If you thought that Mummies rose from thousands of years of sleep to take revenge against those who messed with their tombs, like they show in the movies, think again! The Mummies are back again to set the record straight once and for all.
Join Egyptology expert and researcher, Mina Samy Fareed on this live, interactive session from Cairo and go on a journey into Ancient Egypt to learn the fascinating story and history of the Mummies.
On this exciting journey you will learn;
· Why people in ancient Egypt were mummified in the first place. Learn about their beliefs about the afterlife.
· A step-by-step guide on how they made a Mummy
· How the Pharaohs (kings and queens) were mummified differently to common folk.
· Why birds and animals were mummified?
This session is particular exciting for schools as it complements children’s learning of Ancient Egypt. Children can log in from respective classes. This is an interactive session where children will have the opportunity to ask questions during, and at the end.