As you probably know, studies have shown that drawing in front of students while explaining new information is extremely helpful to their understanding and remembering of material. This activity is a great way to introduce your students to key elements Egypt's geography and how it impacted ancient Egypt. Once you have drawn the pictorial in front the students and explained all of the information, the students will copy and color their own to keep and study.
TOPICS INCLUDED IN THE LESSON
Benefits of Egypt's location on the Mediterranean
Lake Victoria (source of the Nile)
Benefits of living by a river
Black Land (fertile farmland)
Uses of papyrus in ancient Egypt
Red Land (deserts)
Ra's daily descent into the Underworld
Red crown, white crown, double crown
Animals in Egypt
The PDF includes the Egypt Geography Pictorial and 4 pages of step-by-step instructions on how to do draw the pictorial and what to say as you teach your students about Egypt's geography. By the time the lesson is finished your students will have a clear visual understanding of the concepts.
**Once you've purchased the Egypt Geography Pictorial Lesson, CLICK HERE
to download the FREE pictures that go with the lesson.**
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Nile River Satellite
Nile Delta Satellite
If you are a fan of this lesson, I also have a Sumer Pictorial Lesson
and FREE PHOTOS
that go with it.
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