6th grade social studies
Travel back in time to the age of pharaohs and mummies! Your middle schooler will get a fun, hands-on history lesson with this paper project.
Learn about one of the important pharoahs of ancient Egypt: Queen Hatshepsut.
The Valley of the Kings was the resting place of many pharoahs of Egypt. Check out the simplified map on this worksheet, can you find Tutenkhamun's site?
The ability to paraphrase is a valuable skill! Help your child learn to put informational text in her own words, with this passage about the Nile River.
If you could design a headress fit for a queen what would it look like? Try it out with this worksheet and learn interesting Queen Nefertiti facts you might not have known before.
Follow up learning about ancient Egypt with a word search that features some great vocabulary about ancient Egyptian life.
Get acquainted with one of ancient Egypt's most well-known pharaohs: King Tut, the youngest pharaoh. Your student can read a few interesting facts about him.
Here's a brief look at ancient Egypt's defenses, like the natural shield of the desert surrounding it.
Get acquainted with ancient Egypt hieroglyphics. Then your student can read and write their own name in hieroglyphs!
Have you heard of the Lighthouse of Alexandria? On this sheet students can read a few interesting facts about it then consider life and inventions in ancient times.