Everything You Need to Ace World History In One Big Fat Notebook
Paperback: 512 pages
Publisher: Workman Publishing Company (Aug. 9 2016)
Synopsis: Everything You Need to Ace World History . . . kicks off with the Paleolithic Era and transports the reader to ancient civilizations—from Africa and beyond; the middle ages across the world; the Renaissance; the age of exploration and colonialism, revolutions, and the modern world and the wars and movements that shaped it.
The BIG FAT NOTEBOOK™ series is built on a simple and irresistible conceit—borrowing the notes from the smartest kid in class. There are five books in all, and each is the only one book you need for each main subject taught in middle school: Math, Science, American History, English, and World History. Inside the reader will find every subject’s key concepts, easily digested and summarized: Critical ideas highlighted in marker colors. Definitions explained. Doodles that illuminate tricky concepts. Mnemonics for a memorable shortcut. And quizzes to recap it all.
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Another great book in the Complete Middle School Study Guide series: Everything You Need to Ace World History In one Big Fat Notebook (referred to as World Hisotry going forward). This book starts from the beginning of the known humans and ends with the present day.
Covering all main world historic events that have helped to shape the world we know today, World History, follows the other books in this series with catchy graphics that help middle schoolers visual the historic events they are learning about.
With 9 units and 44 chapters, each chapter ends with a mini quiz to test the users knowledge of the chapter. And don’t worry about how to know if your answers are right – just check the answer key on the following page. This is a great tool to both test your knowledge and study for tests.
Another great tool is the highlighted key words with definitions – this make a great study aid and help to ensure all important names and terms stand out to the reader. This book – and this series – is a great tool to help middle schoolers to understand World History in a straight forward and clear way.
* I received this book in exchange for an honest review from Thomas Allen & Sons*