Ancient Egypt Getting
What is this module about?
This module deals with the civilization of Ancient Egypt. You will
visit many fascinating places, like the Great Pyramids and an Egyptian
mummy factory. Along the way you will learn about the culture, religion,
geography, and history of Ancient Egypt.
What resources do I need for this module?
This module is delivered entirely online; everything you need to read
is provided in the lessons or in the supplementary websites.
Some lesson activities require special materials (e.g., paint, posterboard,
masking tape, etc.). Please check the lesson activities in advance
to see what you will need.
What types of activities will I complete in this module?
There are two types of activities that you will complete:
Check Your Knowledge Questions are comprehension questions
that you complete online. These are computer-marked, so they do not
need to be submitted to your instructor. Answer these questions carefully,
as it is your best chance to see whether you understand the content
before you begin the Send-In Activities.
The Send In Activities are to be submitted to your instructor
for marking. In many lessons you have two or more send in activities
to choose from.
Each lesson has a set of websites specific to the content of that
lesson. Check each of these websites carefully, as it will be very
difficult to complete your send in activities if you don't.
each lesson will find another link called Technology
Tips. There you will find information on Hyperstudio, Microsoft
PowerPoint, AppleWorks, MP Express, and other software programs. If
you have access to any of these programs you can use them to complete
some of your activities, but get permission from your instructor first.
How will I be marked in this module?
Each Send In Activity comes with a scoring guide and a detailed list
of things you need to do to complete the activity (criteria). Your
instructor will mark your work based on how well you fulfill these
How do I submit my work and what do I submit?
Before you begin this module, discuss with your instructor how you
are to submit your work.
assignments can be submitted electronically (by e-mail) provided you
arrange this with your instructor beforehand. Your instructor will
also tell you whether you should email the activities in one batch,
at the end of the section, or whether you can email each activity
separately, as soon as you complete it.
assignments may need to be submitted by regular mail.
Does this module follow the prescribed curriculum for Social Studies
in British Columbia?
The entire course does!
out the link below. Here you will find a chart that shows which aspects
of the prescribed British Columbia Grade 7 Social Studies curriculum
are covered in each module. This module (Ancient Egypt) is highlighted.
Connections to the