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A Cheese Press History: Ancient History Curriculum

A project in Lawrenceville, GA by Mere Jones

Cancelled by Creator

Set of 28 lessons for volume one of a four volume history curriculum cycle.
Backers: 2
Average Pledge Per Backer: $51

Funded: $101 of $3,000
Dates: Jul 19th -> Aug 18th (30 days)
Project By: Mere Jones
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Moving off Kickstarter...

August 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you everyone for your support! Our product is almost finished and ready for launch, this coupled with the lack of backers on this project is leading us to end the campaign early. We hope you'll check out our website for more information. ... (Read More)

Speaking of Vocabulary...

July 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Throughout the text the vocabulary words will be bolded so students can easily find them in context.  (Read More)

Dates are important...

July 26th - via: kickstarter.com
...but how do we trace our way through time? There are several different dating standards that are used in a variety of fields!  (Read More)

Vocabulary is important...

July 25th - via: kickstarter.com
...so each unit begins with a list of vocabulary words. We begin class by having students tell us what the words mean, if they know, or try to predict what they might mean by using clues in the word or phrase. After this exercise we provide the... (Read More)

About us~ Mere Jones - Co-Creator

July 24th - via: kickstarter.com
 My name is Mere Jones and I'm the other co-founder of A Cheese Press History. My Australian husband and I have been married for over twenty years and we are the parents to two teenage boys. We never planned to be homeschool parents. When I was... (Read More)

Answering Questions - Who is this Curriculum for?

July 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Basic rules of thumb for curriculum readiness Culturally it's common to sort students and educational materials by grade, and those grades are expected to roughly correlate to a student's age. However, we are homeschoolers so we don't really do... (Read More)

About us~ Andrea Hermitt - Co-Creator

July 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
My name is Andrea Hermitt and I am the co-founder of A Cheese Press History. I have been married to my husband for 30 years, I am the mother of two twenty-something-year-olds who I homeschooled. They both earned bachelor's degrees and one has a... (Read More)

Question asked: I’d love to back but you aren’t supporting international (UK for me) backers…why?

July 21st - via: kickstarter.com
This question prompted some discussion amongst our team. It seems we had a miscommunication amongst ourselves about the reasoning behind limiting the curriculum to a North American audience. What we were finally able to distill the discussion to is... (Read More)

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July 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Check out the full length video where we describe our process and our plans for the future... You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

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