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Hawaii & Queen Kaahumany Unit Study



Hawaii & Queen Kaahumany Unit Study



This is a breakdown of what we are doing with this unit.

My children are 7 years old and 10 years old.


I was a Dorling Kindersley Distributor and use many

DK books and DK CD-ROMs with our homeschooling!


Pick as many activities as you want.

Do them all or only a few of them!

If need be, adjust each activities to the level of your child.


This unit was created by Lara and may be

used for non-commercial purpose!


Have fun!


Note: If you do not have any of the books mentioned...

Use what you have on hand or go to the library.





Hawaii & Queen Kaahumany Unit Study






Do daily chores. We read the Bible.

The children do their memory verses for the quizzing team.

Together we read our devotional.

Children use concordance and look up words

that are used in this unit.


Find some verses with those words and narrate/explain the verses.

At times, compare the verses or stories of these kings and queens.

Have open-ended discussions.





"Jasmine's Parlour Day" book.

Story about a little girl on the island of Trinidad.

Use books of choice and biographies about Hawaiian people.





Read books of choice or books that pertain to this unit study.

Online articles and biographies may be used.





"Simply Grammar" book.

"Jumpstart CD-ROM" activities.

Poetry: What is an haiku?

Geography write-up activity.



Copy Work:


Copy and create an haiku. May be about any subject.





Cuisenaire Rods - Miquon - Alpha Omega

"Jumpstart CD-ROM"





"DK History of the World"

"Scholastic Encyclopedia of the United States at War"

Do some research about all the kings named "Kamehameha."

Do they have anything in common with one another?

What else have you found out about them?





"DK Geography of the World"

"DK My First Atlas"

"DK Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia"

Do a write-up about Hawaii using the information

you have found from several resources.





"DK Nature" Encyclopedia.

"DK Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia"

Fish: Mahi-Mahi - Do some research.

Flower: Gardenia - Do some research.



Social Studies:


"DK My First French Word Book"

Also, use French tape.





Do outdoor exercises or use the Eclipse.





 Hawaii & Queen Kaahumany Unit Study



`Iolani Palace

What is a Mango?

Leis of Hawaii

Tropical fruits

Gardenia flower

Comptons'Queen Kaahumanu

Britannica's Queen Kaahumanu

A Stolen Star

King KamehamehaIII

Kaahumanu Center

More about Kaahumanu

Your Hawaiian name

Royal Family

King Kamehameha I

King Kamehameha IV

Hawaiian word of the week

Words and phrases

Recipes of Hawaii

Hawaii Explorer

Hawaiian Native Plants

For Hawaiian backgrounds




Unit written by Lara using the Internet

 and other personal resources.


April 2000




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