Ancient Egypt Resources

The Kingfisher History Encyclopedia
The Usborne Encyclopedia of the Ancient World: Internet Linked (History Encyclopedias)
The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child: Volume 1: Ancient Times: From the Earliest Nomads to the Last Roman Emperor, Revised Edition
The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child: Ancient Times: Tests and Answer Key (Vol. 1) (Story of the World) (v. 1)
Egyptian Treasures: Mummies and Myths (Galileo and the Stargazers)

Book List
Lower Elementary Grades
The Usborne Book of Living Long Ago (Explainers)
Archaeologists Dig for Clues (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2)
The Egyptian Cinderella
Egyptian Gods and Goddesses (All Aboard Reading)
Mummies Made in Egypt (Reading Rainbow Books)
Seeker of Knowledge: The Man Who Deciphered Egyptian Hieroglyphs
We're Sailing Down the Nile
Bill and Pete Go Down the Nile (Paperstar)
The Nile River (Rookie Read-About Geography)
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Pyramid Builder!: A Hazardous Job You'd Rather Not Have
You Wouldn't Want to Be an Egyptian Mummy! (You Wouldn't Want To)
You Wouldn't Want to Be Cleopatra!: An Egyptian Ruler You'd Rather Not Be
You Wouldn't Want to Be Tutankhamen!: A Mummy Who Really Got Meddled With
If I Were a Kid in Ancient Egypt: Children of the Ancient World
Ancient Egypt: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose Books)
Adventures in Ancient Egypt (Good Times Travel Agency)

Upper Elementary/Middle Grades
Tales of Ancient Egypt (Puffin Classics)
The Golden Goblet (Newbery Library, Puffin)
Mara, Daughter of the Nile (Puffin Story Books)
Shadow Hawk (Living History Library)
The Riddle of the Rosetta Stone
Tutankhamun (First Books--Ancient Biographies)

Books For Fun
The Red Pyramid (The Kane Chronicles, Book 1)
The Throne of Fire (The Kane Chronicles, Book Two)

Online Resources and Interactive Games
Make your own mummy
PBS - Ancient Egypt Page
Raise an Obelisk Interactive
BBC - Ancient Egypt Page
Mrs. Rose Huge List of Activites

What the Ancients Knew - Science Channel

Streaming on Netflix
Legacy: The Origins of Civilization 
Riddles of the Sphinx - Nova
The History Channel Presents Egypt - Engineering an Empire
Out of Egypt - Discovery Channel
National Geographic: Egypt - Pharaohs
National Geographic: Egypt - Quest

Activity Guides
History Pockets: Ancient Civilizations, Grades 1-3
History Pockets: Ancient Egypt: Grades 4-6+
Ancient Egyptians and Their Neighbors: An Activity Guide
Great Ancient Egypt Projects You Can Build Yourself (Build It Yourself series)
The Story of the World, Activity Book 1: Ancient Times - From the Earliest Nomad to the Last Roman Emperor
Spend the Day in Ancient Egypt: Projects and Activities That Bring the Past to Life (Spend The Day Series)

Fun Projects & Kits
Dig & Play Egyptian Tomb
Fun with Hieroglyphs
Thames and Kosmos Classic Science Archaeology: Pyramid

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