We found 46 reviewed resources for ancient egyptian beliefs
Ancient Egypt: Life After Death and MummiesLesson Planet
5th - 7th
Oh my! Life after death, but how? Learn all about the ancient Egyptian custom of mummification. Each colorful slide provides a how and why related to burial customs, Egyptian religious beliefs, and the process of mummification. A great...
Ancient Egyptian & World Religions: Views of the AfterlifeLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Young scholars compare and contrast major world religions of today with the religious beliefs of Ancient Egypt. Each student group is assigned one of the 5 major world religions. They make a presentation to the class.
Ancient Egypt : Ancient Civilizations, Rosetta StoneLesson Planet
6th - 7th
Students gain an understanding of Ancient Egyptian's physical make up and appreciate the importance of the Rosetta stone because it unlocked the secret of the Ancient Egyptian writing system. They also get to play an Egyptian board game.
The Egyptian Book of the Dead: A Guidebook for the UnderworldLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 10th
There's much more to ancient Egyptian burial practices than mummies and crypts. Viewers explore some of the beliefs that motivated the elaborate rites practiced long ago with a video that includes a description of the creation of and the...
Eclipse Classroom Activities: Cultural Significance ProjectLesson Planet
1st - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What better way to celebrate eclipses than across cultures? Explore myths of solar and lunar eclipses from ancient cultures like the Chinese, Ancient Greek, Mesoamerican, Incan, Egyptian, Ancient Babylonian, and Middle Eastern. Learners...
The Weighing of the Heart Ceremony: The After LifeLesson Planet
5th - 7th
There is nothing more fascinating than ancient civilizations. Take a journey into the afterlife with a look at the Egyptian weighing of the heart ceremony. Kids will love learning about Ammut the devourer, Horus, and Osiris as they...
Egyptian Tomb Art: Expressions of Religious BeliefsLesson Planet
Ninth graders are introduced to the Prown's technique of describing various objects. As a class, they view pictures of the pyramids in Egypt and discuss how the size and shape of them show their belief in eternal life and religion. ...