Included in This Unit:
Recommended Novel to Accompany Unit: THE EGYPT GAME by Snyder, Zilpha Keatley (Lexile 1010)
1.) KWL Chart
2.) Hands on activity to actively engage learners in a STEM based activity. (Think Like an Architect)! 3.) Write a “how-to” paper with regard to activity above. Focus: Transitional Language and Proper Paragraph Usage
4.) Reading for comprehension. Read about Egyptians and the pyramids. Use text coding skills as you read (included).
5.) Listed: Links and Names of Several FREE resources to be tied in with this unit.
6.) Mini Research Task - Expository Essay - Answer the question “How did Ancient Egyptians influence modern day life.
Please Note: This unit is designed to compliment Social Studies standards and to assist in creating a thematic unit. However, this is an English and Language Arts unit. The focus will remain ELA Common Core standards. !