Welcome Egyptian Inventions?! For the win!

Introduction: Hello scholars! Today you are going to watch some videos and pictures to become an expert on the topic of Egyptian inventions: ) We have been learning about Ancient Egypt. Ancient Egypt is an early empire that has one of the longest history in the world. It has left behind many contributions to the modern world as well as many mysteries for the rest of the world to solve. The adventure starts here! Buckle up, Class!

Task

Task : Write down 3 fascinating facts you have learned about the Egypt that you did not know before.

Process

1. Click the button below to watch a video on Egypt to refresh your memory.

2. Watch the following video on how an Egyptian Pharaoh make Papyrus into paper!

3. Scroll down to see pictures shadow clock.

4. For fun! Have you wondered how did the ancient Egyptians make pyramid? It surely took people a long time to figure out. Watch the following video to find out.

Evaluation

Write down 3 fascinating facts you have learned about the Egypt that you did not know before. Make sure you have three and all your facts are from the videos & pictures.

Checklist:

___ 3 facts (10 points)

___ relevant to the given material (10 points)

Conclusion

Great job scholars! Don't forget to share what you have learned with your parents and friends!

Teacher's Page

Grade Level: 3-5 Curriculum: Social Studies

Standards: Virginia Standard of Learning: 3.2 The student will explain how the contributions of ancient China and Egypt have influenced the present world in terms of inventions. National Standard of Learning: http://www.socialstudies.org/sites/default/files/NCSSTeacherStandardsVol1-rev2004.pdf Common Core State Standard: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.3.3 Describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.

Credits:

Created with images by Sabatka - "sinai desert egypt" • NadineDoerle - "egypt temple hieroglyphs" • NadineDoerle - "sphinx egypt hieroglyphs"

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