Publishing Organization

Cricket Media, formerly Cobblestone Publishing Company

Description/Annotation

Upper elementary and middle school history magazine called formerly (back issues still are): Calliope: Exploring World History, with issues on “Islam,” “Ibn Battuta,” “Al-Ma’mun,” “The World of the Ottoman Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent,” “The Crusades,” “The Qur’an,” and “Arabic Lights” on Arab cultural influences, and “A World of Faiths” (on all the major world religions). Other titles are also of interest. Calliope is now Dig Into History.

Type of Resource

Video, Lesson plan, Teacher’s guide

Topic Category
  • Bibliography
  • Children and youth literature
  • World history
  • World religions
  • Islamic history and civilization
Grade Level
  • Elementary
  • Middle School