Egypt was the birthplace of one of the greatest civilizations in history. The ancient Egyptians had a unique sense of style in their art, architecture, writing, and clothing. The wonders of Egypt have literally stood the test of time and continue to amaze the world to this day. You will be exploring these wonders as well as learning about the daily lives and traditions of these amazing people.
Your task is to journey through time to ancient Egypt. Through links provided you will discover information about why Egypt has stood the test of time. You will use your findings to create a powerpoint presentation showing how these ancient people contributed to the modern world that we live in. Be creative!
Interactive map of Egypt
Map of Egypt (2nd map on the page)
Geography and climate description
Distance between cities
Pharaohs of Egypt
The people of Egypt
The Rosetta Stone
The pyramids of Egypt
All about mummies
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|Collaboration||Did not work with group at all, caused problems in group||Caused problems in group, did little work||Completed own work, did not work with group||Worked with group, partial completion of own work||Worked with group some, completed own work||Worked with group, completed own work, helped in all parts|
|Resources||Did not use any web resources||Used one resource with little evidence of detail||Used two resources with little detail||Used two resourced in detail||Used all web resources with little detail||Used all web resources in detail|
|Project||No slides included on Power Point||Slides are incomplete or incorrect, no pictures||Slides are incomplete or incorrect, with pictures||Slides are incomplete but correct, with pictures||Slides are complete and correct, no pictures||Slides are complete and correct, with pictures|
|Presentation||Did not present any information||Presented incomplete or incorrect information||Presented incomplete information by reading notes or Power Point||Presented complete information by reading notes or Power Point||Presented incomplete information without reading notes or Power Point||Presented complete information without reading notes or Power Point|
Congratulations! You have successfully traveled through history to discover the ancient Egyptians. You should have all of the information you need to explain why Egypt has stood the test ot time.
For 2 bonus points on this WebQuest...write a one paragraph summary explaining just that...in your own words, how has Egypt stood the test of time?