Ancient Egyptian Pyramids Lesson

© History Skills
© History Skills

Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain a chronological understanding of pyramids in Ancient Egypt. They will develop an awareness of Egyptian funerary customs and practices, burial in tombs, and the development of this architectural feature over time, as well as 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: Readings

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

Pyramids 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 questions worksheet below and use the internet to complete the tables.

Pyramids Research.docx
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Extension activities

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