Ancient Mediterranean - Khan Academy

 TEST SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY, 11/13. It will cover Content Area 2 (Ancient Near East & Egyptian Art)   

  

KEY PERIODS 
Old Kingdom, 2500 BCE
Middle Kingdom, 2030-1640 BCE
New Kingdom, 1500 BCE
Armana Period, 1333 BCE


 
Student Resources
PowerPoint - Key Periods - Artworks List - Vocabulary - Q card Images
  Map of major monuments and temples
Game! Pyramid Builder
King Tut's Family Tree by Nat Geo
  * YouTube: Crash Course - Ancient Egypt
  * YouTube Video: The Style of the Human Figure
* YouTube: Steve Martin's King Tut just for fun :)
* YouTube: The Bangles - Walk Like a Egyptian, another just for fun :)
* YouTube: Egypt: A Journey Down the Nile
* Goodbye Art Academy Video: Ancient Egypt
  Article:
Temple of Amun Re by UCLA
  Hatshepsut: The King Herself by National Geographic Magazine 
  Pyramid texts (early book of the dead and guide to the afterlife)

Artwork List
1. Palette of King Narmer
2. Seated scribe
3. Great Pyramids and Sphinx
          -plan
4. King Menkaura and Queen
5. Temple of Amun Re at Karnak
           -plan        
           - Hypostyle hall
6. Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut
            - Kneeling statue
7. Akenaton, Nefertiti, and three daughters
8. Tutankhamun's tomb, innermost coffin
9. Last Judgement of Hu-Nefer, Book of the Dead

Additions
10. Seated Khafre
11. Masatabas and Stepped Pyramid of King Djoser

  
Vocabulary 
1. hieroglyphics
2.  mastaba
3. pyramid
4. ben-ben
5. The Pyramid Texts
6. mortuary temple
7. sphinx
8. diorite
9. colonnades
10. clerestory
11. pylon
12. hypostyle

       

     

 ... And, just for fun!  

        

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS:
Thank you so much to Lynn Wilkinson, Mary McConnell, Valerie Park and Martha Kunz for all their quidance and resources.

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