Students will be introduced to the Egyptian pyramids by viewing a short video segment from pbslearningmedia.org
2 Direct Instruction/Guided Practice
Students will work in small groups on the a self-paced lesson on the pyramids at the following link: http://www.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/midlit11.soc.splegypt/building-...
They will work through the lesson and begin to understand and explore the Egyptian Pyramids. They will end the lesson with a final group project.
3 Wrap Up
Students will work on the app Fingerprint: Whole wide world where they will begin their travel journey in Egypt. This will be a fun way to wrap up the unit and reinforce what the students have just learned.