History – 1st Grade – 1st Semester


Geography and history studies facilitate understanding of the physical and cultural world, encompassing spatial awareness, map skills, human-environment interactions, and the development of civilizations from ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia to European exploration of the Americas, fostering both geographical orientation and cultural understanding essential for global citizenship.

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This course product is for the 1st semester of the academic year only. Please also purchase 2nd Semester for a full year of study.

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