If I Lived during the time of the Tower of Babel.

(In story form) It has been about 100 years since the flood. Nimrod, son of Cush, had decided to build the tower of Babel in a rebellion against God. After building the tower very high, God came down and decided to confuse the languages. Everyone was very confused because their friends (whom they were just … Continue reading If I Lived during the time of the Tower of Babel.

The impact on history of some inventions

Spectacles The invention of spectacles made a big impact in people's lives, especially scholars and teachers and people that needed to read for their jobs, because spectacles made it so that people could see better. Scholars could keep working even if they were old and had bad vision. That made it possible for people to … Continue reading The impact on history of some inventions

The Impact of Some Inventions in History

Lesson 65 Buttons Before buttons were invented people did their clothes up with broaches. They never fit quite right. The button made it possible for people's clothes to fit tighter so they could be warm and also it made it so you could tell someone's class. When the button was first invented they were very … Continue reading The Impact of Some Inventions in History

How glass changed when the Roman Empire collapsed

Lesson 45 The Romans made beautiful glass that was clear and thin glass before the Roman Empire collapsed. When it collapsed the water in the astrolabes dried up and people had to move away and find nice clean water. Since they had to survive they had no time to make glass and improve their skills. … Continue reading How glass changed when the Roman Empire collapsed