Find out what it would have been like to spend a day in Ancient Egypt--and experience it! Make a cat statue, wear a scarab amulet, play the Senet game, design a sarcophagus, and learn to write with hieroglyphs. Activities are woven around the story of an Egyptian family; informative sidebars provide additional background information. 116 reproducible pages, softcover, indexed. Grades 8-12.
LINDA HONAN is the Program Director of the Higgins Armory Museum and developer of educational TV series for children on world history topics. She is also the author of Spend the Day in Ancient Greece and Spend the Day in Ancient Rome. ELLEN KOSMER is Professor of Art History and Associate Dean of Graduate and Continuing Education at Worcester State College. She is also the illustrator of Linda Honan's Spend the Day in Ancient Greece and Spend the Day in Ancient Rome.
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