Story of Early Modern Times

Course Description

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Full-year course. Making use of The Story of the World, Volume 3 along with The Kingfisher History Encyclopedia and numerous instructor-assigned supplemental materials, this class studies the early modern age (1600-1850) at a logic-stage level. Students will make use of primary sources, timelines, and outlines to learn about the birth of the modern world, from the Elizabethan Age to the American Gold Rush. 

Example Syllabus (Download the PDF)

Required Texts:

  • Bauer, Susan Wise. The Story of the World, Vol. 3: Early Modern Times. Available through Well-Trained Mind Press.
  • Rountree, Elizabeth. Test Book and Answer Key, Vol. 3: Early Modern Times. Available through Well-Trained Mind Press.
  • The Kingfisher History Encyclopedia, Third Edition. ISBN 9780753468753

Class meets once per week for 50-55 minutes.

Class cap: 20 students.

Grades 7-9.