How were mummies made?

Classroom resource
Age 7–11

Follow the Egyptian mummification process step by step. This resource helps students understand the process of mummification and encourages them to consider a range of resources in their enquiries.

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Age ranges

Age 7–11 (KS2)

Related information

Ancient Egypt

Image: Egyptian mummy mask. Late 1st century BC-early 1st century AD From Abydos, Egypt (Greco-Roman Period)