Ancient Egypt for Teachers - Complete Units and Free Teaching Resources Illustration

Lesson Plans for Teachers
Overviews & Units


Ancient Egypt for Teachers

From the British Museum - Several lesson ideas, opening questions, and worksheets

Unit, Get Wrapped Up in Ancient Egypt (grades 1-3)

Unit, Ancient Egypt Thematic Unit (12 lesson plans, Univ of Kansas)

Lesson Plans: Dynasties, Everyday Life, Archaeology, Challenges of Ancient Egypt

Unit, Egyptian Tomb Art, Religious Beliefs (Yale Ed)

Ancient Egypt Teaching Resources (Mr. Dowling)

List of suggested Egypt activities for the classroom

Ancient Egypt (playwriting & rivers) UNIT

Lesson Ideas

Studying Ancient Egypt, lesson plans organized by grade (NEA)

From TES - Ancient Egypt

Egypt's Golden Empire (pbs, egypt for teachers)

Thematic Unit (ESBCO)

Egypt Bingo & Ancient Egypt Unit Test

Concluding Activities, Unit Review, Quizzes

Presentations in PowerPoint format

Free Presentations - Welcome to Ancient Egypt! (overviews)

Ancient Egypt Jeopardy Review Games in PowerPoint format

More Free Presentations in PowerPoint format by specific topic about Ancient Egypt

Lesson Plans and Activities for Specific Topics

Geography, Gifts from the Nile

Brief History - Two Lands, King Menes, Three Kingdoms

Pharaohs, Viziers,
Officials, Professions

Religion, Gods, Funerals,
Weighing of the Heart, Afterlife


Pyramids, Tombs,
Temples, Structures

King Tutankhamen,
the Boy King

Hieroglyphics & Scribes

Daily Life, Homes,
Women, School

Art, Artifacts,
Achievements, Inventions

Egyptian Tall Tales,
Animals & Other Lesson Ideas

Concluding Activities

Interactive Quiz about Ancient Egypt (with answers)

Ancient Egypt for Kids

For Kids: Learning Modules & Interactive Games about Ancient Egypt