Dates to Use/Spacing Increments Per Page




For the wall: 

Time Period

Date Increments

Space Needed

Creation allow a total of 20 inches Creation through 3500BC

Ancient History

allow 3-6 inches of space per 100 years

This will be over 10 feet of timeline if you cover as much as 3500BC – 400AD

Medieval History

allow 10 – 12 inches of space per 100 years

This will result in 10 -12 ft. of timeline if you cover as much as 400AD – 1600AD

Renaissance or New World History

allow 12 inches of space per 25 years

This will result in 10 feet of timeline if you cover as much as 1600 – 1850

Modern History

allow at least 8 inches of space per decade

This will result in 10 feet of timeline is you cover as much time as 1850 – 2000


For a book: 

Time Period

Date Increments

Space Needed

Creation

allow one page for Seven Days of Creation, Adam & Eve, Dinosaurs/animals, Fall of man, Flood, Tower of Babel, other bible events, people and Scripture Creation through 3500BC

Ancient History

allow a page for every 100 – 200 year span

With 100 years per page, your book will number at least 39 pages if you cover 3500BC – 400AD

Medieval History

allow a page for every 50 – 100 years

50 years per page will result in 24 pages if you cover as much as 400AD – 1600AD

Renaissance or New World History

allow a page for every 10 – 25 years

25 years per page will result in 10 pages and 10 years per page will result in 25 pages if you cover as much as 1600 – 1850

Modern History

allow a page for every 5 – 10 years

10 years per page will result in 15 pages and 5 years per page will result in 30 pages if you cover as much as 1850 – 2000

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