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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1Captain John Smith Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts
Course SummaryUse this informative course on famous figures to supplement classroom materials, create interesting homeschool curriculum or assist your young learner in mastering these subjects for a test or assignment. Our short lessons and multiple-choice quizzes are designed specifically for kids by our team of professional instructors.
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This helpful course on famous and influential historical figures is geared towards the interests and needs of young learners. Your elementary student can review famous outlaws, the Puritans, 20th-century musicians, business figures and much more in these lessons. Our learning materials can be used on a computer, mobile phone or tablet anywhere it's convenient for flexible studying at any time. All of the lessons are accompanied by quizzes that help you gauge how well your student is progressing.
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This course for kids introduces elementary students to a variety of famous figures and allows them to work at their own pace. Our site doesn't link to other websites, so you can have confidence your student's study experience is a secure one. These tools can be customized to serve a variety of purposes and needs.
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