Story of the World - Volume 3
Early Modern Times: From Elizabeth to the First Forty-niners
Teacher: Deb Baltau
Mat Fees: $30
Fall: 11 weeks: $260 or $250 if taking 2 or more classes
Winter: 10 weeks: $245 or $235 if taking 2 or more classes
Spring: 10 weeks: $245 or $235 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.