King Tut and the Great Pharaohs of Egypt-Field Trip TIME!!! (Virtual Tour…
King Tut and the Great Pharaohs of Egypt-Field Trip TIME!!!
I. We are going on a field trip to Giza to see the Pyramids.
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?
5000 years ago
What is a Necropolis? Why are the Pyramids referred to that way?
its a pyramid and that just how they refers to them as
List two purposes of the pyramids.
to house dead ruers and to keep spirts alive
What materials were used in building the pyramids?
sand blocks and granite
who is Howard carter google
was a British archaeologist and Egyptology who became world-famous after discovering the intact tomb of the 18th Dynasty Pharaoh, Tutankhamen, in November 1922.
Virtual Tour of the Great Pyramids
descending passage way goes down hundreds of feet at a 26 degree angle
queen chamber is different from king chamber
well shaft was dug from below
ceiling in grand gallery is 25 feet high
granite plugs put in passage way to keep people from going up it
used ceiling of grand gallery to make calender's
well shaft was a way to get into pyramid
end of king chamber was a perfect rectangle
has a deep abis
whole tomb was burial of Khufu
Mummy Maker Game
the scarab was a June beadle to symbolize rebirth
wrapped it in linen twice
placed amulets on body after they wrapped it in linen
painted eyes on coffin so bodies can see through coffin wall for eternity
i covered the body with resin
Ramses II was in line to become Pharaoh of Egypt
Ramses was the Prince of Egypt at 15
By the age of 22 he was leading battles by himself
He expanded the Egyptian empire and secured its borders against attackers
grew up in the royal court of Egypt
The Great Sphinx and Stonehenge are similar due to both being megaliths and it is one of the largest stone sculptures in the world.
Great Sphinx ,Stonehenge megaliths and world
The Great Sphinx guards the Great Pyramid and is a human head on a lion's body.
guards great pyramid human and lion
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 , valley, luxor, and pharaohs
Egyptians believed the dead enjoyed such materials in the afterlife such as King Tut's tomb actually having board games in it.
Egyptians dead afterlife games
While King Tut is the most well known of the Pharaohs, Ramses II was the greatest pharaoh of ancient Egypt.
king tut rammes 2 greatest Egypt
The political order of Egypt around 3200 BC was based on wealthy farmers who emerged as leaders.
political Egypt farmers leaders
The factor contributed most to the growth of trade in the New Kingdom on Egypt's conquest of distant lands.
growth trade new kingdom distant lands
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.
Memphis largest city world
Darius I was a great ruler that united his country into a major empire.
darius l greatst rulercountry empire
Darius I was defeated at the Battle of Marathon by the Athenian Army.
defeated battle Athenian army
Darius I is an important figure in a biblical story.
important figure biblical history