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Make a Mummy craft for kids
Create you own sarcophagus with a mummy inside! This is an ideal class project to accompany lessons on Ancient Egypt to help children understand how the Egyptians viewed the afterlife. #DIY #Craft #Teaching #Crafting #Learningwithcrafts #fun #idea #simple #child #egypt #mummy #history
Beautiful chalk drawing done by an artist Jen who says, "This one is mine. I can tell you what it's meaning was. I used this as a chalkboard drawing for our 3rd grade main lesson on the measurement of weight. This is the scale of justice. The gold pices at the bottom are like the cat weights the egyotian used for standardizing weight."
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There is a section in the Horus myth that talks about the judgement of the dead and the scales used to measure the worth of a person’s life. On one side of the scales is a feather and on the other a heart-shaped vessel. As I was reading the story aloud to Vincent, I could see this image so clearly in my mind and finally found a way to connect to the rich and enduring essence of these people. The question still haunts, several millennia later: “How does one measure the worth of a life?” I love...