I am doing the Egyptian alphabet (syllables, too) with my 6th graders. They
are coming along well. Try getting the alphabet ona print out for them, and
use some of those symbols. I liked the idea about the "rule" too...no
<< I'm having a major brain block on how to get my 7th graders to come up > with more interesting ideas for our textile design lesson. They are to > design a symbol for a stamp that is used to create a border on a textile > piece. The problem is if I see another sports design for a stamp I think > I'll scream. > MaryB
How about have it structured around a culture. Mayan symbols, Aztec
temple designs, African Adinkra symbols- or make up their own name
with a symbol.