We will be looking at and creating artefacts from Ancient Egypt. These will then be displayed to form a museum. In English, we will be reading, telling and writing myths from Ancient Egypt. We will then write non-chronological reports about Ancient Egypt and about our artefacts.

Websites for independent research

http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/menu.html
http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/Homework/Egypt.html
http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/egypt/
http://www.snaithprimary.eril.net/egindex.htm
http://egypt.mrdonn.org/

Ancient Egyptian creation myth

http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/gods/story/main.html

Gods and goddesses

http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/gods/home.html

Ancient Egyptian artefacts (objects)

http://www.britishmuseum.org/explore/highlights/highlights_search_results.aspx?RelatedId=1629
In the lesson:
  1. Look at the objects and read about them.
  2. Choose one of the objects that you like. Copy the image and paste it into Microsoft Word.
  3. In Microsoft Word, add a title above the image. Underneath the image, write a paragraph about what the object is and what it tells us about Ancient Egypt.


´╗┐Mummification

You wouldn't want to be an Egyptian mummy: http://www.salariya.com/web_books/mummy/index.html
Prepare a mummy: http://oi.uchicago.edu/OI/MUS/ED/kids.html
Prepare Ramose for burial: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/ancient/egyptians/launch_gms_mummy_maker.shtml
Tomb adventure: http://www.nms.ac.uk/education__activities/kids_only/egyptian_tomb_adventure.aspx