We Were There


"We Were There" Vintage Books & Units

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Each book has an accompanying unit study from our site, as well as a unit study from another homeschool blogger.  We used all different bloggers so that you would have lots of great options from which to choose!  

Units that are in black (not linked) have not been completed.  Page will be updated as they are finished.

* = Not originally part of the series; slated for updating in early 2019

Title
Date
Unit Study
We Were There on the Oregon Trail1955Traveling the Oregon Trail
DIY Homeschooler Unit

We Were There at the Battle of Gettysburg1955Battle of Gettysburg
Tina's Dynamic Homeschool Unit

We Were There at the Boston Tea Party1956Dirty Water (Standells)*
The Homeschool Mom unit

We Were There with Byrd at the South Pole1956Antarctica / South Pole
National Geographic - Antarctica

We Were There at the Normandy Invasion1956It's Magic (Doris Day)*
Homeschooling-Ideas unit
World War 2 Fun Studies

We Were There in the Klondike Gold Rush1956Klondike Rush of 1897
National Parks System info

We Were There with the Mayflower Pilgrims1955Pilgrim Experience
Homegrown Learners unit

We Were There with the Pony Express1956Renegades, Rebels and Rogues (Tracey Lawrence)*
Amy Payson unit

We Were There with the California Forty-Niners1960California Gold Rush
Easy Fun School unit

We Were There with Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys1956Ethan Allen & Benedict Arnold
More Than a Homeschool Mom unit

We Were There with Jean Lafitte at New Orleans1957Battle of New Orleans (Johnny Horton)*
Ben & Me unit

We Were There at the Oklahoma Land Run1957Oklahoma! (Rodgers & Hammerstein)*
OK History activities

We Were There at the Battle for Bataan1957Battle for Bataan
Philipines Unit Pinterest board

We Were There on the Chisholm Trail1957Chisholm Trail

Ag in the Classroom lesson

We Were There at Pearl Harbor1957Harbor Lights (Sammy Kaye)*
Scholastic unit

We Were There with Richard the Lionhearted in the Crusades1957Richard the Lionhearted
Homeschool Den unit

We Were There when Washington Won at Yorktown1958No More Kings (Schoolhouse Rock)*
Mount Vernon unit

We Were There at the Battle of the Alamo1958Battle of the Alamo
Half a Hundred Acre Wood unit

We Were There at the Opening of the Erie Canal1958Engineering a Canal
Mama's Learning Corner unit

We Were There at the Battle of Lexington and Concord1958Revolution (Beatles)*
Mr. Donn unit

We Were There with Florence Nightingale in the Crimea1958Florence Nightingale
Twinkl resources

We Were There with Lewis and Clark1959St. Louis Blues (Chuck Berry)*
PBS Classroom Resources

We Were There when Grant Met Lee at Appomattox1960Civil War (Guns & Roses)*
Tina's Dynamic Homeschool Unit

We Were There at the Battle of Britain1959Post War Dream (Pink Floyd)*
Layers of Learning unit

We Were There with Cortes and Montezuma1959Montezuma & the Aztecs
NSMS unit

We Were There with the California Rancheros1960Californios & Mexican Rule
Anne Isaacs info

We Were There with Caesar's Legions1960Caesar's Legions
Study.com unit

We Were There at the First Airplane Flight1960How It Feels to Fly (Alicia Keys)*
Confessions of a Homeschooler unit

We Were There on the Santa Fe Trail1960Santa Fe Trail
Our Journey Westward unit

We Were There with Charles Darwin on H.M.S. Beagle1960Better than Before (Rainbirds)
Build Your Library

We Were There at the Driving of the Golden Spike1960All Night Train (Allman Brothers)*
EdSitement unit

We Were There at the Opening of the Atomic Era1959Opening of the Atomic Era
Atomic Heritage resources

We Were There with the Lafayette Escadrille1961Lafayette Escadrille & WWI
Homeschool Lessons unit

We Were There at the Battle of the Bulge1961Wizards in Winter (Trans-Siberian Orchestra)
Kids Konnect unit

We Were There on the Nautilus1961Submarine / Nuclear Energy 
USS Nautilus unit

We Were There with Lincoln in the White House1963Lincoln's Legacy
Time4Learning unit