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I know what the ancient Egyptians did for entertainment comprehension

I know what the ancient Egyptians did for entertainment comprehension

Short comprehension task about what the ancient Egyptians did for entertainment. Differentiated to suit 3 ability groups. Includes games for adults; children's games and Egyptian parties. Questions with each paragraph to make them more achievable for the children. Word files and PDF versions included.
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Food in Ancient Egypt Comprehension

Food in Ancient Egypt Comprehension

Challenging comprehension text about the foods that were and were not available in ancient Egypt. Two versions with questions and again with sentence starters. Both Word files and PDF files included.
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Ancient Egyptian God Fact File

Ancient Egyptian God Fact File

Simple fact file for children to complete about their chosen god. After research the children will need to draw an illustration of their chosen god, write the god's name in both English and hieroglyphs in a cartouche. Explain what their chosen god was 'god of' and any other interesting facts about the mythology that surrounds their chosen god. Two fact files to fit on one page. Both Word files and PDF included.
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Mummification Process of Ancient Egypt

Mummification Process of Ancient Egypt

Children will learn about the mummification process. This activity will show 8 illustrations of the mummification process. Children can write about each stage in the spaces provided or they can use the differentiated information cards (to suit 3 ability groups) to sort and order. These papyrus information squares will fit the spaces exactly to create a finished text about mummification. Quality activity.
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Howard Carter Newspaper Comprehension

Howard Carter Newspaper Comprehension

Comprehension task about the discovery of Tutankhamen's tomb. Ancient Egypt themed. Newspaper text about the discovery included in a newspaper style. Superb to discus features of the text such as use of quotes. Questions for children to respond to the text differentiated to suit 3 ability groups. Quality activity. All files both in Word and PDF.
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Howard Carter Quotes in a Newspaper Lesson

Howard Carter Quotes in a Newspaper Lesson

Using and punctuating quotes in a newspaper task. A full 'outstanding observed' lesson quality lesson including lesson plan and presentations. The children will think about questions to ask Howard Carter (about his discovery of Tutankhamen's tomb) and then hot seat to gather quotes to add in to a newspaper text. Both questions activity worksheets and newspaper quotes worksheets are differentiated to suit 3 ability groups. All files are Word or PowerPoint. Word mat included to prompt children on collected quotes and helpful spellings to help them with the activity.
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Features of a newspaper: Rosetta Stone

Features of a newspaper: Rosetta Stone

An activity where children have to identify the different features of a newspaper. Includes a newspaper text about the Rosetta Stone. Includes a features of a newspaper checklist and a short presentation to help the children identify the features and discuss the text. Good resource to discuss the Rosetta stone and the decoding of hieroglyphics. For use in English or Topic lessons learning about the Ancient Egyptians.
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Comprehension of an Ancient Egyptian Myth of Osiris, Isis and Seth

Comprehension of an Ancient Egyptian Myth of Osiris, Isis and Seth

Super comprehension of an Ancient Egyptian myth. This is the traditional Ancient Egyptian myth of how Seth tricks Osiris and chops his body into fourteen pieces! Isis finds all the pieces and sends him to the underworld where he becomes the ruler. Differentiated questions to suit 3 ability groups. Text sheet and question sheets included. Word and PDF Versions included.
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Speech bubbles and Inverted commas Ancient Egypt Theme

Speech bubbles and Inverted commas Ancient Egypt Theme

All activities are themed on Ancient Egypt. Children will convert speech into speech bubbles and then for a second task convert speech bubbles into written speech using inverted commas. Includes differentiated first task and then a second task suitable as an extension. Presentation included. Word and PDF files included.
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Ancient Egypt Myth Comprehension The Birth of Osiris and Isis

Ancient Egypt Myth Comprehension The Birth of Osiris and Isis

Comprehension task. A creation myth from Ancient Egypt about the creation of the world and the gods Isis and Osiris. Included is the text and differentiated questions for 3 ability groups. Also included is a speaking and listening activity lesson of retelling the myth and ordering illustrations accordingly. Quality resource. This can lead to extended writing with a task of writing a sequel to the myth. Both Word and PDF files are included.
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