ruthchadbond Del came to tell us more about Ancient Egypt.
ruthchadbond We had lots of artefacts to look at on our tables.
ruthchadbond They were very interesting.
ruthchadbond We had to talk about what they might have been.
ruthchadbond We were very careful and very observant.
ruthchadbond What can you see here?
ruthchadbond A statue of a Pharaoh...
ruthchadbond We then performed mummification on Pharaoh M!
ruthchadbond First, his eyes were taken out.
ruthchadbond Next different organs needed to be taken out.
ruthchadbond What's happening here?
ruthchadbond Now his brain is being taken out through his nose!
ruthchadbond The Pharaoh is being painted with natron to preserve his body.
ruthchadbond Now he is being covered in bandages!
ruthchadbond Here's the finished mummy!
ruthchadbond Now it is the weighing of the heart ceremony!
ruthchadbond We could sketch the artefacts carefully.
ruthchadbond Finally, some of us were lucky enough to be dressed up. Here's the worker.
ruthchadbond Here's the Pharaoh's wife.
ruthchadbond Can you see the Scribe?
ruthchadbond Here's the Pharaoh.
ruthchadbond Can you remember why they wore wigs?
ruthchadbond The final pose!