Chapter 11 Ancient Africa ~ Anansi the Spider

Anansi the Spider and his stories are very popular and we found some videos of his stories as told by Denzel Washington on Youtube. There are three videos all together. The first one has a relatively low volume. My children really enjoyed these after reading about Anansi in the chapter 11 of Story of the World.

Here is the link to the videos…
http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=D060593F69FE6C47

The Well Trained Mind (Owned by the Author of the Story of the World Series), Has a whole page on this chapter…
http://www.welltrainedmind.com/chapter-eleven-activities-for-ancient-africa/

Tons of Ancient Egypt Games and Interactives!

This person has done some great work, listing several games with Egyptian themes…
http://www.pyramidofman.com/blog/ancient-egyptian-games-online/

Chapter Fifteen ~ Extra Activities

The Phoenician Map
http://www.matrifocus.com/LAM09/images/tmap.gif
A Phoenician Ship
http://www.wildfiregames.com/0ad/pages/pictures/tireme.gif

Chapter Fourteen ~ Extra Activities

Moses Parts the Red Sea
http://www.tne.net.au/~abdaacts/images/sea.gif
http://ourpreciouslambs.files.wordpress.com/2007/12/red-sea2.jpg
People are Slaves
http://www.tne.net.au/~abdaacts/images/slave.gif

Chapter Thirteen ~ Extra Activities

Ancient Egypt Map
http://www.civilization.ca/cmc/exhibitions/civil/egypt/images/geogmape.gif
King Tut Color Page
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/cgi-bin/paint/La/artists/egypt/coloring/tut.shtml.jpg

Chapter Nine ~ Extra Activities

Map of Ancient India
http://www.ananda.org/autobiography/images/MapOfIndia.png
India A Ceremonial Mask
http://www.mask-and-more-masks.com/images/India1d%201.jpg
A Statue From Mohenjo-Daro
http://members.cox.net/waldorfedu/waldorfeduImages/Statue.gif

Chapter Eight ~ Extra Activities

Assyria Map
http://www.ldsces.org/inst_manuals/ot-in-2/images/04-18.gif
Gilgamesh and the Lion:
http://www.atranews.com/kids/H%20Hajjar%20Coloring%20Book/03Gilgamesh.gif


What this blog is about:

We are using Susan Bauer's "Story of the World" Book 1 Ancient Times for our History base curriculum.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
This is NOT a site meant to replace or copy what the author has created! You still need to purchase the curriculum to follow along with us! . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

This blog will describe our journey through this curriculum, including: links to places of interest, photos we have found, videos we have found, discussion about the curriculum.

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