EGYPT: Exploring the Culture of Egypt Bundle

EGYPT: Exploring the Culture of Egypt Bundle
EGYPT: Exploring the Culture of Egypt Bundle
EGYPT: Exploring the Culture of Egypt Bundle
EGYPT: Exploring the Culture of Egypt Bundle
EGYPT: Exploring the Culture of Egypt Bundle
EGYPT: Exploring the Culture of Egypt Bundle
EGYPT: Exploring the Culture of Egypt Bundle
EGYPT: Exploring the Culture of Egypt Bundle
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  1. If you’re looking for a resource that provides an overview of the country of Egypt, then Snapshots of Egypt is just the right size. Like all books in the Snapshots of the World series, it includes a world map showing the country’s location, the national flag, cultural symbols and landmarks, common p
  2. Build content-area literacy as you explore the ancient and modern cultures of Egypt with the five engaging activities and two colorful photo posters in the Discovering Egypt Activity Pack. Poster Resources Included: (11 x 17 inches) Symbols of Egypt Poster uses colorful photos to highlight six iconi
  3. Beginning language studies not only enrich multicultural learning, but also have a positive impact on reading fluency and comprehension. Learn to Count in Arabic uses ancient and modern cultural symbols to introduce the native language of Egypt. Each book in the Learn to Count language series includ
  4. Beginning language studies not only enrich multicultural learning, but also have a positive impact on reading fluency and comprehension. Our Colorful World in Arabic is the perfect way to introduce the language of Arabic. which is spoken by more than 400 million people worldwide. Each book in the Ou
Bundle Description

Exploring the Culture of Egypt contains more than enough resources for an in-depth look at the home of of one of the world’s oldest civilizations—from ancient and modern symbols to native language and geography—all at a savings of 25%.

Book and Poster Resources Included:

  • Snapshots of Egypt introduces the location, national flag, cultural symbols, and landmarks of Egypt, along with common Arabic phrases.
  • Symbols of Egypt Poster uses colorful photos to highlight six iconic symbols.
  • Hieroglyphics illustrates the ancient Egyptian alphabet symbols.

Cross-Curricular Activities Included:

  • Ancient Civilizations focuses on using a bar graph to create a timeline of the Chinese, Egyptian, Roman, and Mayan civilizations.
  • Ancient Inventions engages students with clues to identify inventions of four ancient civilizations: Chinese, Egyptian, Roman, and Mayan.
  • Decoding Hieroglyphics highlights the symbols of the ancient Egyptian alphabet.
  • The Greatest Pharaoh uses a hieroglyphic code to tell the story of Ramses II.
  • Mapping Egypt features the geography of modern-day Egypt.

Language Resources:

  • Learn to Count in Arabic includes phonetic pronunciations, traceable words, and fun facts about the national and cultural symbols of Egypt.
  • Our Colorful World in Arabic highlights color words and includes a color chart with pronunciations.
  • The Teacher’s Language Guide provides teachers with an overview of the Arabic language, including commonly-used phrases.

Vocabulary Words and Phrases:

archaeologist, adaptation, Africa, archeologist, blossom, Cairo, civilization, date, dromedary, fava bean, Ful Medames, hieroglyphic, irrigation, lotus, mythological, Nile, nocturnal, pharaoh, pyramid, reptile, Sahara, tomb, Tutankhamun

Arabic Words and Phrases: (includes phonetic pronunciations)

hello/marhaban, goodbye/ma’a salama, please/min fadlik, thank you/shukran, yes/na’am, no/la, plus color names and number words

Targeted Skills:

  • Promoting respect and appreciation for cultural differences
  • Identifying ancient and modern cultural symbols of Egypt
  • Identifying hieroglyphic symbols
  • Identifying color names in Arabic
  • Counting from 1-10 in Arabic
  • Writing Arabic numerals from 1-10
  • Using a bar graph and timeline
  • Using a map to identify geographic features
  • Critical thinking skills of comparing, contrasting, and analysis
  • Building content-area literacy in social studies
  • Reading fluency and comprehension
  • Handwriting

Sample Pages: Please see the preview for sample pages from the books and activities. To view additional preview images, clickn the thumbnails listed above.

Technical Info: The files are in PDF format, combined into a single zip file, and illustrated with original, high-resolution images and/or photographs.

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SOUTH AFRICA: Discovering South Africa Bundle

Countries (and Languages) Currently Available in the Exploring Our World series:

Brazil (Portuguese), China (Chinese), Egypt (Arabic), France (French), Ghana (Twi), India (Hindi), Israel (Hebrew), Italy (Italian), Japan (Japanese), Kenya (Swahili), Mexico (Spanish), Russia (Russian)

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