Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs Lesson

© History Skills
© History Skills

Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of writing systems in Ancient Egypt. They will develop an awareness of the technical vocabulary in this topic and its significance in history. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading and research 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:

Hieroglyphs Reading Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by reading the webpage below:

Option 2: Internet research

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

Hieroglyphs Research.docx
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Extension activities

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