Illuminations Year 6: Wars of Independence to Modern Times
Illuminations Year 6 leads you through the main events of history from 1708 to the present age. Through exciting historical fiction and The Mystery of History Volume IV, you will meet dozens of people, famous and infamous, who made an impact on world history: Jonathan Edwards, Catherine the Great, Napoleon Bonaparte, Joseph Stalin, Nelson Mandela, and many more.
All of your children in grades 3-12 can learn about the wars of independence and modern times together through the hands-on projects and timeline activities that are outlined in Illuminations Year 6. History will never be called boring with study guides for great literature selections such as Rickshaw Girl, Of Courage Undaunted, The Horse and His Boy, Through Gates of Splendor, and many more.
Illuminations Year 6 also includes special teaching adaptations and subjects created just for K-2 so your entire family can enjoy modern history together.
Using The Mystery of History Volume IV as a history spine, your Illuminations Year 6 plan connects your literature, copywork, and spelling to the historical period you are enjoying. Illuminations Year 6 also includes a full year’s plan for your choice of five science fields, Bible reading, geography, vocabulary, several writing and grammar options, and life skills studies for high school students. (See the Book Lists tab for a full curriculum list.) Every purchase of Illuminations includes the powerful scheduler software that allows you to create customized weekly guides based on the Illuminations plan plus any modifications you desire.