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Lesson Five – Ancient Egyptian Tombs

This history teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to investigate and report on the discovery of some Ancient Egyptian artefacts found inside tombs. The class can record information that could be obtained from different artefacts discovered inside a tomb.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to investigate and report on the discovery of some Ancient Egyptian artefacts found inside tombs

Learning Objectives

How to find out about the events, people and changes studied from an appropriate range of sources of information. Ask and answer questions, and to select and record information relevant to the focus of the enquiry.

Learning Outcomes

I know that we can find out about what happened in the past by examining artefacts left behind. I can ask and suggest answers to questions to investigate cultures from the past.

Ancient Egyptian Tombs

Teaching sequence to help the children investigate and report on the discovery of some Ancient Egyptian artefacts found inside tombs

Tomb Artefacts

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children describe some of the different objects used by the Ancient Egyptians

Tomb Report

Shared reading text for whole class discussion to help the children describe how historians use primary sources for find out about life in the past

Tomb Notes

Template to help the children record their observations and descriptions of historical artefacts found in an Ancient Egyptian tomb

Ancient Egyptian Tombs

Interactive activity to help the children investigate and report on the discovery of some Ancient Egyptian artefacts found inside tombs

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to investigate and report on the discovery of some Ancient Egyptian artefacts found inside tombs

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