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The Riddle of the Rosetta Stone

By James Cross Giblin

Decipher the history of Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs with this enlightening account of the discovery and translation of the Rosetta Stone. Packed with illustrations, engravings, and historical photographs, The Riddle of the Rosetta Stone is an informative yet accessible overview perfect for aspiring young Egyptologists, kids interested in archaeology, and students in grades 3 to 7.

This ALA Notable Children's Book also includes excerpts from the translated text of the Rosetta Stone and a bibliography with suggestions for further reading, making it an ideal starting point for Ancient Egyptian research and reports.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

  • Grade level: 5
  • Interest Level: 3-7
  • Guided Reading Level: V
  • Publisher: HarperCollins
  • Imprint: HarperCollins
  • Format: Paperback
  • On Sale: 11/30/-0001
  • ISBN: 9780064461375
  • ISBN 10: 0064461378
  • ISBN 13: 9780064461375
  • Pages: 96
  • Trim Size: 6.00 x 9.00 in
  • Subcategory:
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / History / Ancient
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Social Science / Archaeology

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COMMON CORE STRANDS

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.1,2,3,4,5,7,8,9,10
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.2,2a,2a,2c,2d,2e,7,8,9,9b
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