Akhenaten Lesson

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Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of the pharaoh Akhenaten in Ancient Egypt. They will develop an awareness of the key personalities, events, and concepts associated with his time in power. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading, source analysis, research, and watching options, as well as the chance to engage in extension activities. This lesson includes a self-marking quiz for students to demonstrate their learning.

How would you like to learn?

Option 1: Reading

Step 1: Download a copy of the reading questions worksheet below:

Akhenaten Reading Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by reading the following webpage:

Option 2: Using sources

Step 1: Download a copy of the source analysis worksheet below:

Akhenaten Source Analysis.docx
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by using the following sources:

Option 3: Internet research

Download a copy of the research worksheet and use the internet to complete the tables.

Akhenaten Research.docx
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Option 4: Watch video

Step 1: Download a copy of the viewing questions worksheet:

Akhenaten Viewing Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by watching the video below:

Test your learning

Extension activities

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