Reading List for Unit 4, Grammar Stage Level 1

Unit 4 Reading List: Grammar Stage Level 1

Grammar Stage Level 1 students may also enjoy titles listed under Grammar Stage Level 2.

Literature Options

□  ^Remus and Romulus by Melissa Fitzgerald

□  Brave Cloelia by Jane Curry

□  Madeline and the Cats of Rome by John Bemelmans Marciano

□  Horace Visits the Roman Army by Adele Seviour

□  ^The Irish Cinderlad by Shirley Climo

□  Great Irish Legends for Children by Yvonne Carroll

□  ^Fin M’Coul: The Giant of Knockmany Hill by Tomie de Paola

History Options

□  ^Fun with Roman Numerals by David Adler

□  Going to War in Roman Times by Moira Butterfield

□  How to Be a Roman Soldier by Fiona Macdonald

□  ^You Wouldn’t Want to Live in Pompeii by John Malam

□  Pompeii…Buried Alive by Edith Kunhardt Davis

□  I Wonder Why Romans Wore Togas by Fiona Macdonald

□  Rome Antics by David Macaulay

□  Picture books about Rome, Caesar, gladiators, ancient Celts, and Irish fairy tales

Activity Book(s)

□  The Story of the World Activity Book One: Ancient Times by Susan Wise Bauer  Note:  For this age group, you may only use some of the resources.



□  Free lesson plan on Ancient Rome (questions for Remus and Romulus are on page 12):

□  Free discussion question worksheet for Remus and Romulus:

□  Free Cinderella comparison questions and charts:

□  Free guide for legends about Finn MacCool (use the “Create Your Own Hero” questions on page 10 to discuss Finn M’Coul by Tomie de Paola):


□  Activities for Fun with Roman Numerals by David Adler:

□  Free worksheets for Ancient Rome (could be used orally for discussion questions):

□  Free simple student page for You Wouldn’t Want To… books:

□  Free Irish history site for children:

□  Register for PBS LearningMedia to gain free access to videos on various relevant topics.


About Laura

I've been homeschooling since 2005. I have six children (born 2000 - 2012). We are eclectic in our approach with a bit more Well-Trained Mind philosophy over anything else.
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