Reading a papyrus

Classroom resource
Age 7–11

Learn how to decode ancient Egyptian documents. This resource encourages students to learn about collecting information from a variety of sources.

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Subjects covered

Art and design

Age ranges

Age 7–11 (KS2)

Related resources

Ancient Egypt

Image: agricultural scenes on Papyrus from the Book of the Dead of Nakht. From Thebes, Egypt. Late 18th Dynasty, 1350-1300 BC