Greek Pottery Interactive Site / Mythology

We’ve left Egypt and are moving north to Greece!

Thanks to Mrs. Brucher for her assistance with finding some

amazing Greek myths to read:

History for Kids

British Museum – Ancient Greece

Interactive Gods and Goddesses

Encyclopedia Mythica

Greek Mythology Project

Mr. Donn\’s Greek Gods

Winged Sandals

One Final Interactive Greek Site

Here is an excellent site where you may even design your own piece of Greek pottery online!

Greek Pottery

This design is called a “key,” and Greeks used many patterns

like this when designing their pottery.

It’s Greek to Me!

Greek Myths / Percy Jackson

More Percy Jackson!

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If you happen to know anything about these Greek gods, please post a comment and I’ll see that you get a new pencil for sharing your knowledge!¬† Need help?¬† Click here for great information.

www.mythweb.com

 

Nile Salt Dough Map Research Sites

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about the Nile

Two Cool Maps

Interactive Egypt Map

The Nile for Kids

Questions and Answers about the Nile

Plus: Click on each of the pictures for other sites!

          If all of your work is done, you may have some fun with this Egypt site!

Egypt Fun Zone

Salt Dough Recipe

4 C. flour
1 and 3/4 C. warm water
1 C. iodized salt

Mix all ingredients in a large bowl. Knead for 10 minutes. If the
dough seems too sticky, add a touch more flour and knead a bit more.
Store in large Ziploc bag.

Egyptian Cartouche Maker and Hatshepsut Ted Talk

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MAKE YOUR OWN EGYPTIAN NAMEPLATE!

Hatshepsut – Female Pharaoh

Mummies and More!

Check out all of the cool links on the websites below!

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Ancient Egypt Kid Connection

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/egypt/mummies.htm

AND CHECK OUT THIS CRAZY HORRIBLE HISTORIES MUMMIFICATION VIDEO!

Land Between Two Rivers

And you thought the Stone Age was scary?!

Ancient Mesopotamia – Teacher website

Ancient Mesopotamia

Interactive Mesopotamia Site

Meet Otzi the Iceman!

Click on Otzi to learn more. Share something you found from this mummy website and get a treat from Mrs. DePauw!

You may click on any link below for more information about the world’s oldest known mummy – Otzi the Iceman!¬† Share something you found from these mummy websites and get a treat from Mrs. DePauw!

Everything Otzi

Best Info on Otzi the Iceman!

Otzi the Iceman

The Latest Otzi

The Museum and More!

ICEMAN PHOTOSCAN!

Otzi Museum

History of Our World Online!

Every student in the American and National Leagues will be able

to access his/her new social studies textbook by logging in at:

pearsonsuccessnet

The Username is: ancientcultures

The Password is: 6thgrade

Sixth Grade Social Studies – Ancient Cultures

Welcome to Room 613 and Social Studies with Mrs. DePauw!

This year you will explore Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, Rome, Medieval Europe,

and also ancient China.¬† If you’d like to share what you know about any of these cultures,

please feel free to leave a post and you’ll receive a pencil from me!

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Improve Your Vocabulary and Feed the World!

For all of you vocabulary lovers, check this out… www.freerice.com