Story of the World - Volume 3

Early Modern Times:  From Elizabeth to the First Forty-niners


Teacher:   Deb Baltau

Ages:  7-10


Class Fees:

Winter:  10 weeks:  $280 or $270 if taking 2 or more classes

Spring:  10 weeks:  $280 or $270 if taking 2 or more classes

Early Modern Times (1600 to 1850) – Who was the Sun King? How did samurai become sumo wrestlers? What was the Black Hole of Calcutta? And why was a California town named Ground Hog Glory?


Through reading, map work and projects we will learn about cultures and civilizations that influenced America as it is today.
We will make Spanish dubloons after learning about the gold mines in South America, and play a game of “Steal the Spanish Treasure”!   Dutch travel and culture will be explored by learning about one of their most famous artists.