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    Here are a few ideas. Some may be too old for your students to read for themselves, however, so take a look at them in a library to see if you can use them.

    Picture a Country: Egypt by Henry Pluckrose -- Nice easy photo book format

    Ms. Frizzle's Andventures: Ancient Egypt by Joanna Cole -- The teacher of Magic School Bus Fame goes on summer vacation to Ancient Egypt! -- My daughter's current favorite book!

    Senefer: A Young Genius in Old Egypt by Beatrice Lumpkin -- picture book

    Mummies Made in Egypt by Aliki -- neat picture book about mummies -- a reading rainbow book

    Look What Came From Egypt by Miles Harvey

    The Star-Bearer: A Creation Myth From Ancient Egypt by Dianne Hofmey

    Vinnie in Egypt by Elizabeth Bott

    The Shipwrecked Sailor: An Egyptian Tale of Heirogyphs by Tamara Bower

    I am the Mummy HEb-Nefert by Eve Bunting

    Croco'Nile: An Ancient Egyptian Legend by Jan Mike

    The Hundredth Name by Shulamith Oppenheim

    Temple Cat by Andrew Clements

    Cleopatra by Diane Stanley

    The Great Pyramid by Elizabeth Mann

    The Winged Cat: A Tale of Ancient Egypt by Deborah Nourse Lattimore

    Egypt by Ann Heinrichs

    His Magjesty: Queen Hatshepsut by Dorothy Carter

    The Egyptian News by Scott Steedman

    I Wonder Why the Pyramids Were Built by Phillip Steele

    The Egyptian Cinderella by Shirley Climo

    The Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt by Leonard Everett Fisher

    Letters Home From Egypt by marcia S. Gresko

    Mummies and Pryamids by Mary Pope Osborne

    Tut's Mummy Lost and Found by Judy Donnelly

    Bill and Pete Go Down the Nile by Tomie dePaola

    Pyramid by David Macauley

    The Day of Ahmed's Secret by Florence Heide

    Pyramids by Anne Millard -- published by Kingfisher -- nice oversized book with pyramids from Egypt, Nubia, the ancient Mayan and Aztec cultures, and modern day pyramids

    Cultural Atlas for Young People by Geraldine Harris -- nice photographic atlas

    Growing Up in Ancient Egypt by Rosalie David -- nice picture book format

    Pharoahs and Pyramids by Tony Allan -- an Usborne Time Traveller Book

    The Usborne Book of Living Long Ago -- has sections on the daily lives of cultures of long ago -- has sections on Ancient Egyptian homes, clothes, food, etc.

    The Kingfisher Book fo the Ancient World by Hazel Martel -- has a section on Ancient Egypt

    The Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt by Elizabeth Payne -- a Landmark book

    The Riddle of the Rosetta Stone: Key to ANcient Egypt by James Cross Giblin -- for very good readers

    Novels:

    Mara: Daughter of the Nile by Eloise McGraw

    The Golden Goblet by Eloise McGraw

    Pharoah's Daughter by Julius Lester

    The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder

    Cleopatra VII: Daughter of the Nile by Kristiana Gregory - a royal diary book

    Escape From Egypt by Sonia Levitin

    Tut Tut by Jon Scieska -- a Time Warp Trio Book

    Mummies in the Morning by Mary Pope Osborne

    Rotten Ralph Helps Out by Jack Gantos

    Activity Books:

    Pyramids: 50 hands-on activities to experience Ancient Egypt by Avery Hart and Paul Mantell

    Make History: Ancient Egypt by Nancy Fister

    Acient Egyptians and Their Neighbors -- Activity Guide by Mirian Broida

    Science in Ancient Egypt by Geraldine Woods



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