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Bring Ancient Egypt Alive in your Classroom!

This resource is organized four themes to help you discover the wonders of ancient Egypt with your students:

Discovery of the Tomb

Symbolism

Artistic Style

Myths and Mummification 

There are two ways you can use this resource:

  1. In conjunction with a visit to the special exhibition King Tut: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs at the Art Gallery of Ontario.
  2. As stand alone lessons for your classroom if you are unable to attend the exhibition.

All lessons are linked to the Ontario curriculum and suitable for Grades 9 to 12:

  • Visual Arts, Grades 9 - 10: Overall Expectations - Theory, Creation and Analysis
  • Canadian and World Studies, Grade 11, World History to the Sixteenth Century: Overall Expectations - Change and Continuity; Citizenship and Heritage; Social, Economic and Political Structures; Methods of Historical Inquiry and Communication

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