Everyday Life in Ancient Egypt
 
1. a) Put the above heading on a new page in your book.
   
b) Click your way through this interactive map on Egypt.
          You'll need your ear phones: Ancient Egypt, 31001200 B.C.
    c) Read this webpage and then do this 10 question Quiz. (Scroll down for the quiz)
    Record your score in your book on you
r 'Everyday Life in Ancient Egypt' page..

2.
a) Print off this activity sheet. Cut out the speech balloons and figures.
Match the speech balloons to the figures and then paste them in your book.
b) Label each picture with one of the following words:
    Pharaoh, Soldiers, High Priest, Visier, Slave, Farmers, Scribe.
              (This site might help you if you are unsure of the terms.)

c) Lightly colour some of the pictures.

3. Turn to a new page and turn your page sideways.
Halfway down the page, and in the middle of the page, put the heading: 'Everyday life in ancient Egypt'.
From this heading design a coloured mindmap on the topic: Everyday life in ancient Egypt.
Right mouse click the above link and select 'open in new tab'
.

In the link above, look at past mind maps students have made.
Or if you don't want to draw it free-hand, you could use MS Word - Page Layout/Orientation/Landscape, then Insert/Shapes/Callouts
Or you could try using one of the mind map makers.

Around this heading in the middle of your page, make point form notes on the different aspects of life you want to make notes on in your mindmap.

Before you begin explore this interactive web site. (Open and click the links on the left.)

Also you can get information from this web page or Google other sites on everyday life in ancient Egypt, such as:
http://www.museedelhistoire.ca/cmc/exhibitions/civil/egypt/egcl01e.shtml

http://www.kidsgen.com/ancient_egypt/daily_life.htm


If you have space you could also put small pictures around your mind map.