Friday, October 15, 2010
How To Build Your Own Country
Social Studies resource from Kids Can Press! If your student is studying the country of Canada, local or global communities, cultures, etc. (generally gr. 3 or 6 topics), you may want to check out this resource called How to Build Your Own Country.
How to Build Your Own Country is an interactive and totally original learning experience that shows kids how to build their very own country from scratch.
This book, the only one of its kind, offers children the expertise and advice they'll need to plant their flag in the backyard, in the bedroom or online. Kids will be amazed to discover that anyone can do it. Nation-building advice is peppered with examples of events that have shaped countries throughout history, teaching young readers about government, elections, geography and global issues.
Backed up with lots of amazing examples of real micronations - some established or ruled by kids - How to Build Your Own Country promises to inspire, entertain and inform young nation-builders.