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Finding a curriculum that fits the needs and learning styles of different members of your family can be a challenge.  Historical Stories of Survival is a multi-sensory curriculum that follows a pattern of "Read it, Hear it, See it, Write it, and Do it".  Historical Stories of Survival incorporates a thrilling story with history and/or science (depending on the unit), comprehension, survival skills, geography and language arts. This is a hands-on curriculum that uses the the I Survived book series, and allows you to choose the best activities for each of your children.  These activities are great ways to expose your children to new skills, interests and hobbies.  See the resources section for each unit for suggested activities.  

This curriculum is appropriate and well liked by both girls and boys. The entire family can get involved in various games, meals, crafts, experiments and field trips, creating memories while learning about fascinating historical and science events.  

The family license is good for single family use and never expires.  

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Unit 1 Surviving Pompeii AD 79 - Family License

Explore the history of Ancient Rome through the eyes of of a young boy, as he finds his way in the world, reunites with a lost loved one and escapes the dangers of Pompeii. A six week unit study using the I Survived the Destruction of Pomepii book from the New York Times best selling I Survived series. This study gives boys and girls a look into life in Ancient Rome during AD 79. Suggestions to further the study of this time period as well as craft and field trip ideas are included in the unit to help enhance the study. All units include spelling and vocabulary, custom made lapbook pages and game, State/Country study, Character analysis worksheets, then and now comparison worksheet, news article prep, book summary, chapter summary with drawing, and digging deeper project suggestions. This product is sent via email as a PDF file.
$14.95

Unit 3 Surviving The Civil War, 1863 - Family License

Follow a young slave boy as he escapes to his freedom on the Underground Railroad. A six week unit study using the I Survived the Battle of Gettysburg book from the New York Times best selling I Survived series. This study gives boys and girls a look into life during the Civil War. Suggestions to further the study of this time period as well as craft and field trip ideas are included in the unit to help enhance the study. All units include spelling and vocabulary, custom made lapbook pages and game, State/Country study, Character analysis worksheets, then and now comparison worksheet, news article prep, book summary, chapter summary with drawing, and digging deeper project suggestions. This product is sent via email as a PDF file.
$14.95

Unit 4 Surviving The Great Chicago Fire 1871 - Family License

Explore the history of life during the Industrial Revolution through the eyes of of a young boy, as he tries to make sense of his new life, discovers deep friendships and fights for his life. A six week unit study using the I Survived the Great Chicago Fire book from the New York Times best selling I Survived series. This study gives boys and girls a look into life in big city of Chicago in 1871. Suggestions to further the study of this time period as well as craft and field trip ideas are included in the unit to help enhance the study. All units include spelling and vocabulary, custom made lapbook pages and game, State/Country study, Character analysis worksheets, then and now comparison worksheet, news article prep, book summary, chapter summary with drawing, and digging deeper project suggestions. This product is sent via email as a PDF file.
$14.95

Unit 5 Surviving The Great San Francisco Earthquake 1906 - Family License

Follow a young boy as he struggles to survive the aftermath of the San Francisco Earthquake. His friendships and home begin to look very different. A six week unit study using the I Survived the San Francisco Earthquake book from the New York Times best selling I Survived series. This study gives boys and girls a look into life during the devastating earthquake of 1906. Suggestions to further the study of this time period as well as craft and field trip ideas are included in the unit to help enhance the study. All units include spelling and vocabulary, custom made lapbook pages and game, State/Country study, Character analysis worksheets, then and now comparison worksheet, news article prep, book summary, chapter summary with drawing, and digging deeper project suggestions. This product is sent via email as a PDF file.
$14.95

Unit 6 Surviving The Sinking of the Titanic 1912 - Family License

Luxury and loss - explore the history of life on the most majestic vessel during the Industrial Revolution through the eyes of of a young boy, as he experiences the adventure of a lifetime that goes terribly wrong. A six week unit study using the I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic book from the New York Times best selling I Survived series. This study gives boys and girls a glimpse into being a passenger on the luxurious oceanliner. Suggestions to further the study of this time period as well as craft and field trip ideas are included in the unit to help enhance the study. All units include spelling and vocabulary, custom made lapbook pages and game, State/Country study, Character analysis worksheets, then and now comparison worksheet, news article prep, book summary, chapter summary with drawing, and digging deeper project suggestions. This product is sent via email as a PDF file.
$14.95

Unit 7 Surviving The Shark Attacks of 1916 - Family License

Nothing could ruin the perfect summer - nothing except for a deadly shark! A six week unit study using the I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916 book from the New York Times best selling I Survived series. This study gives boys and girls a glimpse into life during 1916 at a favorite summertime destination. Suggestions to further the study of this time period as well as craft and field trip ideas are included in the unit to help enhance the study. All units include spelling and vocabulary, custom made lapbook pages and game, State/Country study, Character analysis worksheets, then and now comparison worksheet, news article prep, book summary, chapter summary with drawing, and digging deeper project suggestions. This product is sent via email as a PDF file.
$14.95