I am sharing today a list of My Favorite History Books for Boys! So if you are like me, who is homeschooling a major history buff who devours books, this list is perfect!
He is my sensitive, warmonger if that even makes sense. He does not want to read books about murder, killing, or crime but he will speak endlessly about any war, battle, or ruler that he’s read about.
Below are my son’s favorite history books, I credit them with creating and nurturing his love of history. We have never used a history textbook, and I don’t want to either but as we get into the older grades, it becomes more difficult.
Make certain to check out my Our Ancient History Reading List and a Lego Pyramid blog post. Your history lover will surely like these books, too!
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Choosing the Best History Books for Kids
History can be a bore, particularly when presented in the typical textbook format. But history doesn’t have to be dull and boring; it can actually be quite interesting and engaging—especially when you find the right book.
If you’re looking for history books for boys, you’ve come to the right place. The list below will introduce you to some of my favorite history books that I use with my homeschooled sons.
Recommended Homeschooling Books for Moms
If you need some ideas and encouragement about homeschooling, you have to get these homeschooling books! Discover why you should continue this journey and find out ways to strengthen the bond between you and your children.
Homeschool Planning Guide for the Unorganized Mom: An easy-to-follow plan for successful homeschooling when you don’t even know where to startThe Brave Learner: Finding Everyday Magic in Homeschool, Learning, and LifeThe Read-Aloud Family: Making Meaningful and Lasting Connections with Your KidsThe Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at HomeA Charlotte Mason Companion: Personal Reflections on the Gentle Art of LearningThe Call of the Wild and Free: Reclaiming Wonder in Your Child’s Education
Recommended Homeschool Planning Must-haves
Every child learns differently, so take some time to explore different options until you find one that works best for your child’s learning style and interests.
Once you have found the perfect book(s), get ready to embark on a journey into fascinating history! With these resources at your disposal, it won’t be long before your son is discovering all sorts of amazing things about our past—and enjoying every minute!
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