Bible: Read stories of Joseph and Moses.
The Egyptian Cinderella retold by Shirley Climo - Vocabulary, Essay, and Tests
Tut's Mummy: Lost and Found! By Judy Donnelly - Vocabulary, Essay, and Tests
Majesty, Herself by
Catherine M. Andronik- Vocabulary, Essay, and Tests (divided into two weeks)
Golden Goblet by
Eloise Jarvis McGraw (Upper Elementary and Highschool) Essay
and Tests for
Highschooler write a narrative.
Mara, Daughter of the
Nile by Eloise
Jarvis McGraw (highschool) - Write a narrative
Miriam by Beatrice Gormley (Upper
Elementary and highschool) - Write a narrative
Growing Up in Ancient Greece by Rosalie David (elementary) - fill in culture graphic to go along with this book
Abeka History Texts
Konos History of the
The Timetables of
The Kingfisher History
The Egyptian News
Pyramids! By Avery Hart and Paul Mantell
Make It Work! Ancient
Pyramid by David Macaulay
Then and Now by Stefani Perring and Dominic
Perring, sections "Step Pyramid" and "
Stories from Old
Land of the Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrell
Abusir Tomb by Zahi Hawass, National
Geographic Nov 1998
Valley of the Mummies by Donovan Webster, October 1999
The Pyramid Builders by Virginia Morell, National
Geographic November 2001
Write an Egyptian
newspaper. Include various sections of the paper, using the Egyptian newspaper
in resources as an example. Two or three daily papers for this unit is expected with full details.
Biography on Hatshepsut
Biography on Cleopatra
Research paper on the
Rosetta Stone. Include picture.
Write summary sheet on
Write fictional story of
an Egyptian orphan who flees to a Hebrew family during the plagues and comes
with them during the Exodus.
Write paper on cosmetics
and beauty for women in Ancient Egypt. Include a coloring sheet from
Table of Contents for
this unit for portfolio
Research Graphics and
Character sheets on Joseph and Moses
Article Review on
National Geographic articles listed in Resources
Egyptian Princess Shape Book (elementary)
Shape Book (elementary)
Plagues Mini-book (elementary)
Copts, nomes, pharaohs, Lower Egypt, Upper Egypt, Nile Delta, hieroglyphics, Book of the Dead, necropolis, Rosetta Stone, pyramid, Great Pyramid of Cheops, mummification, Old Kingdom, Great Sphinx, Middle Kingdom, Hyksos, New Kingdom, Septuagint, Suez Canal, Camp David Accords, Six Day War, amulet, canopic jars, cartouche, cataracts, double crown, dynasty, embalm, Ka, mastaba, mummy, natron, obelisk, papyrus, scarab, shaduf, vizier
Pattern - Include
a summary statement about cartouches
- Take a picture of plaster of paris necklace and include with a summary
Hieroglyphics Chart - Include a copy in your portfolio with a summary
paper on the development of hieroglyphics.
Complete a sculpture appreciation analysis on Ramses II sculpture
page on the Great Sphinx with a summary statement.
Scrapbook page on the
Great Pyramids with a summary statement
Egyptian tomb drawing and
painting - Take picture and include summary statement
Egyptian clothing drawing
or paper dolls (caution - true to life and
unsuitable for some). Include a summary statement about the clothing of this
Review architecture in Then
Divider page for
instruments and use of music in Ancient Egypt. Write a summary. Include your
thoughts on what instruments were carried from
Create a timberal and
play as you recite Miriam's song of deliverance
Take pictures of your
timberal and include it with handwritten copy of Miriam's song for portfolio
Play out rhythm on a
tamborine or timberal. Long sound made by shimmering. Short
ones by quick taps. Play a song.
Pharaohs presented by the Discovery Channel
Menes, Mizraim, Herodutus, Tutankhamen, Khufu, Khafre, Menkaure, King Mentuhotep I, Hyksos invasion, Ahmose I, Thutmose III, Amenhotep II, Ramses II, Hatshepsut, Gamal Abdel Nasser, Anwar el-Sadat, Jean Francois Champollion, Cleopatra, Six-Day War, Camp David Accords, Ptolemy, Alexander the Great, Exodus (ca. 1435 BC), Joseph, Moses
Read History text on
Write out questions in
review and answer with complete sentences.
of Ancient Egypt,
including all land features and major towns.
List contributions of
Create a shadulf. Have
picture taken of your using the shadulf. Write a summary on the use of the
shadulf in Ancient Egypt.
Write manual for mummification. Include step by step guide with pictures to enrich.
Diagram a pyramid with
all of its false chambers. Include information summary about purpose of
pyramids and reason for design.
Play game of Sinet on Internet
on Ancient Egypt (elementary)
on Ancient Egypt (upper elementary and High School)
Organize Notebook section
Create Lap book