King Tut and the Great Pharaohs of Egypt field trip (Watch the Virtual…
King Tut and the Great Pharaohs of Egypt field trip
Giza is located just outside what Ancient City?
How many blocks were used building the pyramids?
How many years did it take to build them?
When did construction begin on the pyramids?
4,500 years ago
What is a Necropolis? Why are the Pyramids referred to that way?
A cemetery it is that way because it was were people had died and some barried
List two purposes of the pyramids.
for kings and kings. and for bad souls
What materials were used in building the pyramids?
limestone, pink granite, basalt, and alabaster.”
We are going on a field trip to Giza to see the Pyramids.
who is Howard Carter (google)
was a British archaeologist and Egyptologyist
Watch the Virtual Tour of the Great Pyramids. On your Coggle, describe 10 interesting things you saw.
It is thought that he had nearly 200 children during his long life.
is son Merchantmen became pharaoh after he died.
21 37BC and many people thought that the star has some type of thing with peopele
the well shaft was also an accompanying chamber
Merneptah was his thirteenth son and was around 60 years old when he took the throne.
the dug shaft was done after the pyramid
5,000 chariots were used in the Battle of Kadesh.
bottomless pit was for bad souls
Some historians think that Ramses was the pharaoh from the Bible
the decending passageway goes hundreds of feet downward
who Moses demanded that he free the Israelite
Ramses include Ramesses II, Ramesses the Great, and Ozymandias.
It is estimated that around 5,000 chariot
merchantmen his 13th son became a pharaoh
packs the body with something
dried out the body
Egyptians believed the body needs to be preserved
Darius the 1st
Darius I was a great ruler that united his country into a major empire.
Darius great ruler country
Darius I was defeated at the Battle of Marathon by the Athenian Army.
Darius defeated battle army
Darius I is an important figure in a biblical story.
important in bible story
walk like an Egypt
The political order of Egypt around 3200 BC was based on wealthy farmers who emerged as leaders.
wealthy farmers who emerged
The factor contributed most to the growth of trade in the New Kingdom on Egypt's conquest of distant lands.
New Kingdom on Egypt's conquest
Memphis was the capital of Egypt from 2950 BC to 2180 BC. Some historians estimate that, during its peak, Memphis was the largest city in the world.
New Kingdom on Egypt's conques
The Great Sphinx and Stonehenge are similar due to both being megaliths and it is one of the largest stone sculptures in the world.
The Great Sphinx and Stonehenge
The Great Sphinx guards the Great Pyramid and is a human head on a lion's body.
Great Sphinx guards
King Tut's tomb is in the Valley of the Kings near Luxor, Egypt. This was where the Pharaohs and powerful nobles were buried for around 500 years during the history of Ancient Egypt.
King Tut's tomb
Egyptians believed the dead enjoyed such materials in the afterlife such as King Tut's tomb actually having board games in it.
afterlife Egyptians believed tomb
While King Tut is the most well known of the Pharaohs, Ramses II was the greatest pharaoh of ancient Egypt.
Ramses II was the greatest pharaoh