Egypt and the Red Sea Teacher Resources
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Sixth graders complete a variety of activities surrounding the study of Egypt. They create a PowerPoint presentation on how the pyramids were built and cartouches with hieroglyphics out of plaster of Paris. They put on an Egyptian Festival for lower grades.
6th Social Studies & History 13 Views 84 Downloads
The country of Egypt is more than just big pyramids and ancient pharaohs. After reading a brief overview of this African nation, young learners will demonstrate their understanding of the text by identifying the main idea and supporting details.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 29 Views 29 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Do Some Research - The Red Sea
In this geography research worksheet, students use the library or Internet to locate the name of and information about the sea that lies between Saudi Arabia and Egypt. They write the answer on the blue line, write a short essay about the topic, and draw a picture to accompany the answer.
5th - 7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
New Review Six Day War
Learn about the diverse perspectives involved in the Six Day War by having learners examine and annotate presidential speeches given by the three nations—Egypt, Israel, and the United States—at the heart of the conflict and producing visual representations of their readings.
9th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
Eyeing Ancient Egypt
Students examine the culture of Ancient Egypt. In groups, they focus on a topic of interest to them and create a HyperStudio presentation. Using a CD-ROM, they locate Egypt and the Nile River on a map and rotate between centers around the room.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 35 Downloads
Ancient Egypt: Connecting Literature and Geography
Students brainstorm prior knowledge of Ancient Egypt, locate Egypt on map of Africa and on world map, watch King Tut film, discuss term biography, and map geographical information mentioned in stories and documentaries about Ancient Egypt.
1st - 3rd Social Studies & History 4 Views 49 Downloads
The Prince of Egypt-Brothers in Egypt Activity Worksheets
In these activity worksheet for The Prince of Egypt, students complete a combination of true/false, sequencing, short answer and matching questions for chapters 10-12. Two activity pages are followed by an assessment page.
4th - 6th Language Arts 5 Views 48 Downloads
"Egypt, Gift of Nile"
Sixth graders are introduced to the basics of ancient Egypt focusing on the Nile River and the necessity of the river. The students work in small groups and become "experts" on the given topic and then present the information that was discussed and learned.
6th Social Studies & History 18 Views 135 Downloads
Mesopotamian Tablet, Egyptian Art
First graders examine cuneiform writing from a stone tablet, then write a simple sentence using pictographs. They analyze various examples of Egyptian art, construct a model of an Egyptian boat, and create a class painting using glyphs from each student.
1st Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Social Studies: The Book of Exodus
Intended for a Christian audience, bible study, or home-school setting, this lesson has learners analyzing the significance of the ten commandments in today's world. They consider the commandments themselves, discuss their historical and societal impact, then create a list of commandments that should govern todays society.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Book of Exodus
Students explore the Book of Exodus. In this religious studies lesson, students watch the video "The Book of Exodus," and discuss the story of Moses and the Hebrews. Students examine the 10 commandments and then write their own rules for morality.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 23 Downloads
The Interconnectedness of Ancient Peoples Map Study
Seventh graders begin this lesson by viewing various maps of the Ancient World. As a class, they take notes on the changes of different areas in Europe and Asia as their teacher lectures to them. They answer questions about the geography and trade of each area to end the lesson.
7th Social Studies & History 10 Views 52 Downloads
Mansa Musa's Pilgrimage
Seventh graders are challenged to create a picture book of the pilgrimage of West African ruler Mansa Musa. It integrates social studies skills and methods with geography as students imagine they are traveling across Africa into Asia with Mansa Musa.
7th Social Studies & History 4 Views 28 Downloads