Presentation on theme: "History Alive Chapter 11. Hebrews civilization developed around 1800 B.C.E. to 70 C.E. The Hebrews lived in Mesopotamia and moved to Canaan (modern-"— Presentation transcript:
Moses led the Hebrews out of slavery in Egypt. He gave the Hebrews the Ten Commandments.
In 1250 B.C.E. a large group of Abraham’s descendants were living in Egypt. The Egyptians were afraid they would take over. The pharaoh sent out a decree that all Hebrew boys should be killed.
Moses’s mother made a basket for him and put him into the basket, so he would not be killed. The pharaoh’s sister found him in the Nile River.
Moses was raised by the sister’s pharaoh in the palaces of Egypt.
Went before the pharaoh and told him that he wanted the Hebrews to be freed.
A plague is a terrible disaster affecting many people and thought to be sent by God as a punishment.