Social Studies

Ancient Egypt: Fascinating Facts

In this one-time class, we will touch on the most prominent and interesting events and beliefs of Ancient Egyptian civilizations, including putting ourselves in the shoes of people alive during that time.
14 total reviews for this teacher
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Completed by 28 learners
Class

55 minutes

per class

Meets once

8-12

year olds

4-10

learners per class

per learner

How does aOne-Timeclass work?

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Tue May 24

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Tuesday
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Description

Class Experience

This class is taught in English.
-Students will be able to identify key pieces of ancient Egyptian culture and beliefs 
- Students will discuss the importance of Egyptian achievements 
- Students will be able to describe the process of mummification and its importance to the Egyptian afterlife.  
- Students will identify necessities that ancient civilizations needed to settle in a region. 
There is no homework for this class - we will review what we discussed and learned at the end of class. 
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
55 minutes per week in class, and no time outside of class.
The process of mummification does include removing organs, such as the brain, intestines, etc. 
 (Smithsonian Magazine) 
Virtual Tour of Menna's Tomb (https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/virtually-tour-five-egyptian-landmarks-180974696/)
The Controversial Afterlife of King Tut (https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/controversial-afterlife-king-tut-180953400/) 
Oldest Known Mummification Manual Reveals How Egyptians Embalmed the Face (https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/ancient-egyptian-papyrus-demystifies-embalming-techniques-180977147/) 
Egyptian Mummies (https://www.si.edu/spotlight/ancientegypt/mummies#:~:text=The%20methods%20of%20embalming%2C%20or%20treating%20the%20dead,body%20in%20as%20life-like%20a%20manner%20as%20possible.)

(University of Manchester) 
Process of Mummification Simulation: (https://www.childrensuniversity.manchester.ac.uk/learning-activities/history/ancient-egypt/making-a-mummy/)
WorldHistory.org 
https://www.worldhistory.org/article/877/egyptian-afterlife---the-field-of-reeds/ 

Teacher

Mrs. Sadie Anderson
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Experienced Teacher BSED - Grades 4-9th
14 total reviews
25 completed classes

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