A Nine-Week Study That Travels Back in Time to Phoenician Trade Cities, Persian Palaces & Egyptian Pyramids!
Type of Resource:
History, Culture & Geography Study
5th to 12th Grades
244 Pages, Including 80 Pages of Reading & Over 100 Journaling Pages
Length of Study:
Your family will love discovering the most ancient civilizations in history as they try out a variety of learning experiences in this marvelous study. Kids will explore ancient places in Mesopotamia, Egypt, the Levant, and the Mediterranean. They'll discover the landmarks and megaliths, temples and palaces they left behind, and get to know the rulers who really made things happen in the ancient world. They'll find out who established ancient world justice, what kingdom set about colonizing the Mediterranean long before the Romans thought about it, and whose leaders prided themselves in their ruthless reputations.
As students learn, they are also completing Ancient Chronicle journaling pages. The chronicle includes more content about ancient people, places and landmarks; drawings and interactive learning; Bible Background pages, archeological pages, and Ancient Battle pages; plus so much more that will help the learning really stick! It's a great journey you'll love taking together!
This study includes all of the reading required for the study, weekly schedules that pull all of the resources in this study together, interactive pages plus activities and experiments in the Ancient Chronicle, website links, recommendations for DVDs, and more! It is planned around a four-day week, to make it easy to complete each week.
Week 1: The Most Ancient Peoples - Early Man, Sumerians, Akkadians
Week 2: Aegeans & Babylonians
Week 3: Phoenicians
Week 4: Pyramid-Building Egyptians
Week 5: Tomb-Building Egyptians
Week 6: Israelites
Week 7: Assyrians
Week 8: Babylonians
Week 9: Persians
What Do I Need to Add to Complete This Study?
Optional Resource for High School Students: "Unwrapping the Pharaohs" by John F. Ashton and David Down
- Optional Resource for High School Students: "Unveiling the Kings of Israel" by David Down
- Buying information is included in the study guide.
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