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Art Language Arts Math and Science Mummies Social Studies
 
Fun with Hieroglyphs
Create a large mixed media design using picture writing or hieroglyphs. Students can incorporate their own symbols into the design.
Wall Relief Plaque
Carve images and hieroglyphs on plaster poured into a shallow mold. The finished plaque resembles wall reliefs made for ancient Egyptian tombs.
Make Your Own Canopic Jars
Learn about Canopic Jars and model a set of four containers used by ancient Egyptians to hold mummified remains. Different tops are contstructed over plastic squeeze bottles. The symbolic meaning of each of the four different jar tops is discussed.


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