Here we go! The first unit study coming up! Need a fun and fresh way to study American history? Or, just a break from the daily grind? Do you love the idea of doing unit studies with your family, but find the cost to purchase one, or the time it takes to put a unit together overwhelming? I hope these units will save you some time, give you some inspiration, help your family learn a ton, and make some super fun memories !!
Please comment! I’d love to hear your suggestions & see what you’ve been working on!
Other than the six books listed below (available at most local libraries & of course for purchase), all other ideas & activities can be found online. I also have included a list of resources you may like to purchase including the historical fiction series of American Girl Books, but these are not needed for the unit.
The units are organized by subject area and broken up into weekly lessons that correlate with the reading. This is just my idea of organized. 🙂 Each unit is designed to last between 3-6 weeks, but of course, you may choose to skip some activities to shorten it up, or add lots of your own to study the topic more in depth. These units could serve as a fun mini study, or a complete year long history plan. The sky is the limit!