This activity set includes both a two and three page option close reading with interesting visuals and key concepts for social science clearly stated. The Egypt informational text has wide margins for annotation. It comes with an annotation guide.Key Common Core vocabulary for social sciences are bold throughout. The reading details the rise of Egypt including: geography along the Nile river, the leadership of Ramses the Great and Hatshepsut, trade, pirates, religious beliefs and gods, Ancient Egyptian achievements and social classes.
For an extra homework, or further processing students complete a reading analysis Common Core worksheet. It includes an answer key! A great graphic organizer that has students record big ideas for social science is also included as an alternative option!
Tony Pavlovich, Instructomania