What is the name of the ancient civilization that lived along the Nile river?
Exploring Ancient Egypt
Learn about the fascinating history of Ancient Egypt. Discover the culture, religion and economy of this ancient civilization. Uncover the secrets of the amazing civilization that lasted for over 3,000 years!
Pyramids: Giant structures built from stone to serve as tombs for the Pharaohs and their families. Hieroglyphics: A writing system used by the Ancient Egyptians, consisting of symbols and pictures. Pharaoh: The title given to the rulers of Ancient Egypt.
What do you think was the most impressive accomplishment of the Ancient Egyptians?
- Building the Pyramids
- Inventing Hieroglyphics
- Developing Medicine
- Creating Papyrus
In Ancient Egypt, cats were seen as sacred animals and were even mummified after death! The Great Pyramid of Giza is estimated to have been built with over 2.3 million stone blocks. The ancient Egyptians believed in many gods and goddesses that each had their own role in maintaining order in the universe.
Draw / write: What were some of the major accomplishments of Ancient Egyptian civilization?
Draw / write: What do we know about the daily life of Ancient Egyptians?
What would it have been like to live in Ancient Egypt?
How might Ancient Egypt have been different if it had access to modern technology?