Egyptian Math Mashup

Practice math skills and learn about Egyptian history at the same time with this exercise.

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Class instructions: Convert inches into cubits to learn how ancient Egyptians measured buildings. Compare your classroom size to that of 3 famous Egyptian monuments and make a comic about it.

Teacher instructions: Have students measure the classroom and using the instructions in the exemplar comic to convert their measurements into cubits. Then have students research 3 famous Egyptian monuments and write about the size comparison to their classroom.