What better way to teach history than by bandes dessin;eacute;es/em? This simple, colorful graphic novel will captivate students as it depicts the stories of the earliest settlers in the land we now call France. From 2,000,000 BC to 3500 BC, watch the first French inhabitants master fire, develop tools and art, and turn from nomadic hunters to farmers and herders in primitive villages. Then jump ahead to 800 BC through 50 BC, when inventive farmers, skilled craftsmen and active merchants highlight a rich country ;hellip; until Greek colonists and Roman armies take over and change the land forever! Level 2br /Unique Words: extensivebr /Tense(s): multiplebr /Glossary: noCopyright 2012. French. Level 2. Middle school, high school. 6 x 9 inches. Softcover, 47 pages.