The Bird of Destiny Story - Wia leaves her farm to become a dancer on an estate near Thebes. Her best friend's death and her kidnapping and adventures in Hatshepsut's gold mines change her life.
Flash - Hatshepsut Overthrown!!!! - using primary source descriptions to create a TV news program about the queen.
Women's Rights: Ancient Egypt and the United States - defining rights. Comparing rights of today's women with those of 18th dynasty women.
Images of Women's Work - period paintings and sculpture illustrating the labor of women.
Songs and Advice - analyzing primary sources.
Places in Wia's World - clues help locate the sites of ancient places on a modern map.
Background Essay: Women in Ancient Egypt