This resource outlines History Unit play for Year Seven- includes heaps of links to relevant sites and includes detailed lesson plan for first lesson
The overview of the Inquiry:
The purpose of this inquiry is to investigate and understand the development of Ancient Egypt. The inquiry focus will be around gathering evidence of how Ancient Egypt emerged and was established (such as art, writing tools and pottery). Other focus areas that will be included are key features of the Egyptian society, including farming, religion and social classes. This inquiry provides opportunity for students to collaboratively and individually to investigate fundamental events and elements of Ancient Egypt. This unit enables students to direct their own learning to areas that interest them while making strong connections to the curriculum by guided questions. The unit is heavily embedded with a wide range of ICT based activities which allows the learning environment to be flexible and cater for all students .