P1/2’s Ancient Egypt adventure!

th 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 th!

We learnt about customs associated with afterlife

IMG_5985 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.IMG_5990

 

 

P1/2 noticed two important statues in front of the museum too!

William Henry Playfair          and         William Chambers

What a lovely morning!

thank-you-no-text-animatedvery much to our super parent helpers too!