America Our Stories living history book
America: Our Stories, Volume 1 (American History Living Book)



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America: Our Stories, Volume 1 (American History Living Book)


A living book covering the stories of Early Modern American history, from America’s first peoples to the War of 1812. (Grades 1–12)

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The story of early American history comes alive!

This living history book provides a birds-eye view of American history during the Early Modern time period—from the discovery of America to the War of 1812. The masterful storytelling of Lorene Lambert will capture your student’s imagination and bring the history of early America to life.

Learn how America was discovered and initially mistaken for another continent. Get to know the native peoples who lived in America before the colonists arrived. Discover the fascinating stories and people behind the founding of the American colonies. Find out how the United States of America won its freedom and became a nation. These and many other interesting stories await you inside.

Written for all ages to enjoy together, America: Our Stories, Volume 1 is accessible for younger children while including plenty of details to provide older students with an overview of Early Modern American history that gives context for more in-depth studies. Photographs and reproductions of historical paintings throughout the book also help students visualize the events and people they will get to know.

History doesn’t have to be boring or tedious! With America: Our Stories, you and your students can truly enjoy learning how America came to be.

Early Modern History Lesson Plans

America: Our Stories, Volume 1 is scheduled for the whole family in our Early Modern & Epistles lesson plans. Early Modern & Epistles provides a ready-to-go Charlotte Mason history curriculum for the Early Modern time period, North American geography, and Bible study of the Epistles. A complete book list and day by day lesson plans make it simple for you to enjoy Charlotte Mason lessons for this fascinating time period.

Ready-to-go narration prompts

Narration Notecards make your life a little easier by providing you with great narration prompts so you’re never stuck for what to ask your students after a reading. Narration Notecards for America: Our Stories, Volume 1 help you out with narration questions for each chapter at three skill levels, plus key words so you can direct your students’ attention as you read.

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E-book, Trade Paper


Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 1, Grade 12, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7





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