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Five Egyptian Gods You Don’t Want to Cross

The ancient Egyptians worshipped numerous gods and goddesses. A result of the unification of the country’s many territories. Unfortunately, they are now considered remnants and images of a past civilization that lived thousands of years ago. 1,376 more words

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Coronation

This young Egyptian lady is ready to receive the great power (and responsibility) that comes with ruling one of the ancient world’s most enduring civilizations. 91 more words

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Princess Surveys for Prey

Out in the savanna within sight of her ancestors’ great and ancient tombs, this princess has mounted a rocky outcrop in search of prey. Hunting for her is a pastime that provides the exercise she will need to lead her armies into battle once she ascends to the throne as Queen. 14 more words

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Book of the Dead Scroll Assignment!

Book of the Dead Scroll

In Collaboration with Mr. Seiler

You are going to create your own Book of the Dead document!

The Book of the Dead is an ancient Egyptian funerary text, used from the beginning of the New Kingdom (around 1550 BCE) to around 50 BCE. 508 more words

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Book Review | Mystery of the Egyptian Scroll | Scott Peters

MYSTERY OF THE EGYPTIAN SCROLL (Zet Mystery Case #1)
by Scott Peters ★★★★
Kindle edition
Purchased from Amazon

You, who have dug deep and sifted hard for a story to read, have unearthed an ancient treasure: a mystery from the dusty ages, when a boy could be a hero and fight for the good of all . 506 more words

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British Museum trip

On Friday we visited the Egyptian galleries at the British museum.  We saw the amazing mummies, the stunning stone sculptures of pharaohs and gods, the beautiful ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs and the Rosetta Stone.   43 more words

What is history?

We began our project on ancient Egypt by asking ‘What is history?’  Here are some of the children’s fascinating and brilliant responses.

History never ends or starts.  122 more words