- History: Ancient Egypt
- Geography: Map Keys
- Science: Stars
- The Arts: Ancient Egyptian Art
Want to make your own mummy out of a hot dog? Want to go on an orienteering treasure hunt? How about making a pop-can peep hole constellation viewer? Or you can create your own Book of the Dead? Unit 1-2 includes all of this, plus a printable historical map, and tons of ideas to keep your kids learning with hands-on fun.
In each unit you’ll find a recommended library list, important background information about each topic, lots of activities to choose from for kids of all ages, and sidebars with a bunch more ideas including Additional Layers, Fabulous Facts, On The Web, Writer’s Workshop, Famous Folks, and Teaching Tips. Printable maps and worksheets are included at the end of each unit and may be printed as often as needed for your family or class.