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Published on March 6, 2014

Author: shannon_anicas

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A presentation on Egypt as part of the #KYCKYW project.

Egypt KNOW YOUR COMMUNITY – KNOW YOUR WORLD

INTERNATIONAL SPEAKER PROFILE • Name, Photo of yourself, family if possible – – – – – Topics: Why are you in Akron What are you studying What city are you from Career- future plans

COUNTRY MAP

COUNTRY MAP

COUNTRY QUICK FACTS • • • • • • • • • • • Full name: Arab Republic of Egypt Population: 82.5 million (UN, 2011) Capital: Cairo Largest city: Cairo, Alexandria, Giza Area: 1 million sq km(386,874 sq miles) Major language: Arabic Major religion: Islam, Christianity Life expectancy: 72 years (men), 76 years (women) Monetary unit: Egyptian Pound Main exports: Petroleum, petroleum products, cotton GNI per capita: US $2600 (World Bank, 2011)

LANDFORMS OR HISTORICALLY SIGNIFICANT EVENTS What you can see in Egypt * Ancient Egyptian monuments * Historic Places * Religious Places * Entertainment Important Cities Cairo (The Capital), Giza , Alexandria, Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada, Aswan, Luxor.

THE PYRAMIDS

THE SPHINX

ABU SIMBEL SOUTH OF ASWAN

Temple of Philae Aswan

Egyptian Hieroglyphics

Hieroglyphics Symbols

King Tut

Camel Ride

Citadel of Salah Eldin

Cairo Tower

The Nile

Alexandria

Sarm El Sheikh

Egypt Water Park

Hurghada

Red Sea at Hurghada

LANGUAGE: • HELLO GOOD BYE • THANK YOU • PLEASE NO YOUR WELCOME I LOVE YOU • EXCUSE ME YES HOW ARE YOU I AM SORRY • DO YOU SPEAK ______? • MY NAME IS _______ • I AM __________( NATIONALITY).

COUNTRY •LEADER: Mohammed Morsi •GOVERNMENT: •VOTING AGE:

CURRENT EVENTS OR KEY ISSUES • • • • January 25, 2011 Revolution Against the dictator regime. Under this regime: No freedom, corruption, poverty, and • neglect of people basic needs for food, education, and health services.

ECONOMICS Tourism (Historic, Religious, and Entertainment). Oil Industry and Natural Gas. Manufacturing (Clothing, Appliances, and others). Agriculture (Cotton).

EVERYDAY-ECONOMICS • Currency- Banking- Cultural Financial Literacyloans, credit cards, cash… • Jobs – what age do young people start working kinds of jobs- ? • Students and money- Impact for this age group?do kids get an allowance? Work?

RELIGION(S)

GENDER- ROLE OF GIRLS / BOYS – MEN/WOMEN • How is it growing up as boy or girl in family and society • Dress • Gender rites / rituals • Education- College-Grad • At Work • At Home • Roles in Society

NATIONAL FESTIVALS-HOLIDAYS EVENTS

FOOD

CONTEMPORARY CUSTOMS- MUSIC - DANCE – SPORTS & TRADITIONS

EVERYDAY LIVING • • • • • • Typical Day- schedule A School Day/Week- 11-12yrs old Study-Homework Extracurriculars Family Life- traditional housing- extended familyPets / Wildlife- Attractions to visit-amusement parks-zoos-parks etc.

SIMILARITIES-DIFFERENCES • Wrap up with what they notice- similar their country to us- differentFuture- Where do they see themselves- 5-10 years from now Why is the international exchange important to them Conversation- what has the class learned from their presentation- most surprising-

LINKS • Learn more- social media in their countrywebsites with more info- music- city- travel • News Media

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