K-2 World History: Volume 2 - Ancient Egypt and the Indus Valley

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K-2 Core Curriculum – World History: Volume 2 – Ancient Egypt and the Indus Valley
This is Volume II of the three part K-2 Core Curriculum World History series. Look for Volume III in March 2010!

In this fun and interactive unit study, designed to meet and exceed state and national standards, your children will explore two ancient cultures: Egypt and the Indus Valley! With over 28 activities and 18 hands-on projects, your children will be fascinated from beginning to end. Each chapter includes a variety of activities, including videos, hands-on projects, map work, interactive websites, readings, worksheets, charts, games, and much more to make learning history FUN!

This unit study is part of our history core curriculum series for grades K-2. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 30-40 hours.

Take a peek inside:
Daily life in ancient Egypt
The Nile River
Archeology
Ancient Egyptian food
Ancient Egyptian wall paintings
Ancient Egyptian transportation
Hieroglyphs
Ancient games
Papyrus
Mummification
Pyramids and tombs
King Tut
The Sphinx
Daily life in the ancient Indus Valley
The Indus River
Ancient Indus Valley food
Ancient Indus Valley towns and communities
Fabrics in ancient civilizations
Transportation and trade in the Indus Valley
The zebu
Ancient Indus Valley beads
and much more!

All 28 activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. But this unit study is not just a collection of web sites to read! It is much more than that! The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more.

At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That’s why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions