We had an amazing time in the National Museum of Scotland! We found out loads about Ancient Egypt and managed to complete the trail. Within our challenge we saw 2 coffins and a !
We learnt about customs associated with afterlife
and had a close look at gravestones and some objects that were put in coffins such as a perfume bottle and a make up palette. We enjoyed solving a riddle about the crocodile god of the Nile and worked hard on drawing the lion head of a goddess. It was interesting to see the toga of a wealthy Egyptian.
P1/2 noticed two important statues in front of the museum too!
William Henry Playfair and William Chambers
What a lovely morning!
very much to our super parent helpers too!