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FOURTH GRADE: The Trial and Death of Socrates
Price: $9.95

The Dialogues of Plato (427-347 B.C.) rank with the writings of Aristotle as the most important and influential philosophical works in Western thought. In them Plato cast his teacher Socrates as the central disputant in colloquies that brilliantly probe a vast spectrum of philosophical ideas and issues. None are more exciting and revelatory than the four dialogues - Euthyphro, Apology, Crito and Phaedo - on themes evoked by the trial and death of Socrates, accused by his enemies and detractors of crimes against the state, among them "impiety" and "corruption of the young." In Euthyphro, Socrates explores the concepts and aims of piety and religion; in Apology he courageously defends the integrity of his teachings; in Crito, he demonstrates his respect for the law in his refusal to flee his death sentence; and in Phaedo embraces death and discusses the immortality of the soul.
FOURTH GRADE: Tales of Greek Heroes
Price: $12.95

Tales of Ancient Greece - timeless tales of Ancient Greece come to life through these beautiful stories. Some of the oldest and most famous stories in the world the adventures of Perseus, the labors of Heracles, the voyage of Jason and the Argonauts are vividly retold in this single, connected narrative of the Heroic Age, from the coming of the Immortals to the first fall of Troy. With fresh dialogue and a brisk pace, the myths of this version are enthrallingly vivid.
FOURTH GRADE: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece (used book)
Price: $19.95

Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece: This is a beautiful, comprehensive book that brings Ancient Greece to life. Lavishly illustrated with stunning photographs, detailed maps, dramatic cutaways, and reconstructions of historical events, this is the only reference book of Ancient Egypt you will ever need. Hardback.
FOURTH GRADE: Spend the day in Ancient Greece
Price: $19.95

This book whisks kids back in time over 2,000 years to spend a special day in Athens. Modern children follow a typical ancient Greek family through their day, and along the way they get do do all the things the Greeks did-from making clothes and jewelry to learning Greek letters to preparing a fabulous Greek feast. Packed with information, Spend the Day in Ancient Greece! offers children a unique, hands-on glimpse into a remarkable civilization.
Famous Men of Rome Student Book
Price: $25.95

The Romans were history's great men of action, making the study of Rome ideal for beginners of all ages, but especially for younger students, who are fascinated by the abundant action and drama of Roman history. In addition, an understanding of modern political history is impossible without a thorough understanding of Rome. There are thirty stories covering the history of Rome from its founding under Romulus to the last emperor in the West. Your children will see the rise and fall of a great civilization through the lives of Horatius, Camillus, Caesar, Cicero, Marcus Aurelius, and many other larger-than-life figures.
3rd - 12th GRADES: The Complete National Geographic 120 Years on 6 DVD-ROMs
Price: $99.95

  • The Complete National Geographic includes every printed page--every article, photograph, advertisement--from 1888 through 2008 - a must for every homeschooler.
  • Test your knowledge of subjects with a trivia game and reference hundreds of the magazine's classic maps
  • Geobrowse helps you easily find articles, photographs, and maps about the location you choose
  • Includes bonus DVD with videos documenting the history of the National Geographic Society and National Geographic magazine
  • Explore 120 years of amazing discoveries, fascinating maps, and the world's best photography with The Complete National Geographic. This definitive collection of every issue of National Geographic magazine, digitally reproduced in stunning high resolution, brings you the world and all that is in it.
  • Use the advanced interface to explore a topic, search for photographs, browse the globe, or wander on your own expedition.
   
 
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