EGYPT: Snapshots of Egypt

EGYPT: Snapshots of Egypt
EGYPT: Snapshots of Egypt
EGYPT: Snapshots of Egypt
EGYPT: Snapshots of Egypt
EGYPT: Snapshots of Egypt
EGYPT: Snapshots of Egypt
EGYPT: Snapshots of Egypt
EGYPT: Snapshots of Egypt
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1 MB|14 pages
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  1. Enrich your study of Egypt—and save 20%— with the Discovering Egypt Bundle, which includes an introductory Snapshots book, two posters, and five cross-curricular activities. Book and Poster Resources Included:Snapshots of Egypt introduces the location, national flag, cultural symbols, and landmarks
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  2. 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
    Save $2.30
Product Description

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 phrases in the national language, a crossword puzzle comprehension review, and original illustrations suitable for coloring.

Vocabulary Words and Phrases:

adaptation, Africa, archeologist, Cairo, dromedary, Ful Medames, hieroglyphic, irrigation, lotus, Nile, pharaoh, pyramid, reptile, Sahara, tomb, Tutankhamun

Arabic Phrases: (includes phonetic pronunciations)

hello/marhaban, goodbye/ma’a salama, please/min fadlik, thank you/shukran, yes/na’am, no/la

Targeted Skills:

  • Promoting respect and appreciation for cultural differences
  • Identifying national and cultural symbols of ancient and modern Egypt
  • Introducing the Arabic language
  • Building content-area literacy in social studies
  • Critical thinking skills of comparing and contrasting
  • Reading fluency and comprehension

Sample Pages: Please see the preview for sample pages from the book.

Technical Info: The book is in PDF format, illustrated with original, high-resolution images.


Bundle and Save: The Snapshots book is also included in two bundles:

Related Resources:

EGYPT: Discovering Egypt Activity Pack

Arabic: Learn to Count in Arabic

Arabic: Our Colorful World in Arabic

GHANA: Snapshots of Ghana

KENYA: Snapshots of Kenya

SOUTH AFRICA: Snapshots of South Africa

Teaching with TOOBS: Ancient Egypt

Countries Currently Available in the Snapshots series:

Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Ghana, India, Ireland (FREE), Israel, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Peru, Russia, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States


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