Home - Rainbow Resource Center, Homeschooling Curriculum and Homeschooling Supplies. Where homeschoolers come for home school curriculum

Welcome to RainbowResource.com — Learning Tools for Homes and Schools Serving Home Educators Since 1989

Timeline Game

Search Results for "timeline game"
Items 1 - 30 of 39
  • Item #: 020051
    Retail: $29.95
    Rainbow Price: $23.50

    Which came first - the beginning of construction on Notre Dame Cathedral, or the printing of the Gutenberg Bible? Test your historical perspective with Perspective. 2 to 8 players try to place event cards in chronological order in four categories: Ancient, Middle, Modern, and 20th Century. If you think one of the other players is "out of order", challenge them. Flip the question cards to reveal the dates on the back. If you're right, you get to give that player one of your cards. When all of your cards are played, you win! 200 event cards included. Recommended for ages 12+, but can be used as young as age 10. A fun way to impart historical knowledge and a frame of reference.

  • Item #: 025254
    Retail: $39.99
    Rainbow Price: $31.99

       The popular Timeline card game is now available in board game format! This version uses the same mechanics from the card game, but it includes a board for tracking progress as well as introducing a number of challenges. These challenges can be tackled in solitary style or by joining forces with other players. This game comes with its own cards, but any Timeline set can be integrated for game play. 2-10 players, 30+ minutes playing time.

  • Item #: 054689
    ISBN: 9782914849852
    Retail: $14.99
    Rainbow Price: $11.99
  • Item #: 053993
    Retail: $14.99
    Rainbow Price: $11.99
  • Item #: 055338
    Retail: $14.99
    Rainbow Price: $11.99
  • Item #: 055339
    ISBN: 9782914849869
    Retail: $14.99
    Rainbow Price: $11.99
  • Item #: 001281
    Retail: $14.99
    Rainbow Price: $11.99
  • Item #: 029529
    Retail: $14.99
    Rainbow Price: $11.99

    What lives longer a toucan or a warthog? Like the Timeline games by the same company, your job is to place your cards correctly in relation to the cards already on the table. Each player is dealt four cards, with a beautiful illustration of an animal on the front, and the same illustration on the back along with three important details: the animal's size, weight, and lifespan.

    In Dinosaurs, players are challenged to place cards by length or weight, so this deck is compatible with Animals if you are playing with one of those characteristics. Please note that this deck includes evolutionary content.

    Players choose which of the three characteristics to play by, flip one card over in the playing area so the information is visible, and then take turns trying to place their cards on the right places around the ones on the table. Once you think you have your card placed correctly, turn it over to check if you were right. Correctly placed cards stay information side up, wrongly placed cards are discarded and players draw a new card. As you can tell, the more cards on the table, the harder it is to place new cards! The first player to run out of cards wins. Quick to learn and easy to play, you also can't help but learn some new facts! This is a great game to play with people of all ages with no big advantages to older players. We pulled this one out last time Grandma and Grandpa were here, and out of all three generations, our 7-yr old won! 2-8 people can play, rounds take about 15 minutes, and the 110 cards are packaged in a nice little tin. If you enjoy this one, try Cardline: Globetrotter for geography! Steph

  • Item #: 021137
    Retail: $9.99
    Rainbow Price: $7.75

  • Item #: 021146
    Retail: $9.99
    Rainbow Price: $7.75

  • Item #: 029530
    Retail: $14.99
    Rainbow Price: $11.99

    Games are the perfect format to learn geography, and this one is especially simple and effective. Similar to the Timeline games from the same company, each player holds four cards and tries to place them correctly in relation to the cards already on the table. In this edition, each card features a country. The front of the card shows the country name and a fitting illustration, the back of the card contains the same picture along with four pieces of relevant information: the country's population, pollution output, gross domestic product, and land area. Players decide which characteristic to play by, flip one card up in the middle, and then take turns trying to place their country cards correctly around the ones on the table. Once a player has selected a spot for their card, they turn it over to view the information and see if they were right. Correctly placed cards stay flipped up on the table, wrongly placed cards are discarded and players draw a new card from the deck. As you can see, the more cards that are on the table, the harder it becomes to place a new card. The first player to place all of their cards wins. A great game for learning about countries and compiling tidbits of knowledge! 2-8 players, 15 minutes playing time, and the 110 cards are packaged in a nice little tin. If you enjoy this one, try Cardline: Animals too! – Steph

  • Item #: 055068
    ISBN: 9780984204144
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $34.95

    An excellent supplement for hands-on learners, this CD-ROM containing printable PDF files will bring a fresh enthusiasm to your history studies. The Guide Book Text introduces the "travel" itinerary, including tips and a planner so you can prepare ahead of time for the 25 lessons (called Stops). Each Stop includes fact filled, engaging readings which are created to be all you need for a compact or supplementary study. Several of the 'stops' also offer more than one project allowing you and your children options along the way. While some of the projects will require students to research further, others have all the necessary information provided.

    Activities vary and include creative writing, recipes, mapping activities, timelines, games, notebook activities, crafts, and lapbooks. Masters, detailed instructions, illustrations, and photos of finished products are all included to fully equip the parent for a successful hands-on history experience. An additional resource section offers a variety of books, videos, music ideas, bibliography of nonfiction books and websites, and research projects to accompany the projects if parents/students want to become further immersed into the Middle Ages! Reproducible for immediate family use only. ~Deanne

  • Item #: 053537
    ISBN: 9781929780105
    Retail: $20.00
    Rainbow Price: $15.50

  • Item #: 020826
    ISBN: 9780794532352
    Retail: $9.99
    Rainbow Price: $9.49
    In this blast from the past, see the clothing, hair styles, and famous fashionable figures of prominent eras from ancient times through the 1960s – all informatively captioned. Faded images on each of the thirty-one pages correspond to the stickers located in the back of the book. Some of the 160+ beautiful stickers are illustrations, others are photographs, which complements the educational theme of the book. Included with the fun of a classic sticker book are informational pages like a directory of historical and current leading designers and a detailed fashion timeline.
  • Item #: 065679
    Retail: $6.99
    Rainbow Price: $5.75

  • Item #: 023630
    ISBN: 9781338038378
    Retail: $12.99
    Rainbow Price: $9.95

    For use independently or together for multi-age study of the elections, these hands-on activity resources will ensure student’s have a foundational grasp of our nation’s electoral process. The Election Activity Book was created for grades 1-3 and contains dozens of teaching activities to help younger children grasp the basic principles that citizens have the right and responsibility to choose their leaders thoughtfully. The first section of the book offers teaching ideas and activities covering the basics of the election process and timeline, polls and graphs, an opinion poll meter, political ads, presidential fun facts, the White House, voting and more. Graphing activities, recommended reading and web links are also included. The second section provides reproducible pages to complement the topics in section one. Diverse activities include a mini-book to complete, election timeline, a true/false election game, White House tour, a presidential fun facts wheel, an election scrapbook and more. Reproducible for classroom use; answers are provided where necessary. 32pgs, pb.

  • Item #: 065122
    ISBN: 9781932786545
    Retail: $39.95
    Rainbow Price: $35.95

      Fourth in the A Child’s Geography series, this one or two semester course studies the vast and tiny kingdoms that made up Western Europe, along with the modern day countries of Western Europe. Picking up where the A Child’s Geography Volume 3: Explore the Classical World (#007672) ended, this book explores the tumultuous times between the Classical era and the Renaissance. While having a basic knowledge of the Classical period is helpful in understanding the nuances of the Middle Ages, it is not necessary to complete the other volumes in the series before embarking on this journey.

      Written in a similar style to the preceding volumes, history and geography are taught with a living book approach that weaves together engaging text and vibrant photographs and graphics. Students will truly feel as if they are walking in the footsteps of the great minds from the medieval world like Charlemagne, Ferdinand and Isabella, Joan of Arc, Johannes Gutenberg, and Martin Luther while exploring Spain, Portugal, France, Switzerland, Austria, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, and the tiny kingdoms: Andorra, Monaco, Liechtenstein and Luxembourg. 

      While the textbook is a standalone resource for readings and narration exercises, the author has provided a website link to download additional activities. This includes timelines for each chapter, maps to label (and completed maps), hands- on activities that include games and craft projects, recipes, supplemental reading resources, prayer guide and much more. Additional links are scattered throughout the text which provide media resources on a variety of topics. Chapters include bold vocabulary words with a glossary in the back. 240 pgs, SC. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 022285
    ISBN: 9781609990831
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $110.00

    I am excited that Ray and Charlene Notgrass have written this excellent, one year world history course! While many families enjoy a chronological, multi-year approach to world history, others prefer to study history in a more traditional manner-one year at a time. Written in the engaging narrative ‘voice’ that has made the Notgrass courses beloved by many homeschool families, this new World History begins at the very foundation of our Christian foundation- Adam and journeys to the end of the 20th century, with a final unit on our interconnected world (from the thrill of world-wide sporting events to turmoil in the Middle East).

    Containing 30 units, with 5 lessons per unit, this course will take students one year to complete. It is anticipated that daily lessons will take 45-90 minutes per day, although it is naturally flexible for homeschool families to set their own pace. While the target grade range is 5 through 8, families with younger children will find this a perfect ‘read aloud’ curriculum, as the text has been clearly and engagingly written.

    Let me give a bit of an example of how the unit lessons are laid out. At the start of each unit, there is a brief introduction to the lessons including the recommended literature selection to accompany the reading. Each weekly unit has one lesson from each of five categories: Our World Story (major events in history); God’s Wonders (impact of the world’s created wonders on history and culture); World Landmarks; World Biography of some of history’s most influential personalities and Daily Life (an inside view of everyday life). Daily lessons are richly illustrated with graphics and photographs, including maps of historic places and regions. At the conclusion of each lesson (approximately 5-8 pages), parents and children will select assignments to complete from a list of 5-7 assignments. Older students may be able to complete all the activities-but again- there is built-in flexibility for your individual family’s needs. Assignments include readings from the Our Creative World book (collection of original documents); Map Book assignments; Timeline Book assignments; assignments from the Student Workbook and Lesson Review Book (optional resources), as well as language arts assignments covering vocabulary, creative writing, literature selections. Thinking Biblically assignments are also included with most lessons and are designed to engage students in applying Scripture to history and life. Each unit also provides a suggested weekly family activity-projects vary and include arts and crafts, recipes and games. Materials are easily found for the projects and are designed to bring the family together to enjoy time together building memories.

    Curriculum package contains From Adam to Us Part 1 & 2; Our Creative World, Map Book, Timeline Book and the Answer Key to end of the lessons questions as well as the activities and tests in the Student Workbook and the questions and tests in the Lesson Review. Although it is possible to share the Map and Timeline books, they are available separately, allowing each child to have their own copy. I suspect that most children will be eager to create their own map and timeline.

    If you would like to add more supplemental instruction or review, consider the Student Workbook (5th-6th grade) or the Lesson Review (7th-8th grades). Both include additional assignments that correspond to the daily lesson as well as unit tests and questions related to the literature selections. Most literature based questions are recall based. However, there are a smattering of higher level thinking questions.

    Middle school children will be enthralled as they view world history through the lens of a Creator God who is alive and active, from the very foundation of our world through present day. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 053539
    Retail: $3.00
    Rainbow Price: $1.83
  • Item #: MPC3CS
    Retail: $281.16
    Rainbow Price: $232.00

    This package includes:

    Latina Christiana I Review Worksheets (2ED)

    Latina Christiana I Student Book (4th Edtn)

    Ludere Latine I Student Book (2nd Edition)

    Timeline Composition & Sketchbook

    Bear Called Paddington Student Book

    Spelling Workout 2001 Level D Student Edition

    Exploring Arithmetic Grade 3 Pupil and Wrksts

    Exploring Arithmetic Grade 3 Speed Drills

    Core Skills: Language Arts 2014 Grade 3

    Christian Studies Book I Student

    D'Aulaires Greek Myths Study Guide - Student

    Charlotte's Web Literature Student Study Gd

    Farmer Boy Literature Student Study Guide

    States and Capitals History Student Study Gd

    All Things Fun & Fascinating

    New American Cursive III

    Mr. Popper's Penguins Literature Stdt Stdy Gd

    English Grammar Recitation Wkbk I Studnt Book

    Poetry for the Grammar Stage Student Guide 2E

    Mammals:Lessons from World of Animals Stdt Bk

  • Item #: 012369
    ISBN: 9781580376273
    Retail: $13.99
    Rainbow Price: $10.25

    Topics covered include timelines, alphabets and language, wars, leaders, dynasties, cities, art, architecture, games, the Roman Republic, emperors, the spread of Christianity, entertainment, the army, maps, and map activities.

  • Item #: 061886
    ISBN: 9781569767115
    Retail: $16.95
    Rainbow Price: $12.95

    An in-depth examination of composers’ lives and the music they created, these books include a composer timeline, recommended listening resources, music glossary, bibliography and index. 

    Activities range from dancing a waltz to creating a model eardrum.

  • Item #: 061890
    ISBN: 9781613745007
    Retail: $16.95
    Rainbow Price: $12.95

    An in-depth examination of composers’ lives and the music they created, these books include a composer timeline, recommended listening resources, music glossary, bibliography and index.

    Activities vary and include word searches to sewing your own flag. 

  • Item #: 066525
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $0.50

    These 17x22" black and white worksheets have lots of fill-in-the-blank activities covering both music appreciation and theory. Areas include A Timeline of the _____ Period, Remembering the Notes, Music in My Life, A Close Look at (Composer of the student's choice), and more. Perfect for a classroom or co-op activity. Laura

  • Item #: 024817
    ISBN: 9780991367863
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $34.95

  • Item #: SFPG10
    Retail: $132.80
    Rainbow Price: $93.95


  • Item #: 044680
    ISBN: 9781573105415
    Retail: $16.95
    Rainbow Price: $12.95

    "We the people…" perhaps the three most important words in the U.S Constitution, these few words turned the world upside down by taking away power from the ancient monarchies of Europe and putting that power into the hands of the American people. This book introduces students to some of America's most important historical documents in the Preamble, the Articles of the Constitution, and the Amendments. The book includes a varied collection of activities such as comprehension questions, vocabulary, constructing a timeline, constructing a government tree, interpreting political cartoons, games and more. Activities can be used in totality as a comprehensive unit study or selectively as a supplement to another program. Reproducible, answers included. - Enh

  • Item #: 026169
    ISBN: 9780802312754
    Retail: $27.95
    Rainbow Price: $13.95

    This classic text introduces students to all aspects of ancient Greek society. Each chapter covers a different topic, including the People and Land (geography), Homer, City-States, Sparta, Wars with Persia, Religion, Games, Education, Alexander, and more. Plenty of captioned black and white photos, maps, diagrams, and illustrations appear throughout the text. For example, there is an illustrated page explaining the names and functions of twenty-two different types of pottery that Greeks used in their everyday lives; a floor plan of a typical Greek house; and photographs of ancient coins. The text is engaging and readable, with excerpts from classic Greek literature and an anecdotal, "storytelling" quality that makes you feel like you are witnessing the events unfold. An index in the back of the book contains information on the Greek alphabet and language, a list of discussion questions for each chapter, a timeline/date chart, and a list of sources for further reading. Index included. By H.D. Amos & A.G.P. Lang. 224 pgs, pb. ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 037632
    Retail: $16.99
    Rainbow Price: $13.95

    Scrapbooking, card making, timelines, vocabulary games, name tags, bookmarks, art class, Sunday school, day care – there are so many things you can use a handy paper cutter for! Scissors have their place, but when you need something straight and FAST you really do need one of these. It is not the guillotine-type of paper cutter, but a sliding blade. Fits up to 15" sheets, with a fold-out arm for measuring and keeping the paper squared up. The sliding blade is in a channel and will cut card stock or regular paper easily; one replacement blade is included. A special feature of this model is that you have to push down pretty firmly on the blade to come into contact with the paper. This is easy for an adult to do, but not for a child, making it safer to use around kids. The plastic frame is heavier duty than the ones I have from the craft store. Also, the button with the blade is on a track and does not fall off. I had to work to get it off and back on again – also a good safety feature! ~ Sara

  • Item #: 066108
    ISBN: 9780987873910
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $25.00

      Math is used in every aspect of life and there is no exception for horse lovers. This workbook shows students how to apply math concepts to working with horses daily. Intended as a supplement for 4th or 5th grade, this workbook is full of real-world story problems that will invite the horse lover in your life to also love math.

      This isn’t a systematic presentation of math concepts. Sections are arranged per the horse information, not the math. For example, the first chapter is titled A Day in the Life and is about telling time (timelines) and doing time problems. The student is asked to draw hands on clocks to show specific times and math problems that ask the student how long an event might take or how long it took to complete a task. There is no instruction on how to do the problem; it is assumed that the student will already know this. A Trip to the Tack Store is about money. Horse Science and Stable Management and Sports include addition, multiplication, and measurement. Horse Facts and Math Games and Things to Make and Do, give horse lovers an opportunity to apply what they have learned in the book – work through a math maze, crack the race code, learn some horse history, make your own hay net, make your own fly fringe, make horse cookies, and more. Pages with math problems to work provide work space and answers are found at the back of the book.

      Level 1 is the first in a three-book series that is in progress right now. The book is 175 pages, and spiral bound, for ease of use. For more math activities, students can join the Horse Lovers Math Club at horseloversmath.com. Combine the real-world of horses with math application that is sure to please the horse lover in your family. ~ Donna