Around the World with Picture Books Package- Part 2

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This brand-new follow up to Part I is designed to be an introductory course to world cultures and geography for the primary grade student through delightful children’s picture books. Along with award-winning literature, this course includes nature study, folktales, fables, music, art, poetry, cuisine, and history. Gentle Socratic questions are designed to prompt discussion and discovery. Geographic elements include country maps and flags for students to cut out, paint or color, encouraging journaling of all the student is learning.

Each country visited features a selection of animals indigenous to those regions. These beautiful drawings will familiarize students with some remarkable creatures, their habitat and habits, cultivating respect and wonder for the natural world. Part Two covers Europe and South America. In Europe we visit France, Spain, Italy, Holland, Denmark, Sweden, and Great Britain! In South America we visit Ecuador, Chile, Peru, and Brazil! Each country also includes a Library Connection, as well as History and Biography suggestions, so that teachers can expand the study with additional books. Each chapter concludes with a fun foray into the cuisine of the country with recipes, photos, and links to create a memorable evening visiting unique culinary creations from around the world.

Study features approximately 70 lessons, including the Nature Study and Cuisine sections, and can be used in one semester or one year depending on pace. Complete 4 lessons per week for a semester study or 2 lessons per week for a year-long study.

Part I covers Asia, Africa, Australia, and Antarctica.

Product Description

If you wish to customize this package, please contact us with your personalized choices.

Set Includes

Around the World with Picture Books Part II – Guide
Art Masterpieces to Color: 60 Great Paintings from Botticelli to Picasso
Anno’s Journey
The Little Prince
Stone Soup
Anno’s Spain
The Story of Ferdinand
El Chino
Anno’s Italy
Strega Nona
The Boy Who Held Back the Sea
Anno’s Denmark
Energy Island
Karl, Get Out of the Garden!: Carolus Linnaeus and the Naming of Everything
Wings for Per
Finding Winnie
The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus
Tuki and Moka: A Tale of Two Tamarins
We’re Sailing to Galapagos
Lucia’s Travel Bus
Martin de Porres The Rose in the Desert
The Rainforest Grew All Around

This package does NOT include the book – Maps.

Additional Information

Weight 5 kg
Dimensions 14 × 11 × 10 in





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