Have you ever wondered about sphinxes, hieroglyphs, mummification, or pharaohs? Explore ancient Egypt with your family through these online resources that children will love! Teachers, integrate ancient Egyptian works of art into your teaching with the lesson plan below.
Ancient Egypt for Families and Educators
For Kids and Families:
#MetKidsVideo — How to Weave a Basket
#MetKids Video — How Did They Get All This Art into the Museum?
#MetKids Blog — Paint Like an Egyptian
#MetKids Blog — Hounds and Jackals: A Game from an Ancient Egyptian Tomb
#MetKids Blog — Stories in Stone: How an Egyptian Temple Tells Its Story
#MetKids Blog — Tons of Tiny Hippos
#MetKids Blog — Two Blue Hippos
#MetKids Blog — A #MetKids Question for William the Hippo
Family Guide—The Temple of Dendur
Family Guide—Think Sphinx
Family Guide — Kids’ Q&A
Guía familiar — Las preguntas de los niños
Lesson Plan — Architecture and the Natural World