Beliefs in Ancient Egypt Lesson Plans 1-4

Lesson Plans

By Melanie Jones, published 16th September 2013

Lesson Plans 1 & 2: Introduction to what Egyptians believed.  How do we know?

Polytheistic, gods, goddesses, creation. Wall paintings, gods and preparation for the afterlife. Comparison of Christian creation story to that of Ancient Egypt.

Lesson Plan 3: Myth, Ra, Osiris, Isis, Horus. Beliefs and attitudes of the past. Religious diversity: Wall paintings, gods and preparation for the afterlife.

Lesson Plan 4: Bastet and sacred cats.  Anubis and the Jackal, The scarab Beetle, Sobek and crocodiles, Tauret and hippos. Investigation into use of animals as representation.

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