*EGYPT ~ 9 ancient Egyptian faience amulets and scaraboids – dating between the and dynasties, ca 1549 to 662 BC.
Spectacular Scarabs: Ancient Egyptian Amulets
Teach elementary students how to make scarab amulets out of air dry clay with this hands-on, easy to follow, step-by-step lesson plan. This project is a great way to teach art history and Egyptology in the classroom.
This scarab beetle ring is cast in brass from a vintage Art Deco / Egyptian Revival ring. The scarab beetle was the most important amulet worn by ancient Egyptians, and is traditionally worn for protection and good luck.
My 550 students did a great job on all of their African art projects this year! Each year we pretend to go to a different continent during one of our 6 weeks of learning. We have a culminating event called Cruising the Continents. Our celebration was tonight. My family and I spent the weekned putting up all of the 550 pieces of artwork. Tonight the kids sang and danced African songs with the music teacher. Our Suzuki Strings kids played African songs on their violins violas cellos and…