Open Court Theme:

Grade 6 - Uncovering the Past
Ancient Civilizations


Comprehension Questions:

Digging Up the Past by Jessica Alvarado

The Search for Early Americans by Jessica Alvarado

Island of the Bulls by Jessica Alvarado

People on the Beach by Jessica Alvarado

Riddle of the Rosetta Stone by Jessica Alvarado

The Silk Route by Jessica Alvarado

Links for Research:

Books About Archaeology for Kids

Archaeology Magazine

Real Life in Prehistory

Sipapu--Chetro Ketl - Great Kiva Replica

Ancient Vistas

Ancient Civilizations Wiki

Ancient Civilizations
British Museum

Archaeology Site
from Natural History Museum

Ancient Civilizations Virtual Museum: Student Created

Women of Ancient Civilizations

King Padibastet's Tomb

Mummies of Ancient Egypt

Earth's Ancient History

Ancient Egyptians Virtual Temple

Exploring the Middle Ages

Powerpoints:

Unit 2 by Sharlene Myles

Digging Up the Past by Perfeilia Zohnie

The Search for Early Americans by Perfeilia Zohnie

Island of the Bulls by Perfeilia Zohnie

The People on the Beach by Perfeilia Zohnie

The Riddle of the Rosetta Stone by Perfeilia Zohnie

Queen Hatshepsut by Perfeilia Zohnie

The Silk Route by Perfeilia Zohnie

Related Open Court Units:

Second Grade: Fossils

Software:

Reading Remedies for iPod/iPad

Fluency Timer for iPhone/iPad

Submit Resources:

Submit Resources

Unit Opener Ideas:

Submit Unit Opener and Closer Ideas for this Unit

Webquests:

Gallimaufry of Ancient Egypt

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