By Meredith Curtis
~ This is the last how-to book you'll need for creating a Unit Study using "Living Books" ... Felice Gerwitz, Media Angels, Publisher
Unit studies are a great way to teach several different ages
at one time. But more than that, unit studies are fun! What a great way to
learn and laugh together as you make memories that will last a lifetime.
With an emphasis on living books, Meredith will
walk you step-by-step through the process of creating your own unit
study using books that will delight your child’s heart.
You will find an endless supply of creative ideas and book
lists. Hopefully, these ideas will jumpstart your own creative ideas.
If you are thinking about unit studies, but lack the
confidence to try them out with your children, grab this book to get
inspiration & confidence. Unit studies not only add fun to learning, but
are a great way to make lifelong memories with your children!
Here are some of the topics covered in this book:
· What is a Unit Study?
· Why do Unit Studies work?
· Kinds of Unit Studies
· Choosing a Topic
· Living Books
· The Holy Bible
· Picture Books
· Historical Fiction
· Non-Fiction Books
· Textbooks that Breath
· Biographies & Autobiographies
· Original Documents & Great Books
· Rhetoric, Research, & Writing Assignments
· Language Arts Activities
· Math Problems & Science Experiments
· Looking & Listening (Art, Music, &
· Hands-On Fun & Movement
· Fun in the Kitchen
· Field Trips & Movies
· Quick & EZ Planning for Unit Studies
· Record & Remember It
· Books, Websites, & Games