Ancient Egypt Stations with Key Questions Graphic Organizer
This content rich, Common Core activity is student centered and visual.The activity has 6 stations detailing the geography, achievements, social classes, leadership, economy and religion of Ancient Egypt. Readings come with pictures, charts and maps. Questions and informational activities are underneath the reading AND on a separate worksheet for teacher choice.
Canopic Jars were used as containers in which to hold the internal organs of the deceased that was going to be mummified. The baboon-headed Hapy guarded the lungs. The human-headed Imsety was the guardian of the liver. Jackal-headed Duamutef guarded the stomach and upper intestines and falcon-headed Qebehsenuef guarded the lower intestines.
KEMET Kemetism (also Kemeticism, both from Egyptian kmt or Kemet, the native name of Ancient Egypt), also sometimes referred to as Neterism (from ntr (Coptic noute) "deity"), or Egyptian Neopaganism, is the contemporary revival of Ancient Egyptian religion and related expressions of religion in classical and late antiquity, emerging during the 1970s. A Kemetic is one who follows Kemetism.
Ancient Egypt is such a fun historical period to learn about with kids. Mummies and pyramids and pharaohs are fascinating. Here are some great ancient Egypt activities for kids. We used them in conjunction with Story of the World Ancient Times but they really go well with any ancient studies curriculum. Make your …