Wonders of World Cultures: Exploring Near & Middle East
This highly teachable book lead students to investigate ancient cultures, theorize from artifacts and clues, and do problem-solving in art, science, language, and social studies. Each chapter (eight per title) opens with a detailed guide followed by illustrated work pages adaptable for different age/ability levels and styles of learning. Selected chapters: "Wonders of Ur in Sumer"; "Egyptian Pyramids"; "Jerusalem—Religious Wonder"; "Wonders in the Caves—The Dead Sea Scrolls." Timelines, websites, teacher references, and answer keys are included. Grades 5–8.