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Ancient Egyptians Learning Path

By Cal OFlynn

Discover the Ancient Egyptians!
10 resources in this Learning Path

1

BBC History: Egyptians

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/ancient/egyptians/ Added: 15 Apr 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Guide/notes

Gateway to the BBC's resources on Ancient Egypt. Covers daily life, pyramids, pharaohs, mummification, gods and beliefs, hieroglyphs. Excellent starting point for information.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
SESE History

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Suggestions for use: You probably won't need to go much further than this site when teaching about Ancient Egypt. Clear menu links to detailed information. Not hugely dynamic but does contain images and maps so will be useful for class computer.

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Suggestions for use: You probably won't need to go much further than this site when teaching about Ancient Egypt. Clear menu links to detailed information. Not hugely dynamic but does contain images and maps so will be useful for class computer.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
Special Needs:

2

Walk Around Ancient Egypt

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/ancient/explore-ancient-egypt.html Added: 15 Apr 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Guide/notes

Highly visual interactive with 360° panoramas and 'walkaround' photos. Walk around a pyramid or go inside a buriel chamber. Full transcripts available. Will certainly fuel the imagination.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
SESE History

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Suggestions for use: Present to the class on IWB. Get the students to tell you about the particular features you are walking around. Viry engaging.

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Suggestions for use: Present to the class on IWB. Get the students to tell you about the particular features you are walking around. Viry engaging.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
Special Needs:

3

The Pyramids

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid/ Added: 28 Jul 2005 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Other

Explore the pyramids of Egypt. Enter and wander through the chambers and passageways. Learn about the Pharaohs, who built the pyramids and how old they are.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
SESE History

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Suggestions for use: Wander through the pyramids, learn about the Pharaohs, who build the pyramids and how old they are.

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Suggestions for use: Wander through the pyramids, learn about the Pharaohs, who build the pyramids and how old they are.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
Special Needs:

4

Egyptian Symbols Hieroglyphs

http://edsitement.neh.gov/lesson-pl...figures-hieroglyphs#sect-background Added: 15 Apr 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Lesson Plan

Lesson activity that introduces students to the writing, art, and religious beliefs of ancient Egypt through hieroglyphs. Complete plan with introduction, objectives, activity, extension and link to resources.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
SESE History

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Suggestions for use: Complete lesson plan with Introduction, objectivesThis is a complete lesson plan with very detailed notes on all aspects of the lesson.

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Suggestions for use: Complete lesson plan with Introduction, objectivesThis is a complete lesson plan with very detailed notes on all aspects of the lesson.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
Special Needs:

5

Egyptian Mummy

http://www.schoolsliaison.org.uk/kids/egyptmummy.htm Added: 11 Aug 2010 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Game

Solve the clues to reveal the mummy! Part of Birmingham Museum's web adventures programme.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
SESE History

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Suggestions for use: Develop an understanding of chronology, in order to place people, events and topics studied in a broad historical sequence.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
Special Needs:

6

Write Your Name in Hieroglyphics

http://www.kidzone.ws/cultures/egypt/hieroglyph.htm Added: 03 Nov 2008 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Game

Learn all about hieroglyphics. Print off the various templates to create an Egyptian Banner in Hieroglyphics.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
SESE History

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Suggestions for use: Learn all about hieroglyphics. Print off the various templates to create an Egyptian Banner in Hieroglyphics.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
Special Needs:

7

Ancient Egypt

http://www.eyelid.co.uk/index.htm Added: 17 Aug 2005 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Other

Find lots of Egyptian info. There are stories of the great kings & queens. In the pyramid & temple section you can explore the ancient monuments; using interactive maps, photos, drawings, and paintings.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
SESE History

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

  • become familiar with aspects of the lives of these peoples
  • record the place of these peoples on appropriate timelines

Suggestions for use: Find lots of Egyptian info. There are stories of the great kings & queens. In the pyramid & temple section you can explore the ancient monuments; using interactive maps, photos, drawings, and painting

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

  • become familiar with some aspects of the lives of these peoples
  • record the place of these peoples on appropriate timelines

Suggestions for use: Find lots of Egyptian info. There are stories of the great kings & queens. In the pyramid & temple section you can explore the ancient monuments; using interactive maps, photos, drawings, and painting

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
Special Needs:

8

Quiz - Tutankhamun

https://www.ducksters.com/history/a..._egypt/king_tuts_tomb_questions.php Added: 18 Aug 2017 Contributor: Deirdre Ní Chearra Resource type: Assessment

A quiz about the tomb of Tutankhamun

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
SESE History

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

  • become familiar with aspects of the lives of these peoples
Asset type: Presentation
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
Special Needs:

9

Google Trek: Pyramids of Giza

https://www.google.com/maps/about/b.../streetview/treks/pyramids-of-giza/ Added: 04 Jul 2017 Contributor: Claire OLeary Resource type: Audio / Video / Simulation

Google Trek: Pyramids of Giza

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
SESE History

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

  • become familiar with aspects of the lives of these peoples
  • examine and become familiar with evidence we have which tells us about these people, especially evidence of these people which may be found locally
Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
Special Needs:

10

Egyptian Mummy Maker

http://discoverykids.com/games/mummy-maker/ Added: 17 Aug 2015 Contributor: Paul Ennis Resource type: Game

This activity can be played individually or with the whole class. You must create an Egyptian Mummy. It goes thought the various steps and tools the Egyptians used.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
SESE History

Strand: Early People /Ancient Societies

Strand unit: Egyptians

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

  • become familiar with aspects of the lives of these peoples
Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
Special Needs:

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