-88 French Revolution
  T-US1 Lessons 20-22 Constitution
 
Additional
Reading
CHOW p. 466-473 Upside Down, French Revolution
  Vital Spark p. 352-355 Captain Cook
  Gr. 4-6   The Remarkable Voyages of Captain Cook by Rhonda Blumberg
  Gr. 7-9   Voyages to Paradise: Exploring in the Wake of Captain Cook by Wm. R. Gray
Barnaby Rudge by Charles Dickens England 1775-80 burning of Newgate prison, London
 
Week 21     Spend this week learning more about Daniel Boone, Wilderness Road, and Pioneers.
  TQ p. 30-31 Daniel Boone
  TQ p. 90-92 Pioneers
  TQ p. 93 Canadian wilderness
  TQ Part 2, p. 20-21 Pioneers
  T-US1 Constitution - Lessons 23-25  
 
Additional
Reading
T&T p. 213 David Brainerd, Preacher to the North American Indians
  T&T p. 219 William Carey, Father of Modern Missions
  Vital Spark p. 314-322 La Salle
  Gr. 1-3   Johnny Appleseed by Steven Kellogg
Clara and the Book Wagon by Nancy Smiler Levinson
If You Lived with the Sioux Indians by Ann McGovern
Dakota Dugout by Ann Turner Dakota prairie
Child of the Silent Night by Edith Fisher Hunter Laura Bridgman 1837
  Gr. 4-6   Daniel Boone by John Mason Brown
The Buffalo Knife by Wm. O Steele 1782 flatboat journey to TN
The Far Frontier by Wm. O. Steele 1791 TN naturalist
Flaming Arrows by Wm. O. Steele Indian attack on TN fort
Wilderness Journey by Wm. O. Steele TN, KY frontier
Bread and Butter Journey by Anne Colver
The Story of Johnny Appleseed by Aliki
The Amazing Impossible Erie Canal by Samuel Hopkins Adams
Sequoyah: Leader of the Cherokees by Alice Marriot 1820's
An Indian Winter by Russell Freedman Dakotas 1833 Mandan Indians from a diary
Paul Bunyan by James Stevens
Trappers and Traders of the Far West Daugherty
Exploring the American West by James L. Collins
Children of the Covered Wagon by Mary Jane Carr Oregon Trail
On To Oregon! By Honore Morrow orphans on the Oregon Trail
A Frontier Fort on the Oregon Trail by Scott Steedman
To California by Covered Wagon by George R. Stewart
Heroines of the Early West by Nancy Wilson Ross
Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan
Skylark by Patricia MacLachlan
Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink pioneers in 1864 Wisconsin
Magical Melons sequel to Caddie Woodlawn by Brink
Old Yeller by Fred Gipson Texas hill country
Frontier Life by Edwin Tunis
Clipper Ship Days by John Jennings 1833-1860's
Seabird by Holling C. Holling ships
Oars, Sails & Steam: A Picture Book of Ships by Edwin Tunis
  Gr. 7-9   Pioneers by James Fenimore Cooper 1793, NY Leartherstocking at age 71
Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy Fr. Revolution
Men to Match My Mountains by Irving Stone his. Fic. of exploration of west
Diary of an Early American Boy by Eric Sloane craftsmanship, farm life in 1805
Johnny Osage by Janice H. Giles 1st white settlers in OK
Gathering of Days by Joan Blos 14yog's diary
A Tour on the Prairies by Washington Irving
The Prairie by James Fenimore Cooper Sioux, plains
My Antonia by Willa Cather
The Oregon Trail by Francis Parkman
The Boy Emigrants by Noah Brooks
The Prairie Traveler by Randolph Marcy 1859 handbook for overland travel by army captain
The Hoosier School Master by Edward Eggleston humorous account of country teacher in IN
Laddie by Gene Stratton Porter hist. fict. Childhood in IN swamp
Rainbow on the Road by Esther Forbes
Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Twain
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Twain
Life on the Mississippi by Twain
Hunter's Stew and Hangtown Fry: What Pioneer America Ate by Lila Perl
  Videos   Sarah, Plain and Tall
Skylark
  Audio   Laddie by Gene Stratton Porter 14.5 hrs.
 
Week 22 SOTW Ch. 25 Revolution Gone Sour
Reign of Terror Robespierre
  SOTW Ch. 26 Catherine the Great
Princess Catherine Comes to Russia
Catherine the Great
  KHE p. 310-311 Modernizing Russia
  TQ   This is the end of TQ Age of Revolution I.
Add in TQ Age of Revolution 2 from here to end.
  CT-US1 Lessons 26-28 Constitution
 
Week 23 SOTW Ch. 27 Changing World
Steam & Coal in Britain
Cotton & Guns in America
  SOTW Ch. 28 China and the Rest of the World
Kingdom at the Center of the World
  KHE p. 296-297 Industry: Early Revolution
  KHE p. 340-341 Industrial Revolution
  KHE p. 304-305 Trade With China
  CT-US1 Lesson 29 Constitution
 
Additional
Reading
Gr. 1-3   Eli Whitney by Jean Lee Latham
Also Story of Eli Whitney
 
Week 24 SOTW Ch. 28 China and the Rest of the World
Rise of Opium Trade
  SOTW Ch. 29 Rise of Bonaparte
Napoleon Comes to Power
Emperor Napoleon
  KHE p. 330-331 The Arts
  KHE p. 332-333 Architecture
  TQ Part 2, p. 8, 9-10, 20, 73-74, 93-93 Arts
  CT-US2 Lessons 1-3 New Republic
 
Additional
Reading
CHOW p. 496-504 Pan and His Pipes, Handel
  Vital Spark p. 385-389 Nelson Horatio
  Vital Spark p. 396-401 Napoleon
  Gr. 7-9   Napoleon & the Napoleonic Wars by Albert Marrin
  Video   Napoleon: an Epic Life 3 volumes, total of approx. 14 hours
 
Week 25 SOTW Ch. 30 Freedom in the Caribbean Haitian Revolt
  SOTW Ch. 31 A Different Kind of Rebellion
World of the Factories
Luddites
  KHE p. 334-335 Science & Technology
  KHE p. 327 Unrest in Britain
  TQ Part 2, p. 16-17 science & technology
  CT-US2 Lessons 4-6 New Republic
 
Additional
Reading
Gr. 7-9   My Name is Not Angelica by Scott O'Dell Dutch Caribbean island slave revolt
 
Week 26 SOTW Ch. 32 The Opened West
Lewis & Clark Map the West
Tecumseh's Renaissance
  SOTW Ch. 33 End of Napoleon
Napoleon's War & 1812
  KHE p. 328-329 Westward Migration
  KHE p. 320-321 Napoleonic Wars
  CT-US2 Lessons 7-9 New Republic
 
Additional
Reading
CHOW p. 474 - 482 A Little Giant, Napoleon
  Gr. 4-6   The Louisiana Purchase by Robert Tallant
The War of 1812 by Richard B. Morris
The Great Little Madison by Jean Fritz bio-president during War of 1812
Pirate Lafitte & the Battle of New Orleans by Rbt. Tallant War of 1812
  Gr. 7-9   The Lively Lady by Kenneth Roberts his. Fic. War of 1812 navy of privateers
Captain Caution by Kenneth Roberts 1812, hist. fic.
The Tree in the Trail Sante Fe Trail
  Video   The Star Spangled Banner 12 min.
  Audio   The Star Spangled Banner 27 min.
 
Week 27     Spend this week learning more about Lewis & Clark
Westward Whoa! In the Wake of Lewis & Clark by Hodding Carter
  Gr. 1-3   Lewis & Clark, Explorers of the American West by Steven Kroll
  Gr. 4-6   The Incredible Journey of Lewis & Clark by Rhonda Blumberg
Naya Nuki by Kenneth Thomasma Sacajawea's friend captured with her
Zebulon Pike, Soldier & Explorer by Leonard Wibberley explored southwest 1806
  Gr. 7-9   Bold Journey: West with Lewis & Clark by Charles H. Bohner
In the Footsteps of Lewis & Clark by Gerald S. Snyder
 
Week 28 SOTW Ch. 33 The End of Napoleon
Waterloo
  SOTW Ch. 34 Freedom for South America
Simon Bolivar
Freedom but not Unity
  KHE p. 338-339 World at a Glance
  KHE p. 326 Revolt in Latin America
 
Additional
Reading
CHOW p. 483-495 Latin America and the Caribbean, Revolt & Bolivar
  Vital Spark p. 402-404 Wellington
  Vital Spark p. 405-407 Simon Bolivar
 
Week 29 SOTW Ch. 35 Mexican Independence
Cry of Dolores
Republic of Mexico
  SOTW Ch. 36 Slave Trade Ends work of abolitionists
  KHE p. 332-333 End of Slavery
 
Additional
Reading
T&T p. 199 John Wesley, The World His Parish
John Newton, Slave Trader Saved by Grace
  Vital Spark p. 332-334 John Wesley
  Gr. 4-6   Amos Fortune, Free Man by Elizabeth Yates
 
Week 30 SOTW Ch. 37 Trouble in Africa
Zulu Kingdom
Boers and the British
  SOTW Ch. 38 American Tragedies
Trail of Tears
  KHE p. 308-309 Africa 1700 - 1830
  KHE p. 343 South Africa
  CT-US2 Lessons 10-12 Slavery
 
Additional
Reading
T&T p. 227 David Livingstone, Missionary Explorer
  T&T p. 233 John Paton, Witness to the Cannibals
  Vital Spark p. 390-395 Andrew Jackson
 
Week 31 SOTW Ch. 38 American Tragedies
Nat Turner's Revolt
  SOTW Ch. 39 China Adrift 1st opium war
  SOTW Ch. 40 Mexico and Her Neighbor
Remember the Alamo
  KHE p. 344-345 Opium Wars
  KHE p. 342 Texas & Mexico
  CT-US2 Lessons 13-15 Slavery
 
Additional
Reading
T&T p. 239 Hudson Taylor, Founder of the China Inland Mission
 
Week 32 SOTW Ch. 40 Mexico and Her Neighbor
Mexican-American War
  SOTW Ch. 41 New Zealand and Her Rulers
Treaty of Waitangi
New Zealand Wars
  KHE p. 348 New Zealand
  CT-US2 Lessons 16-28 Slavery
 
Week 33 SOTW Ch 42 World of '49
Gold Rush
World of Unrest
  KHE p. 346-347 Europe - Year of Revolution
 
Week 34     Spend this week learning more about the Gold Rush.
Take photos of each child for use in making books in weeks 35 & 36.
 
Weeks 35 & 36     Spend last two weeks making homemade books, following Valerie Bendt's book entitled Making Books With Children.
Approximate schedule based on last year's time requirements:
2 days writing story, editing, page layout take pictures for use next week on dust jackets
4 days illustrations, including mock-up books on 1st day
1 day making covers, gluing to skeleton pages, and sewing
1 day making dust jacket
Congratulations, you've completed another year of homeschooling!


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