15 chapters cover 12 countries situated in the classical world: Greece, Macedonia, Albania, Montenegro, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Slovenia, Italy, San Marino, the Vatican and Malta. Each full-color chapter features many pictures, timeline chart, and bolded vocabulary words; sections within each chapter end with "Field Notes" --time for students to record their thoughts in a notebook--and narration questions that cover history, geography, culture, various sites, or other topics covered in the chapter.
The CD-ROM includes timelines, map work, hands-on activities, recipes, a prayer guide, and extra reading suggestions.
Grades 1-6; adaptable for middle school. Glossary included. 224 glossy (non-reproducible) pages, softcover. This is the third book in the "A Child's Geography" series; books do not need to be completed in order. At the rate of one chapter per two weeks, this curriculum will take one year; at the rate of one week per chapter, this curriculum will be finished in one semester.