Enhance Your History Studies with the “What Was…” Series

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Covering everything from revolutionary battles to the Titanic, Penguin’s What Was? series dives into our world’s most important historical events. 

Learn about the Holocaust, the Constitution, the Wild West, the Great Chicago Fire, Twin Towers, the Salem Witch Trials, and more! Please note, not all titles agreed with my worldview, (such as Climate Change & Ice Age), but like all resources, you need to check them out before using them in your homeschool. 

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You can find some free activity sheets from Penguin here

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Check out some of the tiles below:

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Written by Carrie

Carrie

Carrie is the owner & operator of Homeschool Giveaways. She has been homeschooling for over a decade and has successfully graduated her first homeschooler. She has two girls and works side by side at home with her awesome husband. She has been saved by grace, fails daily, but continues to strive toward the prize of the high calling of being a daughter of the Most High God.

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