RAR #108: Favorite Picture Books for Ancient History

08.21.2018 - By Read-Aloud Revival

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If you're looking to read books for ancient history studies with your kids this year, this booklist is for you. It's a short list of delightful picture book read-alouds for the whole family.

Why only picture books?

Well... because picture books are worthwhile for everyone. Your high schooler is likely to enjoy these books every bit as much as your first grader. And I bet you'll learn a thing or two, as you're reading along. ;)

If you happen to be short on time (am I the only one raising my hand here?), committing to reading aloud from a picture book is a whole lot easier than sitting down to read a novel or even a chapter book.

You'll notice in the descriptions below that I've noted the general geographic location (or origin) of the story. I hope that helps you choose your read-alouds based on where you are in your studies.

Whether you're learning about ancient Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, or Egypt... we've collected our favorite picture books for you right here.

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