Enhance your American-History-in-a-Box with an expansion pack that looks at history through themes or topics that particularly interest your child. Each pack includes 4 – 7 directly mailed books and an emailed activity packet. You can choose one of the packs below or write to us for a personalized pack. Packs follow the Standards of Learning and look at the major concepts through specific topics. Expansion packs are $99 each, prices vary for personalized packs. For an invoice, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or click here: EXPANSION PACK
Science Expansion Pack
Learn about some of the premier scientists in our history and find out how they were impacted by our history or about how they contributed to or changed the American experience. Our standard pack includes Native American tribes, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Graham Bell, Dian Fossey, and Sally Ride among others. At the end, write out your own experiment using the scientific method.
African-American History Expansion Pack
One could look at our entire history through the lens of African Americans. This pack looks at some of the most significant contributors to our history including Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Langston Hughes, and Martin Luther King, Jr.
Women in History Expansion Pack
We often find that women are under represented in traditional U.S. History courses. Learn about Eleanor Roosevelt, Sally Ride, Abigail Adams, and Harriet Tubman, among others. We can see the contributions of women and their impact on our history through this pack.
Native American Expansion Pack
Personalize your pack by looking at tribes in your state or region. We find books and create activities that help children better understand the native peoples from the places they call home. Look at how location, geography, resources, and history shaped the stories of these tribes.
Also available upon request: Civics, Sports, Art, Geography, and Music expansion packs. We also have an American Culture expansion pack that includes the Pledge of Allegiance, the National Anthem and holidays.
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