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Emily Dickinson for Kids

Emily Dickinson is one of America’s greatest poets. In The Mouse of Amherst, your students will meet her through the eyes of a mouse that lives in her room. For added fun Mr. Draeger meets the mouse and Dickinson after a nasty bump on the head.

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Don Quixote for Kids

What could possibly go wrong when you put an idealist and realist on a journey together? Find out when you introduce your students to two of the greatest characters in all of literature: Don Quixote and Sancho Panza.

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The Odyssey for Kids

This Dorling Kindersley Classics edition of The Odyssey for younger readers begins with a brief account of the Trojan War, has excellent illustrations and lots of added information throughout the text regarding the culture of the ancient Greeks. Don’t forget about Sniffy. He’s back!

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Greek Pottery for Kids

Ancient Greek Pottery Disguised as Fun presents your youngest students (baby to 8 years old) photos of a variety of ancient Greek pottery decorated with images from Greek mythology as well as everyday life using simple rhymes to teach your students about Greek pottery.

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Art History for Kids

ARTK12’s American Art History curriculum is fun for kids. It’s easy for parents too, very little preparation needed. Read the chapter and play the games. Over 30 artists and over 60 art pieces covered.

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