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81 resources with the concept mummies

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The Achievements and Challenges of Egypt

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Awesome, that is all I have to say! This set of lessons provides learners with an understanding of ancient Egyptian laws, lifestyle, religion, and culture. It engages them in a critical analysis activity regarding the film, "The Prince...
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A Journey Through Ancient Egypt

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Young archaeologists have an opportunity to learn about ancient Egypt courtesy of the materials in a resource that prepares classes for a visit to the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum. After examining information about the Predynastic Period,...
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The King of Bling

For Students 5th Standards
Challenge scholars to apply reading comprehension skills with an informational text the discovery and exhibition of King Tut's tomb. Learners read a short passage then show what they know as they answer four multiple choice questions and...
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How to Make a Mummy

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Were the ancient Egyptians successful in evading decomposition during the mummification process? What happens to the human body after death? This fascinating video combines a study of biology and the mummification process of some ancient...
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Egypt

For Teachers 4th - 8th Standards
From pharaohs and pyramids to the mummification process, this packet is a fantastic resource for studying ancient Egypt! Worksheets not only review key terms and practices that are foundational to ancient Egyptian culture, such as...
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Otzi: The Iceman Worksheet

For Students 6th - 9th Standards
Learners work together to research and present their findings on the 20th century archaeological phenomenon of Ötzi the Iceman! This is a well-organized worksheet that guides class members through researching the story of the find,...
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What is a Dino Mummy?

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Excite your class with this clip that describes one of the most interesting dinosaur finds ever. Found by a high school student, a completely articulated mummified hadrosaur was uncovered in the high deserts of North Dakota. Why are...
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Ancient Egypt

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Pupils complete a series of activities to discover life in ancient Egypt. They create want ads for pyramid workers, design vocabulary flash cards and dictionaries, and research famous Egyptians. They also research the "Curse of the...
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Egypt: Ancient Civilizations

For Teachers 7th - 10th
A good way to cover ancient Egypt in a short amount of time, this presentation addresses the most important aspects of the mysterious kingdom. A list of relevant vocabulary words, as well as a short review activity at the end, help to...
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The Ancient Middle East

For Teachers 6th - 10th
King Tutankhamon, Queen Nefertiti, and many other names literally written in stone are featured in these slides about the culture of Ancient Egypt. Whether used as an introduction to a unit on Egypt, or as a tool to elaborate on the...
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Mummy Said There's Be Days Like This

For Teachers 6th - 8th
A fantastic lesson on the contributions of ancient Egypt to society. Your class will be led on a wonderful, cross-curricular journey that introduces them to many aspects of this fascinating society. Geometric measurement, linear...
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Fish Mummy

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Students mummify a fish. For this mummification lesson, students follow the steps of mummification to make a fish mummy over the course of five weeks.
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Ancient Egypt Thematic Unit

For Teachers 7th - 8th
This incredible resource for social studies teachers includes materials to support a dynamic 10-day unit on Ancient Egypt, from basic geographic features and culture to mummification, hieroglyphics, and art and architecture.
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Mummification: Reading Study Guide

For Students 6th - 8th
Kids love to learn about ancient rights and practices, and nothing seems more fascinating that Egyptian mummification. Help them learn as they read with a well-organized study guide. They read to define each of the 29 questions, 18...
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Ancient Egypt: Life After Death and Mummies

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Oh my! Life after death, but how? Learn all about the ancient Egyptian custom of mummification. Each colorful slide provides a how and why related to burial customs, Egyptian religious beliefs, and the process of mummification. A great...
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Who Wants to be a Millionaire: Ancient Egypt

For Teachers 6th - 8th
"Who was the most famous Egyptian?" "What were pyramids used for?" These are two of the great review questions you'll find in this fun, ancient Egypt review game. Kids will use their knowledge of Egypt's past to win the game.
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Describe with Adjectives - Mummy

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this adjectives worksheet, students describe a mummy with adjectives and then put them in sentences. Students complete 5 sentences.
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Mummification

For Students 4th - 8th
In this social studies instructional activity, students examine the vocabulary words for mummification and the answers are found by clicking the button at the bottom of the page.
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King Tutankhamen--The Boy Pharaoh

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students study the life and afterlife of King Tutankhamen. They use the classroom text, video resources, the internet, and teacher directed activities to reach their goal. Students explore the concept that his life opened up a whole new...
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Egyptian Mummification

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students explore Egyptian mummification and burial practices. They conduct research on gods, goddesses, afterlife, and mummification. Students dissect and mummify a frog "pharaoh and create a tomb wall for their frog "pharaoh."
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Rebirth and Renewal

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Pupils identify and compare ancient Egyptian and contemporary symbols of rebirth and renewal and use artwork and writing to visually illustrate their opinions.
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Engineering an Empire - Egypt - Part 9/10

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Shades of Indiana Jones and Ramses II! False burial chambers and pits are all features of the most thoroughly decorated of all the Valley of the Kings tombs. Part nine also looks at the engineering techniques used to create Abu Simbel as...
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Engineering an Empire - Egypt - Part 3/10

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Imagine organizing and providing for a workforce of 10,000, just one of the many challenges facing Imhotep, the architect of the worldÕs first stone step pyramid. Images and re-enactments enliven part three of the series on ancient...
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The Dino Mummy, A Tour of the Body

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Casey Gardener takes your class to meet Leonardo, one of the most intact dinosaur mummies ever found. A prominent paleontologist takes you on a tour of the dinosaur's body, showing how fossils and mummies can tell the story of life as it...