Egyptomania 1: Introduction to Daily Life

E&I Program: 
Distance Learning
Grade level : 
2 to 6

In these teacher materials, students will be introduced to basic information about the natural environment of ancient Egypt in the context of the art and artifacts of Egyptian civilization. Students will be acquainted with aspects of daily life, including food, clothing, shelter, and recreation along with illustrating some problems ancient Egyptians faced and how they were handled.  In the lesson, students will investigate ways in which our contemporary society compares and contrasts with that of ancient Egypt.