History Project Ideas are such a fantastic way to consolidate the learning. After reading some excellent living books on Ancient Egypt, digging deeply in the curriculum, drawing maps and investigating the culture - you'll love to add in some history projects.
Heard about the Old and New Kingdom of Egypt and the Pharoah's crown combining the kingdoms? It's time to make it. You only need cardboard and some imagination.
This is the time that you explore, allow your house to be a messy place filled with cardboard bits, paper, pencils, tape, paint, glue and anything needed to allow the hands-on history project ideas to happen;
Our kids loved getting squashing the grapes when making 'wine' and preparing an Israelite Feast;
These fun times not only help the family to "live out the culture" that you've been reading about through a spine book or through one of the exciting read aloud living books, but it's also a wonderful way to build great family memories!
Making models or salt dough maps are terrific hands on history project ideas.
These books below were useful for model making - the tabernacle, Solomon's temple as well as fun notebooking ideas.
Are you interested in notebooking and making lapbooks? This product is an exciting way to study Ancient Egypt and bring it alive with all sorts of products.
More History Project Ideas here ... or add your own!
What's worked in your homeschool?