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Unit 2 – Ancient Egypt and the Middle East

Chapter 7

Geography of the Early Settlements of Egypt, Kush, and Canaan

Outline/Lesson Plans

Chapter 7

The Geography and early settlements of Egypt, Canaan, and Kush

 Text:

https://www.riverdell.org/cms/lib05/NJ01001380/Centricity/Domain/187/ch_7_and_8_Geography_and_early_settlements_of_Egypt,_Kush_and_Canaan.pdf

Content Objective(s)

TLW use maps to analyze how geography, environmental factors, and physical features affected early settlements.

TLW evaluate a region for human settlement based on the physical and environmental features using the text.

 

Language Objective(s)

 

1)  TLW label blank maps of the region by adding countries and important waterways.

Discuss this Essential Question with table groups.

How has geography of the land affected human settlement and migration?

2) TLW add notes and important landmarks to the maps while watching a geography lesson of this region.

https://www.worldatlas.com/webimage/testmaps/mideast.gif

7th Grade Slideshow Interactives

https://www.ixl.com/social-studies/grade-6

 

Watch video to support the completed map exercise!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OykL64dP6KY&safe=active

Note taking Activity:

https://teacherweb.com/CA/BellaVistaMiddleSchool/McDonald/apt10.aspx

Vocabulary Video Review(youtube)

delta –  https://www.google.com/#q=delta+landform+definition

Suez Canal –https://www.occasionalplanet.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/suez-canal1.gif

https://www.mrdowling.com/607-suez.html

Dead Sea – https://twistedsifter.com/2012/06/10-things-you-didnt-know-about-the-dead-sea/

Slash and burn –https://www.rainforestsaver.org/slash-and-burn-slide-show

https://youtu.be/PxB79Vp5InY

desalinization – https://youtu.be/aysj7696b0A

locust – “Madagascar battles locust swarm”

https://photos.denverpost.com/2013/03/06/photos-locusts-swarm-into-israel-from-egypt-ahead-of-passover/#11

sand storm – https://www.pbs.org/kenburns/dustbowl/interactive/

desertification

**Vocab Bonus**  What is a stereotype?

3) TLW use text to distinquish  push and pull factors to a region (7.2)

Discuss the terms push and pull factors and make a list of three reasons for each.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXQd21to6xg

4) TLW draw a sketch map of the Egypt/Kush region (7.3) and discuss the push and pull factors and their relationship with human migration in the region.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mBnEMUvlNvI

Map for sketching

https://www.maps.com/ref_map.aspx?pid=12011

Use sentence stems to further analyze the region.

https://teacherweb.com/CA/BellaVistaMiddleSchool/McDonald/7.3-Sample-Parag.docx

5) TLW draw a sketch map of Canaan (7.4) and discuss the push and pull factors and their relationship with human migration in the region.

6) TLW use paragraph stems to write an essay that compares and contrast environmental differences between two regions.  The essay should reflect how physical features affect

human migration.

https://teacherweb.com/CA/BellaVistaMiddleSchool/McDonald/Ch-7-Essay-Question-for-Quiz.doc

7) Quiz-Essay Question

https://docs.google.com/a/dearbornschools.org/document/d/16TFAKtnIgUb1ok5gshgLWyXj5MAt3pvCmCeEB5nd5s4

 

Extension: Papyrus vs. Paper – compare and contrast activity 

How to make Papyrus:

https://youtu.be/mBnEMUvlNvI

 

How to make Paper:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rZl7KAESsaA&feature=share&list=PLAgANw1tKPP2MUdlOf8bMwx2RnwX-MU-r&index=1

Introduction (vocabulary/primary sources)

Timelines:

https://www.timemaps.com/history

Text:

https://www.riverdell.org/cms/lib05/NJ01001380/Centricity/Domain/187/ch_7_and_8_Geography_and_early_settlements_of_Egypt,_Kush_and_Canaan.pdf

https://amberblackwell.cmswiki.wikispaces.net/file/view/TCI%20Chapter%207.pdf/379670396/TCI%20Chapter%207.pdf

Video Lesson  (text):

Map/Geography Challenge

https://www2.newton.k12.ma.us/~cleo_syph/FOV1-0004CE02/Ch.%207%20Ancient%20Egypt%20and%20The%20Middle%20East.pdf?Plugin=Metro

Notes:

https://staff.lumberton.k12.nj.us/egbertg/Social%20Studies/Social%20Studies%20Notes/Chapter%207%20Notes.doc

Vocabulary:

https://quizlet.com/8131348/chapter-7-geography-and-early-settlement-of-egypt-kush-and-canaan-flash-cards/

Visuals/ Prezi:

https://prezi.com/bvefapusgvs6/copy-of-geography-and-the-early-settlement-of-egypt-kush-and-canaan/

Quizlet:

https://quizlet.com/8131348/chapter-7-geography-and-early-settlement-of-egypt-kush-and-canaan-flash-cards/

Geography Challenge:

 https://www.africanafrican.com/folder12/african%20african%20american4/kingdom%20of%20Kush/Geo%20challenge%20answers.pdf

Test Review:

https://powell.littletonpublicschools.net/Portals/16/Teacher%20Folders/Blake/Geography%20and%20the%20Early%20Settlement%20of%20Egypt%20Review%20with%20Answers.doc

Practice Test:

https://www.ingersollsinsights.com/uploads/3/1/1/7/31179687/chapter_7_checkup.pdf

Jeopardy Interactive:

https://jeopardylabs.com/play/geography-and-the-early-settlement-of-egypt-kush-and-canaan

David Macauley (video):

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Chapter 8:  The Ancient Egyptian Pharoahs

Text (Prezi), Study Guide & Review:

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1hTw43PQtRFC7otQkDeTZrgbMMbaobYqXaG6ottpn9XQ/edit#slide=id.g2e40f435a_0239

https://www.riverdell.org/cms/lib05/NJ01001380/Centricity/Domain/187/ch_7_and_8_Geography_and_early_settlements_of_Egypt,_Kush_and_Canaan.pdf

Note Taking Activity:

https://teacherweb.com/CA/BellaVistaMiddleSchool/McDonald/apt10.aspx

Interactive Student Notebook:

https://www.baltimorecityschools.org/cms/lib/MD01001351/Centricity/Domain/2704/chapter%208.pdf

Quizlet:

https://quizlet.com/30996833/6th-grade-ss-chapter-8-the-ancient-egyptian-pharaohs-flash-cards/

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8.2 Ancient Egypt and Its Rulers

Making a Mummy:

About The Pharoahs: Chapter 8 Review

8.3 Pharoah Khufu: The Pyramid Builder

8.4 Pharoah Senusret I: Patron of the Arts

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTgsBPWFupA

8.5 Pharoah Hatshepsut: Promoter of Egyptian Trade

Who tried to destroy Hatshepsut’s legacy???

8.6 Ramses II: Military Leader and Master Builder

A tale of Musa and God

Let’s Look at Pyramids:

Moving Abu Simbel (cause: Aswan Dam)

https://www.nationalgeographic.com.au/videos/egypt/moving-abu-simbel-1003.aspx

Learning through Laughter: Horrible Histories-Egypt

Crossword Puzzle:

https://staff.4j.lane.edu/~loo/ancientworld/Chapter%208%20Ancient%20Egyptian%20Puzzle.pdf

Ancient Egypt Super Information Pack:

https://www.hyperstaffs.info/work/history/nixon/versions/flashindex.html

https://www.world-affairs.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/2012.11.01-GC-If-King-Tut-Could-Talk.pdf

Practice Test: All of Ancient Egypt

https://mrpatrickking.weebly.com/uploads/1/3/1/8/13182328/ancient_egypt_practice_test_with_answers.pdf

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Chapter 9  Daily Life in Ancient Egypt

Intro:

Video Text:

Textbook:

 https://www.neshaminy.org/cms/lib6/PA01000466/Centricity/Domain/439/Chapter%209%20-%20Daily%20Life%20in%20Ancient%20Egypt%20FULL%20TEXT%20with%20Pictures.pdf

Vocabulary:

https://quizlet.com/15453361/chapter-9-daily-life-in-ancient-egypt-flash-cards/

https://www.ingersollsinsights.com/uploads/3/1/1/7/31179687/daily_life_in_ancient_egypt.ppt

Video: How monuments show evidence of early Egyptian  life:

Video:  Daily life in Ancient Egypt (interactive discussion tool)

Notes:

9.2 Egyptian Social  Pyramid

https://www.ushistory.org/civ/3b.asp

9.4 Priest

9.5 Scribes

9.6 Artisans

9.7 Peasants

The Darker Side of Egypt:

Practice Test:

 https://www.ingersollsinsights.com/uploads/3/1/1/7/31179687/chapter_9_checkup.pdf

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Chapter 10 The Kingdom of Kush

Text:

https://aoaks.cmswiki.wikispaces.net/file/view/TCI%2BChapter%2B10.pdf

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hoSgZHVocHE

Vocabulary:

https://quizlet.com/31893811/6th-grade-ss-chapter-10-the-kingdom-of-kush-flash-cards/

Jeopardy Interactive:

https://jeopardylabs.com/play/history-alive-chapter-10-kingdom-of-kush

Video Recap (what else was going on in the world?)

Extension Information:

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