Egypt and the Red Sea Teacher Resources
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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 40 Views 37 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
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
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 16 Views 87 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
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
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 7 Views 50 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 6 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 26 Views 140 Downloads
The Great Age of Exploration (1400-1550)
Delve into the Age of Exploration with this activity-packed resource! Complete with a pre-test, discussion questions and quiz for a 30-minute video on the period, map activities, timeline of discoveries, vocabulary, etc. this is a goldmine for ideas and activities associated with exploration in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 460 Views 346 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Book of Exodus
High schoolers 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. High schoolers examine the 10 commandments and then write their own rules for morality.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 23 Downloads
Looking for Clues
Upper graders become "shipwreck detectives" by studying the debris field from a shipwreck in the Aegean Sea which took place in the 700s. A website is accessed that gives specific information about the debris field, and pairs of students fill out a worksheet embedded in the plan that categorizes the majority of debris found in quadrants that are delineated in the worksheet.
5th - 6th Science 21 Views 24 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 15 Views 53 Downloads