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KID'S ANIMATED HISTORY WITH PIPO

KID'S ANIMATED HISTORY WITH PIPO

16 Ancient Cultures

Presented in a humorous and easy-to-understand style, this cleverly animated series uses a "time compass" to take youngsters on a lively journey with a character named Pipo through 16 ancient cultures. During their far-flung virtual travels, viewers learn about such things as the Colosseum, the birth of democracy and the Olympic Games, the writings of Homer, the great Greek philosophers, the Taj Mahal, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the emperors Charlemagne and Constantine, the Silk Road trade route, Mohammed and Mecca, the pyramids and the Sphinx, the land of Canaan, Zoroaster, Machu Picchu, the Great Wall of China, the Samurai warriors and much more. Disc 1 starts with tales of ancient Rome and Greece and the lives of the warlike Celts and the Vikings. Disc 2 highlights India and Mesopotamia and acquaints viewers with the Carolingians. Disc 3 describes the Byzantine Empire and Islam. Disc 4 shines the spotlight on Egypt, the Persians, and Hebrews. The Aztecs, Mayans, and the Incas are the subjects of Disc 5. Disc 6 explores China and Japan. Grades 3–7. Color. 352 minutes. Questar. ©2009.


QuantityOrder CodeISBNMedia/ContentPrice
QS375DV-WBSSS 9781594648052 BOXED SET: 6 DVDs $39.99

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