The Science of Ancient Egypt: The Nile River

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The Science of Ancient Egypt: The Nile River
The Science of Ancient Egypt: The Nile River
The Science of Ancient Egypt: The Nile River
The Science of Ancient Egypt: The Nile River
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This is a free sample from the first chapter of The Science of Ancient Egypt. The first chapter covers the Nile river and the unique environment that cultured one of the world's great civilizations. The book is presented in an integrated approach to give students a greater perspective of the Egyptian culture.

Topics in this first Unit include:
- Freshwater ecosystems around the Nile River and its delta
- Desert ecology
- Predicting the flooding of the Nile River using Astronomy and the appearance of the star, Sirius
- Grains, flour, bread, and Egyptian ovens
- Vinegar: Fruits and vegetables
- Papyrus and paper making
- Environmental impact of the Aswan Dam

Here is the full Chapter
The Nile River (full chapter + worksheet packet)

As with all chapters in this informative series, this one is highly illustrated and blends photographs and modern images with actual images from Ancient Egypt itself. Many of the latter are actual Egyptian paintings that have been found in tombs.

- Includes glossary that lists important vocabulary words for easy reference
- highlighted vocabulary words in text
- General reading range for grades 4-6
- A separate puzzle and worksheet packet available
- Contains a graphic organizer chart for study and review

Other Chapters in this Series
Chapter One The Nile River
Chapter Two Kilns and Metals
Chapter Three Astronomy
Chapter Four The Animals of Egypt
Chapter Five Tools of Ancient Egypt
Chapter Six The Pyramids
Chapter Seven The Mummy

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