Horbury Bridge CE

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History

Egyptians

Our exploration of Ancient Egypt includes:

  • Investigating what an archaeologist does and presenting this using iMovie
  • Writing a letter of application to join an archaeological dig
  • Considering the features of Egyptian paintings and what these represent
  • Writing the diary of the Water Boy who discovered Tutankhamun's tomb
  • Designing a 'grabber' using levers, to pick up objects through a hole in the tomb doorway 
  • Debating the morals and ethics of tomb excavations: was Howard Carter just a tomb robber?
  • Mummifying fruit
  • Handling real Ancient Egyptian objects at Leeds Discovery Centre
  • Writing 'Trip Advisor' reviews of the Discovery Centre

 Leeds Discovery Centre

 

 Art, mummification, technology

 World War 2