Ancient Egypt Gods & Mythology Reading Comprehension - MIDDLE SCHOOL APPROPRIATE

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  1. Engage your social studies students with this high interest Ancient Egypt Religion and Mythology BUNDLE. A terrific variety of Reading Comprehension, Primary Source Analysis, and FUN Activities guide student discovery of ancient Egyptian religious beliefs and practices. Files are provided in PDF an
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Are you tired of risking student exposure to the adult themes that permeate ancient mythology? Why not share the dramatic stories - but with middle school appropriate text and graphics! No need to risk middle school students uncovering inappropriate information through online research.

Feel safe as your students uncover the dramatic story of conflict between Osiris and Seth. Excite as they discover the role of each god at the Weighing of the Heart Ceremony. Enjoy the FUN of Egyptian Mythology without the stress of mature themes.

All files are provided in PDF and PPT formats. PPT files can be converted to Google Slides and uploaded to your Google Classroom share site with restricted student-only password-protected access.

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  • 21 Individual Full-Color Ancient Egyptian Deity Cards describe the role of each deity in ancient Egyptian culture and their major symbols. Stories of drama and conflict weave through each passage. Middle school appropriate text and graphics! Formatted for PRINTING two to an 8.5 x 11 page. Perfect for individual or station work. Laminate and use year after year.

  • 21 Individual Full-Color Ancient Egyptian God Cards formatted for full-page DIGITAL UPLOAD to your classroom share site with restricted student-only, password-protected access. Can also be printed for Classroom Decoration or Gallery Walking!

  • 24-Page PRINT Comprehension Booklet in which students record comprehension details about each deity or symbol. Provided in FUN Booklet and Full-page formats for printing on 8.5 x 11 paper. Printing and assembly Instructions Included. Full answer keys provided.

  • 24-Slide DIGITAL Comprehension Booklet for DIGITAL UPLOAD to and completion on your classroom share site with restricted student-only, password-protected access.

Everything you need is included. No additional materials required.

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ENGAGE with these major Egyptian gods, goddesses, and symbols:

  • Ptah
  • Ra
  • Amun
  • Geb and Nut
  • Osiris
  • Isis
  • Seth
  • Nephthys
  • Horus
  • Anubis
  • Sobek
  • Hapi
  • Khnum
  • Ma'at
  • Thoth
  • Ammit
  • Bastet
  • Apis Bull
  • Ankh
  • Was Scepter
  • Djed Column
  • Flail and Crook
  • Eye of Horus
  • Scarab

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Teaching Duration
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Determine a central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments.
Analyze in detail how a key individual, event, or idea is introduced, illustrated, and elaborated in a text (e.g., through examples or anecdotes).
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings.
Analyze how a particular sentence, paragraph, chapter, or section fits into the overall structure of a text and contributes to the development of the ideas.


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