Average Rating 0 Reviews View In this unit, a part of the People and Place curriculum from UT Austin, students learn about the construction of the Aswan High Dam and the positive and negative impact it had on Egypt's physical environment. Students will also learn about specific issues involved in sharing water resources between nations. The unit includes five activities designed to strengthen social studies skills and culminates in a final activity where students apply the knowledge they have gained to consider how countries in the Nile basin should share water resources. All materials needed for these activities and assessment are included in the resource. Related Resources A Brief Guide to Naguib Mahfouz and Modern Arabic ProseHistory & Culture The Prophet: Curriculum GuideHistory & Culture Yassmin Abdel-Magied: What Does My Headscarf Mean to You?History & Culture Writing and Literature: Before IslamHistory & Culture Reviews Login to submit a review There are no reviews yet for this resource.