Ancient Egyptian Society Lesson

© History Skills
© History Skills

Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of society in Ancient Egypt. They will develop an awareness of the social structure of ancient Egypt, including slaves, farmers, craftsmen, merchants, scribes, soldiers, priests, Vizers, Nomarchs and Pharaoh. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading, 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: Readings

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

Egyptian Society 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 table.

Egyptian Society Research Questions.docx
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Option 3: Watch video

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

Egyptian Society Viewing Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by watching the following video:

Watch on YouTube

Test your learning

Extension activities

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