Color overheads included! Welcome to the fascinating world of ancient Egypt-the land of pharaohs, pyramids, mummies, and mysteries. This civilization flourished for nearly 5,000 years at a time when people in Europe were still living in caves and has influenced cultures and civilizations throughout the ages, including our own. The activities in this book provide insight into the history, religion, customs, culture, mythology, art, life, and afterlife of ancient Egypt. The eight full-color transparencies at the back of the book can be used alone or with specific activities listed in the table of contents. (32 pages plus 8 transparency sets). Grades 4-6. 32 pages; transparency book.