Mysteries of Egypt
Students explore the history of ancient Egypt. In this world history lesson plan, students watch the movie "Mysteries of Egypt," and locate various landmarks of Egypt on a map. Students research Egyptian artifacts for a museum exhibit.
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Place in a Box: Mystery Tour of the Nile
Fifth graders participate in a mystery instructional activity that requires them to gather clues and identify the Nile River delta. In this geographical features instructional activity, 5th graders examine images and maps of the Nile as...
5th Social Studies & History
Ancient Egypt Information Pyramid
Students work in cooperative groups of three or four to define Egyptian terms and use those terms on pre-cut triangles to create pyramids on oak tag for display. This lesson was originally developed as a follow-up activity for a unit on...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
Engineering an Empire - Egypt - Part 7/10
Part seven continues the story of Hatshepsut and the engineering marvels associated with her reign. In addition to her one-of-a-kind mortuary temple, her fascination with obelisks leads the film makers to investigate the mystery of how...
9 mins 6th - 12th Social Studies & History