The Greenleaf Guide to Ancient Egypt (Greenleaf Guides)
The Greenleaf Guide to Ancient Egypt - Greenleaf Guides Author:Cynthia Shearer Ever wonder how Biblical history and Ancient Egypt fit together? Why was God so angry with Pharaoh, anyway? These were questions we asked when we began our study of Ancient Egypt. We wanted to start our study of western history by beginning at the beginning. After reading through the Old Testament (which is history, after all) we study ancient E... more »gypt. This study guide presents ten lesson plans using the six books listed below. Included are possible vocabulary lists and discussion questions that can be drawn from the reading. Also includes directions for playing a checkers like game found in Tuts tomb, directions for building a model shaduf (irrigate like the Egyptians!), as well as suggestions for how to adapt your study to fit grades 2-7. Average duration is about 15 weeks.« less
This is an excellent book-it is from a Christian perspective. There is information regarding the plagues on Egypt to show that each plague was in response to the deity that the Egyptian's believed in and that G-d was more powerful, for example the plague of darkness was against the sun-god Ra. Many areas are covered in the book geography, people, as well as discussion topics, other books on related subjects and so much more!