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Egypt's Lost Golden City

That's News to Me

Low Int

Teens & Adults

In this lesson featuring modified content from The Washington Post, students learn about an ancient city discovered by archeologists in Egypt. Students discuss related vocabulary and how society has changed since antiquity.

This content may not be appropriate for all students. Teacher discretion is advised.

Learn More

  • ancient
  • tourism
  • archaeologist
  • workshop
  • grave
  • remains
  • investigate
  • era
Task Content
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Reading(Reference)
  • Comprehension(True or False)
  • Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)