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World History for Kids

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 66
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
  • Eligible for Certificate: Certificate completed Yes

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    Age of Exploration: Lesson for Kids

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Course Summary

This world history course helps elementary school students study world history topics, such as explorers and famous historical figures. These entertaining video lessons help young students learn to discuss and answer questions about important historical people and events to help them prepare for an exam or complete a class project.
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7 chapters in World History for Kids

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Lesson 1 - Arnold Schwarzenegger Biography: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Nikola Tesla Lesson for Kids: Biography & Inventions  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Alessandro Volta Biography: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Amy Carmichael Biography: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Princess Diana Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Queen Elizabeth I Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Queen Elizabeth II Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - St. Patrick's Day Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - St. Valentine Lesson for Kids: Facts & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Philip II of Spain Lesson for Kids: Facts & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Philip II Lesson for Kids: Accomplishments & Reign  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Philip II Lesson for Kids: Wives & Family Tree  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Christopher Columbus Lesson for Kids: Facts & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Christopher Columbus's Early Life: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Alfred Nobel Lesson for Kids: Biography, Inventions & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - James Watt Lesson for Kids: Biography, Facts & Inventions  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Andrew Carnegie Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Adam Smith Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Joseph Stalin Lesson for Kids: Biography, Facts & Timeline  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Karl Marx Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Ignaz Semmelweis Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Charles V of Spain: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Benito Mussolini Lesson for Kids: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz

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