Ancient History Curriculum & Schedule

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Ancient History Early Civilizations

Week

6

1st Quarter

Resources

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Day 5

MYSTERY OF HISTORY

Mystery of History Volume 1

Lesson 16

Lesson 17

Lesson 18

Activity

 

 

MOH Timeline Figures

Somewhere in Time

STORY OF THE WORLD & Other History

Story of the World

Chapter 7
Hammurabi and the Babylonians
1780-50 B.C.

Online quiz

Chapter 12
The Middle Kingdom of Egypt
2040-1720 B.C.

Egypt Invades Nubia-Amenhet
1980-1926 B.C.

The Hyksos Invade Egypt 1567 B.C.

Online quiz

Chapter 10
The Far East – Ancient China:
Lei Zu and the Silkworm
2690 B.C.

The Pictograms of Ancient
1766-1122 B.C.

Farming in Ancient China

Online quiz

Chapter 14
The Israelites Leave Egypt:
The Baby Moses
1525-1270 B.C.

Story of the World activity book

p. 27 Review / narration

p. 42 Review / narration, map

p. 33 Review / narration
Map work
Coloring page

p. 49 Review / narration

Usborne World History

p. 132 The Empire of Hammurabi

p. 134-135 The Egyptian Empire

p. 138-139 Life at home

p. 164-165 The people of early China

READ TOGETHER

The Golden Bull

Chapter 31-33

Author’s notes
(End!)
Look at a real picture of a golden bull’s head on a lyre.

 

 

 

READER

Usborne World History

p. 30-31 The rise of Babylon

p. 62 First civilization in China

Interactive Adventure

 

 

A Place in the Sun

Chapter 1-2
Put cover in timeline 1300 B.C.

Cobra video 1:15 min

Chapter 3-4

Chapter 5-7

Chapter 8-9

Chapter 10-11 (End!)

PICTURE BOOK

Choose any book:

Tikki Tikki Tembo

HISTORY POCKETS -EGYPT

History Pockets Ancient Egypt

Pocket 2 Daily Life
Egyptian clothing (read and color)
Dress an Egyptian (need tissue paper for paper doll costume)
Jewelry for all (make a necklace that displays and explains symbols)
If you lived in ancient Egypt (question and answer mini-book)
Names from the past sheet

EXTRA RESOURCES & ACTIVITIES

Activities

Famous
p. 25
Hammurabi

drawSymbols and Emblems of Ancient Egypt

Videos

Horrible Histories: Awesome Egyptians

Rabbit Ears: Moses in Egypt

BrainPop.com

Websites

EXTRAS

Recipes

Egyptian Bamya (meat and okra stew)

Prepare week 7 Supplies:
Papyrus Kit,
Fun with Hieroglyphs

Parting the Red Sea activity: pepper, dish detergent
MOH map 7
Recipe: 4 cups whole wheat flour, 1 cup white flour, water, honey, salt, oil

 

 

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