Complete, thematic lesson plans combine core content from eras in world history with various skill-building activities. Lessons concern various aspects of the culture or era studied, including religion, wars, trade, leaders and other major figures, art and architecture, and daily life. Each volume's 15-plus lessons involve primary source analysis, timelines, maps, charts and graphs, vocabulary, role plays, crosswords, multiple-choice quizzes, and short-answer and essay questions. Rubrics, answer keys, and three culminating tests that allow for differentiated assessment are provided. Grades 6–12. Web resources. Illustrated. 8½" x 11". InspirEd. Approximately 100 pages each. ©2008–09.
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