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Egyptian Artefacts

Local History- route to St Mary’s Church looking at The Toby on the way and waving to some residents of Marlborough Court

Sketches of our old and new buildings in Skelmersdale


Skara Brae

Our woolly mammoths

Understanding how the Stone Age to Iron Age fits into British history

Stone Age Zoom presentation with Robin Price

Stone Age

We’ve been learning about mummification

We made mummies and sarcophagi

Thankfully our Mummies were accepted into the after life

To help our understanding of chronology we talked about civilisations which came before and after the Ancient Egyptians

Looking at some Egyptian artefacts


Iron Age Houses

Natron findings

Recording some of our Egyptian knowledge

We wonder how the Natron experiment is going ?

All our mummies have travelled with Ra at sunset and Osiris is now looking after them.

Preparing for the journey to the underworld

Preparing our mummies

Our Natron experiment. We’ll have to be patient. Wait and watch. Would this have helped preserve a body?

Speaking and listening with our talk partner about everyday life in Ancient Egypt

Using photographs of artefacts to ask questions about the past

Where did the Ancient Egyptians live?