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This week in class, we’re reading "Developing Civilization in Ancient Egypt" by USHistory.org.
This article explains how ancient Egyptians developed a complex civilization that would last for thousands of years.
As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Man vs. Nature, Social Change & Revolution, and Technology, Progress & Industry as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :
"Who's in control: man or nature?", "How do people create change?", and "What are the costs and benefits of technology?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this informational text at home:
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