Learning Through History
HomeShoping cart
   
 About
 
Latest Issue
Back Issues
 Newsletter
 History Shop
 Company Info
 Customer Service

Two Free E-Books for New Subscribers!

For a limited time, new subscribers to Learning Through History magazine will receive two free e-books in PDF format, A Tale of Ancient Egypt by Herodotus and Japanese Fairy Tales.
Subscribe now
ANCIENT EGYPT UNIT STUDY
 

Ancient Egypt

Looking for a great unit study

on Ancient Egypt for kids ages

6-13? This issue of Learning

Through History magazine

is the perfect resource!

64 pages of material including:

  • A map of Ancient Egypt
  • 16 articles with discussion questions
  • Egyptian recipes
  • 2 arts & crafts projects
  • 2 complete historical literature study guides
  • Timeline exercise
  • Hieroglyphic alphabet
  • Book and video lists for each article
  • Web links for each article

See the complete table of contents below.

Only $6.00 plus shipping via web or $7.00 plus shipping via phone.

     

 
Features Page
   
MAP OF ANCIENT EGYPT
See Egypt as it was in ancient times
3
   
HOW CHILDREN LIVE … IN EGYPT
by Teri Brown
Meet Nefretkiya, an eleven-year-old girl living
in ancient Egypt, and hear her talk about what
her days are like
4
   
A GUIDED TOUR THROUGH THE CITY OF THEBES
by Judith Mitchell
Tour the city of Thebes and see temples, homes,
the marketplace, tombs, and the royal palace
6
   
SURVIVAL! IN ANCIENT EGYPT
by Laurie Whitman
Play the game of Survival! And find out how much you really know about life in Egypt
9
   
PLAN AN EGYPTIAN FEAST
by Arlette Braman and Sandra McGarrity
Choose a feast and invite family and friends to
share a meal - Egyptian style
11
   
INTERVIEW WITH A PHAROAH
by Judy Bierman
Listen to Tuthmosis III discuss his leadership style and his famous stepmother Hatshepshut
13
   
WRITE LIKE AN EGYPTIAN
by Annemarie Shrouder
Think hieroglyphics was the only style of Egyptian writing? Learn about two other forms and the scribes who used them
15
   
UNLOCKING THE SECRET
by Anne Johnson
Meet the man who decoded the mystery of the Rosetta Stone
18
   
THE HIEROGLYPHIC ALPHABET
See how our alphabet looks in hieroglyphs
20
   
HOW DID THEY BUILD THE PYRAMIDS?
by Karen Bernardo
Learn about different pyramid designs and the
techniques used for building them
22
   
NEEDLES IN THE SKY
by Teri Brown
Besides pyramids, obelisks are one of the lasting forms of Egyptian architecture. Discover why they were built and how they ended up all over the world
25
   
TIMELINE EXERCISE
Construct your own timeline of events in ancient
Egypt
27
   
THE FELLAHIN AND THE KEMET
by Faith Byrnie
The Nile River has always played an important role in Egyptian life. Read about its impact on farmers - both in ancient times and today
28
   
THE MAKING OF A MUMMY
by Maia Crowell
Everyone has heard of mummies - now find out how Egyptians perfected the mummification process
32
   
MODERN MUMMY MYTHS
by Nicholas Dollak
There are many scary stories about the ancient
Egyptians, but most are not true. We uncover the truth behind four popular myths
35
   
THE MAN BEHIND THE MOVIES
by Kit Tunstall
The villain in the recent Mummy movies wasn't a
villain at all! Meet the real Imhotep …
37
   
FROM MEMPHIS TO MEMPHIS
by Christina Pepple
From Egypt to the United States - see how a lost statue of Ramses the Great was found and later made its way to Memphis, Tennessee
39
   
ONE GOD FOR AKHENATEN
by Susan Buckner
Read about the pharaoh who first introduced
monotheism to Egyptians and was declared a
heretic for his beliefs
41
   
THE SPLENDOR OF ANCIENT ALEXANDRIA
by Melinda Rothouse
Explore the history of the port city founded by
Alexander the Great
44
   
PHAROS - THE WORLD'S FIRST LIGHTHOUSE
by Shari Parsons Miller
Discover the story behind one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World and learn more about the other six wonders
47
   
FOUND! FROM THE CLEOPATRA FILES
by Melinda Rothouse and Terry Newman
Gain insights into Cleopatra's life by reading
excerpts from her diary. Also, see a copy of her
resume, written right before her death.
51
   


ARTS & CRAFTS Page
   
MAKE AN EGYPTIAN SCROLL
by Deborah Bouziden
21
   
EYE OF HORUS PIN
by Kimberly Smith
31
   

LITERATURE STUDY GUIDES Page
   
TEMPLE CAT (Ages 4-8)
by Julie Howerzyl
55
   
MARA, DAUGHTER OF THE NILE (Ages 9+)
by JoJo Magno
58
   

PRESCHOOL Page
   
PRE-SCHOOL UNIT
by Melanie Hallock
Map study, narration activities, songs and
fingerplays
61
   
 



 Username
 Password
What is this?
Forgot Password?
 
 
 
 
 
VisamastercardAmerican Express

+ Customer policies
Learning Through History magazine is published by Classic Education, Inc


Copyright © 2003-2012 Classic Education, Inc. All Rights Reserved