Unit 3, Ancient Egypt; Lesson 6: Accomplishments

Note:  TTW= The Teacher Will; TSW= The Students Will; GCR= Google Classroom 

I.  Standard(s):  6.18 Analyze the important achievements of the ancient Egyptian civilization, including: Hieroglyphics; papyrus; the Giza Necropolis (the pyramids and sphynx at Giza).

     A.  Clear Target:  I can explain the importance of the ancient Egyptian achievements to include:  Hieroglyphics; papyrus; the pyramids; and the sphynx.

     B.  Bell Ringer:

          1.  Question:

          2.  Previous Day’s Clear Target: I can explain the polytheistic religion of ancient Egypt, to include beliefs about the afterlife, mummification, and the use of pyramids.

               a.  Discussion:  TSW participate in a discussion over the previous lesson’s clear target.

               b.  Review: After the class has answered the question and participated in the discussion over the previous lesson’s clear target to the best of their ability, TTW assess if there needs to be a review of the previous day’s lesson.  If a review is needed, TTW have the students get out their notes and will review the material with them. If no review is needed TTW have the students get ready for today’s lesson.

     C.  Set: TTW introduce the day’s clear target and have students help break it down.

     D.  Presentation of New Material:  TSW review the Haastyle History Video on Ancient Egyptian Accomplishments and complete their guided notes.  Here is the link to the video:  Haastyle History Ancient Egyptian Accomplishments

          1.  Checks For Understanding (CFU):  Closure Question(s); quiz

          2.  Video in Video N/A

          3.  Simulation:  N/A

     E.  Guided Practice: TTW show the students how to get to the day’s presentation of new material and independent practice; and explain what they are doing to complete the day’s lesson.  TTW then choose a student at random to perform the same tasks.

    F.  Independent Practice (The assignments are due the next school day unless otherwise stated):  

1.  TSW will complete their guided notes from watching the Haastyle History Video

2.  TSW complete the “New Innovations” section of their notes packets (the first picture is a calendar, and the second picture is a Shadoof or Shadouf…google them, they will come up in future presentations.

3.  TSW complete the Ancient Egyptian Achievements Quiz and submit the document through GCR when they are done.  The link to the quiz is here:  Ancient Egyptian Achievements Quiz

     G.  Closure:  TSW be able to participate in the next lesson’s discussion over the covered material.

     H.  Assessment:  Question and answer/Discussions/The guided practice/Closure discussion/Quiz if used/ Exit Ticket if used;


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