Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Mystery of History–Tutankhamen

We read the all about Tutankhamen (King Tut).  We decided to make a pharaoh headdress as our hands on activity.   Sammy did pretty much all of the cutting and gluing on this activity.  I helped him tape the two pieces of craft foam together and drew the shape of the headdress on it for him. 
Apparently taking your shirt off to become a pharaoh makes you act super silly:

When possible I have been trying to add in books to read or look at pictures that relate to our history lessons.  We read or looked at the following:

We have had a lot of fun learning about Egypt and I can’t wait to do more when Sammy is older.  But he really had fun that is what mattered to me!