Petra: Wonder of Jordan

Name:Petra: Wonder of Jordan

Brief Description of the Site:
Petra: Wonder of Jordan is an extraordinary 6th grade field trip. Learn about the people, the history the tombs the religion of this famed Roman city in southern Jordan. See its history through the eyes of a 6th grade class.

How to use the site:
Students join a 6th grade field trip to Petra in southern Jordan, find out the history of this ancient wonder, and tour all the monuments in pictures and descriptions. Students and teachers can visit the teacher resource page and see recommendations on how to best preserve Petra. The site also offers other 6th grade Web sites about Jordan. History students and teachers will find this student written site inspiring.

Submitted by:
Doug Woodward