Bright Ideas Press
The Mystery of History - Vol III
The Renaissance, Reformation and Growth of Nations
Classical Written by a proponent of making the classical method easier to use. The research has already been done for you!
Chronological Have you ever wondered how history fits together? Do you know:
What was happening around the world when Leonardo da Vinci painted the Mona Lisa?
Where Ferdinand Magellan was exploring during the rise of the Protestant Reformation?
What war sprawled across Europe as the Pilgrims landed at New Plymouth?
Complete The Mystery of History, Volume III, Student Reader can stand alone as a history text for about 4th grade and up. For those who wish to delve deeper, the user-friendly Companion Guide brings the lessons to life with multi-age activities, timeline instructions, mapping work, memory cards, pretests, quizzes, worksheets, test, literature suggestions, and more. It's easy to use for one student at home, ten in a co-op, or hundreds in a school.
Supplemental products such as colouring pages and prinatables are availalble as downloads through the link to the left in the side bar.
Classical In the context of world history, The Mystery of History series explores the backdrops behind and the significance surrounding time-honored contributions in art, music, literature, science and philosophy. Those who use the MOH series will find it is structured to follow a classical approach to teaching through the trivium with an emphasis on reading, writing, research, and hands-on activities.
Chronological The Mystery of History is a four-volume world history series, which will take you around the globe through the study of chronological events. (It is recommended but not necessary to complete the volumes in the order they are written.)
Christian The Mystery of History is written from a Christian worldview and uniquely weaves world cultures and stories of the past into the history of Christianity. But more than that, lessons in The Mystery of History are like fragments of a mosaic that, when put together, reveal a much bigger picture and tell a much larger story---one that points toward God's plan for mankind.
Linda Lacour Hobar, a native-born Texan holds a bachelor's degree from Baylor University, where she first fell in love with world history. With seventeen years of homeschool experience, seventeen years in ministry groups and church classes, Linda brings a wealth of perspective to world history. As a parent, a missionary, and a teacher, she has a personable writing style that appeals to all ages.