Here in the good ol' U.S. of A., we are coming up on the 4th of
July, Independence Day, and that is always good reason for a sale, especially on American History materials.
We even have a brand new title available! But we decided to expand that subject just a
little to include resources on all North American history materials, which includes Canada and Mexico... only we
don't have any resources on Mexican history yet (oops!), so we'll focus in on U.S. and Canada. Take advantage of
these great prices on some fun resources that your kids can browse even while on summer break.
Save up to 45%! Sale continues through June 24th.
As always, if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask.
Just send them to [email protected].
Brand new title from Knowledge Quest
Join author Dawn Boyer, seasoned and enthusiastic co-op teacher of US government
classes using primary source documents, on A Journey in Liberty as she
presents the US Constitution in an understandable and memorable way. This curriculum is a year
long course for middle and/or high school students and qualifies for a social studies credit in US
government. This course works beautifully in a home, school or co-op setting. Over 300 jam-packed
This is a PRE-ORDER! This
title is still undergoing a few formatting changes, but we hated for it to miss our American
History Sale. We think you would have too! E-BOOK will be available for complete download
A Presidential Scrapbook by Joel F. King
Come along as we journey back through time and
get acquainted with our nation's presidents, from General George Washington to our current
Commander-in-Chief, Barack Obama. This scrapbook of America's presidents documents humble
beginnings, historic triumphs, stirring speeches, heroic attempts, utter disasters, patriotic
loyalty and strange coincidences - did you know that two former presidents died on America's 50th
birthday? Walk through 225 years of United States history through the eyes of our presidents. And
when you are finished, and think that you have learned all that you can, try your hand at the
President Quizzes to find out how much you really know!Read more
$12.95 Save 32% (regular price
The Star-Spangled State + Workbook CD
Join us as we travel from coast to coast, learning about the 50 states! From the disappearance
of England’s first American settlement to California’s population explosion of 1849, you’ll
experience the growth of a new nation. From Plymouth Rock to Pearl Harbor, you'll follow the course
of American history and geography! And when you're done and you think you've learned everything you
can... Well, crack your knuckles, take a seat, and turn the pages to one of our challenging brain
games. Great for children 4th grade on up to adult! The State Book contains 80 glossy full-color
pages! The coordinating workbook CD turns the State Book into a 36 week curriculum (264
27% (regular price $25.95)
Map Trek: US Edition CD-ROM
Have you ever been teaching a history lesson when one of your children pipes
up with a question... "Mom, is Texas a state or its own country?" You smile to yourself and are
tempted to answer, "Yes, Texas is a state, but they would sure rather be their own country!" But
you hold your tongue and decide that it's time to review U.S. geography. Then you wonder if you
can combine this study with your current U.S. history studies... Read more.
The answer is, "Yes, you can!"
25% (regular price $19.95)
"I own all of the Map Trek and find it to be the ultimate map resource." - Sarah
What Really Happened in Colonial Times
This collection of historical biographies geared toward 8-14 year olds presents the lives of
ordinary people who accomplished extraordinary deeds during the Colonial time period. Illustrated
with stunning portraits, this inspiring compilation of stories describes with historical accuracy
and age-appropriate content the quality character and unbending determination of Pocahontas, Lady
Alicia Lisle, James Cook, Rachel Walker Revere, Lord Admiral Nelson, Catherine Ferguson, Lucretia
Mott and Narcissa Whitman. Read more.
"If you love history like I love history, then you will really
enjoy this book." - Little Bear Wheeler
Sacagawea by Karla Akins [Kindle Edition]
Sacagawea is an interactive historical novel
that challenges readers to dig deeper into the true lives of extraordinary individuals AND
stretches the idea of how stories themselves are told. Sacagawea is a riveting account and intimate
look into the life of one of America's most beloved women. Read
"This beautiful novel, with it's balanced use of
adjectives and historical points, paints a color portrait of a woman that most of us have
only seen in black and white." Linda Lacour Hobar, author of Mystery of
Jacques Cartier by K. Akins [Kindle Edition]
Sail the high seas and join the adventure of Marc, cabin boy to the great explorer, Jacques
Cartier. Jacques is the first volume in a new series of biographies about the
Brave Explorers that Every Child Should Know. Not only will you learn exciting
history and fascinating information on life at sea, but you will be gripped by this tale of
adventure, tragedy and triumph. Read more.
"Where were books like this when I was a child and dreaded history? I started reading this
on my phone. It is very easy to read and caught my attention immediately. Books like this bring
history to life! I would recommend to others." - Martin
O Canada! Her Story by Karla Akins
O Canada! Her Story takes you on a grand tour of Canada through the ages.
Historical narratives and biographies tell her story in a creative and lively way that draws the
reader in, grabbing his or her attention from the start. Learn about the people who dwelt in this
land before the Europeans arrived, the vikings who discovered and temporarily settled this
territory, the immigration and emigration of various people groups, the heroes who have shaped the
face of this nation and the people who adore their beloved homeland. Read more.