The Story of the World: The Middle Ages : from the fall of Rome to the rise of the Renaissance

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Peace Hill Press, 2003 - Education - 200 pages
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This comprehensive activity book and curriculum guide contains all you need to make history come alive for your child! Don't just read about historyexperience it! Colro a picture of a Viking warrior, make an edible oasis, create a Moorish ruler's turban and Aztec jewelry and more. Designed to turn the accompanying book The Story of the World: Volume 2: The Middle Ages into a complete history program, this Activity Book provides you with comprehension questions and answers, sample narrations, maps and geography activities, coloring pages, lists of additional readings in history and literature, and plenty of simple, hands-on activities all designed for grades 1-4.
  

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Contents

How to Use Activity Book Two
9
Photocopying and Distribution Policy
12
Pronunciation Guide for Reading Aloud
13
The Glory That Was Rome
19
The Early Days of Britain
23
Christianity Comes to Britain
27
The Byzantine Empire
33
The Medieval Indian Empire
38
Chapters 1316 SP 71
347
Knights and Samurai 99
349
The Age of Crusades 105
361
New Kind of King 110
369
The Diaspora 114
373
Chapters 1720 SP 89
381
The Mongols Devastate the East 119
387
Exploring the Mysterious East 124
389

The Rise of Islam
42
Islam Becomes an Empire
46
The Great Dynasties of China
50
East of China
55
The Bottom of the World
62
The Kingdom of the Franks
66
African Kingdoms
160
India Under the Moghuls
166
Exploring New Worlds
170
The American Kingdoms
174
Spain Portugal and the New World
181
Martin Luther s New Ideas
185
The Islamic Invasion 71
305
Chapters 912 SP 50
311
The Great Kings of France 77
313
The Arrival of the Norsemen 82
323
The First Kings of England 88
327
England After the Conquest 94
341
The First Russians 129
391
The Ottoman Empire 136
403
Chapters 2124 SP 105
413
The End of the World 142
417
France and England at War 147
421
War for the English Throne 152
429
Tlie Kingdoms of Spain and Portugal 156
443
The Renaissance 189
487
Reformation and Counter Reformation 195
493
Chapters 3336 SP 154
499
The New Universe 200
501
Englands Greatest Queen 206
505
Englands Greatest Playwright 213
509
New Ventures to the Americas 219
513
Chapters 3740 SP 165
521
Explorations to the New World 223
525
Chapters 4142 SP 176
541
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Susan Wise Bauer is the best-selling author of the Story of the World series, The Well-Educated Mind, and The Well-Trained Mind, among other books. She lives in Virginia where she teaches at the College of William and Mary.

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