Ancient Egypt- home learning tasks
The number system: Find out about the Ancient Egyptian number system. Could you write some numbers out using the number system or maybe some calculations to solve. You could use the weblink below to help you and see if you can complete the maths challenges.
Writing- The Ancient Egyptians had a special way of writing called Hieroglyphics. Find out about this and have a go at writing your own name in this way. https://images.scholastic.co.uk/assets/a/e3/3a/jet-pb-14039.pdf
Mummification- Find out about mummification!
mummified fruit (adult assistance needed for this task)
Pyramids -The ancient Egyptians built pyramids. Construct a square based pyramid out of paper/card/Lego or even cocktail sticks and marshmallows!
Egyptian music- ancient and modern
Research instruments that the ancient Egyptians would have used to make music. You could draw them and write about them or make your own ancient Egyptian instrument. You could use the PowerPoint to listen to Egyptian music and help you find out about the instruments played in ancient Egyptian times. powerpoint
Gods and Goddesses
The Ancient Egyptians believed in many different gods. Find out about some of them. What are their names? Draw them and write what they represent.
Research Egyptian food and plants. What have you learnt? Using this, design a menu of an Egyptian meal.
Find out about the pyramids in Egypt and complete the task sheet.