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2019 05 28 CAT 28

An Egyptian Adventure

Discover what life was like in ancient Egypt

Explore the sights and smells of a an ancient Egyptian market, enjoy the sounds of the Nile as you listen to legends and dress up for a pharaoh's coronation with this interactive workshop. Suitable for P1-3 and ASN groups.
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Suitable for:


Not recommended for those learning above a P3 level. 

What will my pupils do in the workshop?

Pupils will explore ancient Egyptian markets using real and replica objects, listen to real ancient Egyptian stories and explore the geography of Egypt through movement. 

Length of session:

60 mins




10:15/11:30/12:45 (60 mins) Check your booking for timings and arrive at the museum at least 15 minutes before the start of your workshop.

Dates available:

9-12 January 2023, 6-9 February 2023, 20-23 March 2023

Curriculum links:

  • LIT 0-02a / ENG 0-03a - As I listen and talk in different situations, I am learning to take turns and am developing my awareness of when to talk and when to listen. 

  • LIT 1-02a - When I engage with others, I know when and how to listen, when to talk, how much to say, when to ask questions and how to respond with respect. 
  • LIT 0-10a - As I listen and take part in conversations and discussions, I discover new words and phrases which I use to help me express my ideas, thoughts and feelings. 
  • LIT 1-10a - I can communicate clearly when engaging with others within and beyond my place of learning, using selected resources3 as required. 
  • SOC 0-04a - I have explored how people lived in the past and have used imaginative play to show how their lives were different from my own and the people around me. 
  • SOC 1-04a - I can compare aspects of people’s daily lives in the past with my own by using historical evidence or the experience of recreating an historical setting. 
  • SOC 1-13b - By exploring a natural environment different from my own, I can discover how the physical features influence the variety of living things. 
  • EXA 0-13a / EXA 1-13a - Inspired by a range of stimuli, I can express and communicate my ideas, thoughts and feelings through drama. 

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Workshop resources
Hedjet's Adventure Trail WEB.pdf
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