Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Mystery of History Volume 2 Lessons 52-54


Lesson 52  LEIF ERICSSON DISCOVERS AMERICA



Leif the Lucky by Ingri


Beorn the Proud 
by Joan Coppa Drennan





I then had him color some shields to attach to his ship.




Then the oars.




Lesson 53  Macbeth, King of Scotland 



Macbeth for Kids
by Lois Burdett


Castle
by David Macaulay



Birthday present and history all in one!!  Lego castle!!  This has been such an awesome learning tool.





Lesson 54  El Cid, a Spanish Hero 




Ms. Frizzle's Adventures
Medieval Castle
by Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen


We used self-hardening clay to build a small castle tower.  1st I had him roll the clay out and then cut it into a square.


Notching the castle out.


Molding it around a filter that was at work.


Adding the details!