Ancient Egypt

This week we have been focused on Ancient Egypt. We learned where the term “Rosetta Stone” comes from and why all those commercials about it have to do with language. Here’s what 6C learned.

What about you? What do you know about ancient writings?

Ancient Writing: Cuneiform

Last week we learned about the ancient form of writing called cuneiform. This form of writing used triangles and lines. Each student made clay and wrote their name, or initals using this ancient form of writing. We also had a challange to decode some famous sayings from cuneiform. You can see it in the final picture! Can you see any words?