This activity show students how the Egyptians would have mummified a person. This activity is very hands on and will give the students an experience that will last in their memory for a long time. I have included picture of this process to ensure clarity. This is a step by step lesson about how to m
This is a hands-on experiment "how to" despcription of mummifying a pumpkin and how it parallels the mummification process of ancient Egyptian times. It includes a procedural writing assignment and rubric.
I created this Powerpoint to teach my Ancient History class about the process of Egyptian Mummification. It includes a detailed description of the 7 steps of embalming with pictures. The bolded words on the powerpoint are the information that is included on the test I created.
NEW!!! The powerpoint
This is a foldable that teaches students the steps of mummification. You will need a blank piece of white paper for each foldable.
-Powerpoint with steps of mummification
This bundle highlights my informational PowerPoint presentation on the process of Egyptian mummification including pictures, steps, examples of burial masks, and an interactive site where students can practice the process themselves!
**All bolded info in the PowerPoint is what the students should s
This is a basic 2 flap fold-able to show a visual representation of the mummification process. All artwork is my own creation.
The two squares are the exact same size, but if your school copiers are anything like mine, it may take a bit of fidgeting to get them to copy exactly. I hope it's help
This lesson allows for cooperative learning groups, interactive computer activities and individual writing activities. It allows students to really think about each step of the mummification process and why certain tools were used and why certain steps were taken.
Page 1- K-W-L for students to bra
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Worksheet printable about the video on the Egyptian mummification process. The objective of this activity is to learn about the process of mummification in Ancient Egypt and its religion.
The printable consists of the following sections:
Ancient Civilizations Complete Curriculum
This complete curriculum resource has over 700 pages/slide of material covering Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Egypt, Israel, Ancient India, Ancient China, Ancient Greece, and Ancient Rome. This resource contains 35 individual units/products! There are 7 unit
Ancient Egypt Unit Interactive Notebook Graphic Organizers
After reading the included informational text, students use these interactive notebook graphic organizers to help them organize information about the Ancient Egyptians.
Help your students learn essential Ancient Egyptian content using th
Ancient Civilization STEM & STEAM Challenges Bundle!
Cross-curricular challenges for students who are studying Ancient Civilizations!
This resource is part of the Ancient Civilizations Curriculum Bundle
These resources have science, technology, engineering, and measurement activities to do wi
Ancient Egypt: Fun and Engaging Projects
SUBJECT AREA: Social Studies, Ancient Civilizations
LEVEL: Upper Elementary, Middle School
Are you looking for some new and exciting ways to spruce up your unit on Ancient Egypt? Use these resources to get your students excited about the Nile River, Mummie
Ancient Egypt STEM & STEAM Challenges
Cross-curricular challenges for students who are studying Ancient Civilizations and Ancient Egypt!
This resource has science, technology, engineering, and measurement activities to do with your upper elementary kids that will really enhance their learning!
Ancient Egypt Potato Mummy Lab Activity by Miss Middle School Teacher
This is a great lab to use in tandem with a lesson on ancient Egyptian mummification, as an introduction to the mummification process, or as an extension activity for students needing enrichment opportunities. The ancient Egyptia
This fun and interactive activity teaches students about ancient Egyptian mummification through reenactment. Students will role play while they learn how to "mummify" one of their classmates, who will play the part of the deceased pharaoh. The rest of the class will pretend to be embalmers and othe
This product is set of bundle of activities for your students to learn about the mummification process in ancient Egypt. Your students will love the multimedia online assignments and hands-on activities! The bundle includes
- Detailed lesson plan and procedures
- Embalm Your Own Online
This 26 Page "All About Egypt" country study mini booklet project is perfect your upcoming Egypt unit, lesson, multicultural study, cultural fair, or country study. Full of information about Egypt, this fun coloring book includes information about Egypt written in engaging student friendly informati
This is a great way to conclude your study on ancient Egypt! Students will go through the mummification process of a famous "pharaoh" in which they will actually mummify it and build a sarcophagus for it. NExt, they will compile a research report on their mummified "pharaoh" and present this along
In this STEM project students will:
Research online an ancient Egyptian Pharaoh (Technology)
Build a pyramid for the Pharaoh (Engineering)
Measure the volume and surface area of the pyramid (Math)
Mummify a doll to better understand the mummification process (Science)
Build a Sarcophagus for your P
This product is a COMPLETE Ancient Egypt Unit that can be used in a variety of ways!!!
-As INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK pages
--> I like to shrink my pages down to 75% - 80%, and print them for my students’ notebooks
--> This keeps my students organized and keeps their work nice and neat!
-As a STUDE
In this lesson students will learn about the mummification process used in ancient Egypt. They will read a description of the process, read a mummy poem that wonders all the history that could be communicated if the mummy was still alive. Finally, students will have cut ups of the nine different ste
A great activity for studying Ancient Egypt or make mummies for Halloween. In this activity, students learn about the mummification process by making apple mummies.
In the first part, students test different salt solutions to see which works the best to preserve apple slices. They also read about
Did you know that the Egyptians used thyme as part of the mummification process?
This 42 page ‘fun and facts’ Herbs and Spice booklet is designed to accompany and add depth to your herb growing and eating experiences!
Please check out the preview for a closer look at the resources in this pac
This is a PAPERLESS activity that utilizes Google Drive! Students will be working within a Digital Interactive Notebook. They will be examining vocabulary, geography, watching video clips, reflecting, pair-sharing...All within the Google Slide download link! Also provided is a detailed Power Poin
This is a fun social studies activity! It requires the students to go on the computer either alone or with a partner and complete a little "scavenger hunt." They answer several questions about Ancient Egypt including the geography, the mummification process and more!
Ancient Egyptian mummies are very cool, and middle school students enjoy learning about them. They like making them even more! This lecture covers the questions: What is a mummy, who was made into mummies, what are animal mummies, and how were animal mummies made? The students will take notes about
This webquest was updated on 10/28/2017 because of changes to the website.
Students will gain basic knowledge about the history of Ancient Egypt by completing an internet-based worksheet. The Ancient Egypt History and Timeline Webquest uses a great website created by the Children’s University of Ma
This is a PAPERLESS activity in which your students are going to examine and analyze the topic of the afterlife as well as the process of mummification! Here are the activities included within this resource:
-Pyramids of Egypt Video Activity (hyperlinked and embedded video)
Ancient Egyptian tombs are very important because they help modern people understand how they lived and what they believed. Many burials goods and artifacts were everyday items used in ancient Egypt, but some items were specifically created to be buried in a tomb or pyramid.
All images are saved as
This webquest is used in association with a web book produced by the Salariya Book Company which has been published online and is freely accessible via the website listed here:
Students use this guide to answer questions as they navigate through the digital
28 slides Includes: maps of Egypt, info. on Nile River,pyramids,Great Sphinx,King Tut, mummification process (kid friendly terms), Hieroglyphics, Egyptian timeline, quiz
There are many amazing pictures to capture your students' attention.
This is a visually appealing and engaging PowerPoint on Ancient Egypt. The information is very thorough, yet written in student-friendly language. Each slide has animated bullet points so that the information is presented more clearly. There are also activities for students to do as well as interac
This lesson consists of everything you need to teach and have fun explaining the Ancient Egyptian Mummification Process. It includes everything you will need. From a full power point explaining the process all materials (except a shoe box, toilet paper roll and stuffed animal that students bring fr
Ancient Egypt Activities Resource Bundle!
This bundled product contains the following 5 StudentSavvy resources!
Ancient Egypt Interactive Notebook
Ancient Egypt Interactive PowerPoint
Ancient Egypt STEM Challenges
Ancient Egypt Google Classroom Student Projects
Ancient Egypt Assessments / Exam / Te
A FREE rock song about the mummification process in Ancient Egypt. A great resource for assemblies, music lessons or generally just for singing along to.
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Students will revisit the time of the Ancient Egyptians by reenacting the embalming and mummification process through the use of a chicken. This will be an activity that the students will love and will not soon forget!!
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I am very excited to introduce my latest informational text comprehension product based on the book "Mummies, Pyramids, and Pharaohs" by Gail Gibbons. Included you will find a variety of challenging literacy activities based on the book being read aloud to your students. As early literacy learners a
Comprehensive, engaging, and fun! This Ancient Egypt Bundle is perfect for 5th-8th grade. From an overview of Egyptian life, geography, a discovery of the 10 most famous pharaohs, to a look at the purpose of the pyramids, and the mummification process, this Ancient Egypt Bundle covers it all! Intera
The mummies of Egypt provide the fascinating subject matter for this engaging mystery and wonder informational passage, which focuses mainly on the unwrapping of mummies and what we have learned about life and health in ancient Egypt from this. The text also gives background on the mummification pro
This mummy foldable helps students understand what a mummy is and how the mummification process works. It includes directions, notes to include in the foldable, the templates to make the foldable, and a bonus activity about canopic jars. Student examples are included as well, so you can see what the
As part of our unit on ancient Egypt, I have students create life-sized mummies. As they make their mummy, they learn about the mummification process, hieroglyphics, gods, afterlife etc. A fun and exciting way to incorporate all of these things into a hands-on project.
This is a complete lesson plan with everything you need to mummify a banana. It really works! Students will simulate the mummification process, and after about 40 days will have a complete, mummified banana inside a sarcophagus that they can take home.
All materials are listed along with directions
This is a complete unit on ancient Egypt!
*Powerpoint (informational- notes)
*Two different types of note sheets for differentiated instruction
*Interactive map and key
*Map scavenger hunt
*Timeline and key
*Mummification process foldable activity
*Vocabulary handout t
Add to your Egyptian unit with this PowerPoint and Interactive Notebook Activity combination. PowerPoint presentation includes information about Upper and Lower Egypt, gods and goddesses, and the mummification process. Hyperlinks for a short video (History.com) and an interactive website are inclu
Students can fill out this worksheet as they complete an online interactive about mummification. This worksheet allows students to demonstrate their knowledge of the mummification process in ancient Egypt.
This PDF resource is a Student Comprehension Question Packet to go along with the NON-FICTION book, Mummies and Their Mysteries by Charlotte Wilcox. According to Fountas and Pinnell, the book is a Level X and would be appropriate for grades 5-8; however, the appropriate grade level will vary based o
This webquest is designed to be used as part of an Ancient Egypt unit in a World Civilizations or World History course. Students visit various websites to learn about polytheism and the Gods worshipped by Ancient Egyptians, examine hieroglyphics and learn how to spell their name in hieroglyphs, expe
Using Discovery Kids website, this activity has loads of info about Egyptian mummification, and allows kids to research important basic info and then allows participation in a simply animated mummification process. KEY INCLUDED!
With inner-city 7th graders, this took 2 class periods in the compute