Egypt - Art lessons
Ms87's art on Artsonia
Cassie Stephens: In the Art Room: The Art Show Part 1
2,500 year old Egyptian tomb in 2005
Image Gallery: Amazing Egyptian Discoveries
This well-formed statuette of a hippopotamus demonstrates the Egyptian artist's appreciation for the natural world. It was molded in faience, a ceramic material made of ground quartz. Beneath the blue-green glaze, the body was painted with the outlines of river plants, symbolizing the marshes in which the animal lived.
Riddles of the Sphinx -- video
A stunning combination of fluent prose and exquisitely wrought illustrations. Climo has woven this ancient tale, a mixture of fact and myth, with clarity and eloquence. The beauty of the language is set off to perfection by Heller's arresting full-color illustrations. The story of Rhodopis, a Greek slave girl in ancient Egypt, is an interesting variant of the traditional Cinderella legend.
Ancient Egypt lessons plans-irrigation, inventions, pyramids, mummification. It's all here!
Coloring pages - Ancient Egypt - cool visual for kids to see how it was
photo Egyptian Royalty - kudos to MaryMaking
making Egyptian collar necklaces - nice repurpose of marker lids? colored noodles? rolled paper/magazine?