The Jericho River

The Jericho River

The Jericho River

David W. Tollen

15,54 €
IVA incluido
Recíbelo en 3 días
Editorial:
Winifred Press
Año de edición:
2018
ISBN:
9780985451745
Páginas:
192
Encuadernación:
Rústica
15,54 €
IVA incluido
Recíbelo en 3 días

Selecciona una librería:

A tool for history teachers and for homeschooling and an adventure for readers ...Winner of the Next Generation Indie Book Awards and the London Book Festival. Bronze Medalist in the Readers' Favorite Book Reviews & Awards Contest.History isn't names and dates -- it's an adventure. And so is THE JERICHO RIVER.Teachers and parents use this YA historical fantasy novel as a supplemental reading assignment, covering the ancient Middle East and Western Civilization. It educates and entertains middle and high school students, weaving real history and myth into an engaging adventure. THE JERICHO RIVER is ideal for world history, world cultures, ancient history, Western Civilization, and other social studies classes, as well as for school libraries and homeschooling. Teachers and parents will love the free, curriculum-aligned resources, including lesson plans, maps, timelines, and illustrations.The Jericho River flows through a magical world shaped by myth and history. Young Jason Gallo sails the river on a dangerous quest to rescue his father. He battles minotaurs and pirates, flees barbarians, stumbles into mummies’ tombs, and outwits philosophers, fairies, and scientists.The river flows like a timeline, carrying the young man through historic lands — Sumer, the pharaohs’ Egypt, Classical Greece, Medieval Europe, and more — winding its way through the ancient Middle East and Western Civilization. Professor Gallo, Jason’s father, is a historian, and his notes outline the journey, revealing the truth about Cleopatra, King Arthur, and the fall of the Roman Empire. He explains how a French lawyer’s son became king of Sweden, as well as the origins of coffee, the cat, chivalry, the Atlantis myth, and much more.Will Jason find his father in time to rescue his crumbling family? Or will he be trapped by the past?THE JERICHO RIVER will enliven any class and teach students to love history!

Artículos relacionados

  • Spark of Life
    Ginna Moran
    A vacation of a lifetime. A merman's secret. A kiss that changed one girl’s life forever.After a freak accident aboard a yacht sends eighteen-year-old Ava Adair overboard, she discovers the existence of mermaids when irresistible Carter Stevens rescues her. But by saving her, Carter changes her life.Ava struggles to stay human and to keep her mermaid secret safe from those ...
    Recíbelo en 3 días

    27,19 €

  • Julu
    Jan Anderegg
    There is a magical land just beyond our imaginations called Jirvania; where stories grow. Muse faeries gather ripened “story-pearls” and carry them to writers, musicians, and poets here in our world. In the heart of Jirvania stands The Great Library, where every story is collected by the library’s guardian, Karel. This library is a portal to other times and places where one can...
    Consulta disponibilidad

    14,26 €

  • Peter the Pixie
    Gary Edward Gedall
    Meet Peter the Pixie, first reader level.Peter is a young pixie that arrives on a big, big leaf and learns about how people can help each other.A young child's complement to the Peter the Pixie series.  ...
    Consulta disponibilidad

    9,95 €

  • The Antic Circle
    Christopher Surratt
    It is the year 2023, and world has finally accepted the fact that those creatures that go bump in the night, roam the streets with us. Vamps, werewolves, and the like are free to roam the world. But when those inhumans decide to access the dark side of their heart, there is a circle of friends, who are always there to stop them. Now that a great evil has been awakened, the worl...
    Consulta disponibilidad

    8,21 €

  • Without a King
    Julie Côté
    Finn is the greatest thief in the city, sneaking silently through the streets of Zianna to relieve the upper class Teltans of their unneeded jewellery and purses. One day, he finds an area of the city he had never explored and scales a wall only to find a hidden courtyard full of boys his age training in sword craft and wrestling. There he makes an unlikely friend in Tannix, th...
    Recíbelo en 3 días

    29,47 €

  • Without a King
    Julie Côté
    Finn is the greatest thief in the city, sneaking silently through the streets of Zianna to relieve the upper class Teltans of their unneeded jewellery and purses. One day, he finds an area of the city he had never explored and scales a wall only to find a hidden courtyard full of boys his age training in sword craft and wrestling. There he makes an unlikely friend in Tannix, th...
    Recíbelo en 3 días

    19,76 €