Encyclopedia of World Cultures, south_america by Johannes Wilbert

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How might the gods or myths have been different if the ancient Egyptians had lived near you? z In Chapter Two, you learned about Egyptian creation stories. What is a creation story from your culture? Do you notice similarities to Egyptian creation stories? What are those similarities? z What were you most surprised to find has come from Egyptian mythology? Can you think of something else in your everyday life that may have been inspired by ancient Egypt? 30 [ 21st century skills library ] LE A R N M O R E FURTHER READING Boyer, Crispin.

How might the gods or myths have been different if the ancient Egyptians had lived near you? z In Chapter Two, you learned about Egyptian creation stories. What is a creation story from your culture? Do you notice similarities to Egyptian creation stories? What are those similarities? z What were you most surprised to find has come from Egyptian mythology? Can you think of something else in your everyday life that may have been inspired by ancient Egypt? 30 [ 21st century skills library ] LE A R N M O R E FURTHER READING Boyer, Crispin.

Can you think of something else in your everyday life that may have been inspired by ancient Egypt? 30 [ 21st century skills library ] LE A R N M O R E FURTHER READING Boyer, Crispin. National Geographic Kids: Everything Ancient Egypt. Washington, DC: National Geographic, 2011. Napoli, Donna Jo. Treasury of Egyptian Mythology: Classic Stores of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals. Washington, DC: National Geographic, 2013. Putman, James. Pyramid. New York: DK Publishing, 2011. org This Web site features more information about several ancient Egyptian gods.

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