Discover Ancient Egypt

Key Stage One, Two & Three

Cross Curricular

Using investigative and documentation skills pupils turn reporter for the day as they travel back in time to explore Egyptian discoveries of the 1920s and 1930's.

Excavate archaeological finds from the digging pits, discover the Pyramids and who built them and practice embalming and mummification.

This hands on workshop is ideally suited for the key stage 2 programs of study 'Civilizations'.


National Curriculum

KS1 History

  • Events beyond living memory that are significant nationally or globally.
  • The lives of significant individuals in the past who have contributed to national and international achievements. Some should be used to compare aspects of life in different periods
  • Significant historical events, people and places in their own locality
  • KS2 History

  • The achievements of the earliest civilizations - an overview of when and where the first civilizations appeared and a depth study of one of the following. Ancient Egypt.......
  • KS1 English (Statutory Requirements)

  • Listen and respond appropriately to adults and their peers.
  • Participate in discussions, presentations, performances, role-play, improvisations and debates
  • QCA Schemes of work

    History KS1 & 2

    Unit 10
    What can we find out about Ancient Egypt from what has survived.