You will be writing a report for King Hammurabi of Babylon about the people of Egypt. You are a Babylonian merchant that is traveling to Egypt. You have seen ordered to write down everything you see on your travels. You will write a five paragraph essay about Egypt. Make sure to be creative in explaining the wonders of Egypt.
You will write a rough draft first. Your rough draft will be turned in with your final essay.
Use the following website to gather information about the Ancient Egyptians. http://egypt.mrdonn.org/
Your report needs to be for King Hammurabi of Babylon, who knows very little about Egypt.
The first paragraph will explain the importance of the Nile River to Egypt.
Make sure you have an introduction sentence to begin your first paragraph.Geography Discuss the 3 natural borders; gifts of Nile; flooding and shape
The second paragraph will explain the pyramids and other important buildings of Egypt.
Pyramids Discuss 4 facts about pyramids.
Obelisk Description – 3 facts
Sphinx 4 facts about the Sphinx
The third paragraph will explain government and writing in Egypt.