ERIC Number: ED448059
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Secrets of Lost Empires: Family Activity Book.
Whitman, John D.; Gaffney, Dennis
This family activity book features information on the background and filming of five stories. "Pharaoh's Obelisk" questions how ancient Egyptians transported and raised stone obelisks. "Roman Bath" studies how Romans built bathhouses and attempts to build a working Roman bath. "China Bridge" investigates the structure of the China Bridge and recreates the bridge. "Medieval Siege" builds two possible designs of missiles called Warwolfs, which were built for King Edward I of England. "Easter Island" explores the huge stone statues on the island and tries to build one. (YDS)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Hands on Science, Science Activities, Science Instruction
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: WGBH-TV, Boston, MA.
Identifiers - Location: Egypt