Ancient Egypt Research

Overview – Online Encyclopedia  & Databases 

(Use “Ancient Egypt”, "Mummification, famous king or pyramid as keywords)  

Encyclopedia Britannica: Ancient Egypt 

SIRS Discoverer 

21th Century Explorer  

Student Research Center (EBSCO) 

Student Resource Center: Jr.  

Overview -



The British Museum - Ancient Egypt  

BBC – History: Egyptian  

Ancient Egypt Basic Article  

Ancient Egypt General Article  

Egyptian Civilization  

EBSCOhost: Ancient Egypt- basic article good for quick facts  

Egyptian Vocabulary  

Physical Features & Geographic Characteristics  


British Museum Geography
Nile River & the Desert (Red & Black Land)

Human Geographic Characteristics 

NOVA Online – Pyramids: Ancient Egypt  

Pyramids & Temples  

Rebuilding Temples 

The Great Pyramids 

Egyptian Art & Architecture  

Odyssey/ Cities of Ancient Egypt  

Overveiw of Cities & Towns of Ancient Egypt 

Overview of Country Life in Ancient Egypt  

Overview of City Life in Ancient Egypt  

Egypt: Daily Life 

Daily Life  

Social System  


Social Pyramid  

Egypt: Daily Life  

Egyptian Life: Nobleman vs. Farmer  

Master Scribes  


Ancient Egyptian Farming  

Garments (clothing)  

Political System 

(Pharaoh, King, Government)  


King Tutankhamun 

Pharaoh, Lord of Two Lands  

Kings & Queens 

Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt  

Queens of Ancient Egypt  

Egyptian Civilization – Government -Military  

Egyptian Government  

Overview of Government in Ancient Egypt  

Overview of Warfare in Ancient Egypt  



Egyptian Religion  

Gods & Goddesses 

The Soul  

Life after Death 

Death and Burial 

The Gods & Goddesses of Ancient Egypt  



Ancient Egyptian Economy  


Ancient Egypt (scroll down to economy)  

Overview of Food & Agriculture in Ancient Egypt 

Science& Technology  


The Great Pyramids 

Pyramids: Houses of Eternity  

Nova Online Adventures: Pyramids  

Construction of Pharaoh Khufu's Pyramid  

CNN Destinations: Pyramids of Egypt  

Egypt: Sciences  

Egyptian Math  

Ancient Egyptian Numbering System  

Mummification British Museum  

Embalming the Body 

Wrapping the Mummy 


Plumbing in Ancient Egypt  

Human Expression  



Where was writing used?  


Art & architecture 

Ancient Egyptian Music  

Hieroglyphics the Egyptian art of writing 

Artifact Ideas  


Splendors of Ancient Egypt Artifacts  

Scale Model of the Great Pyramid  

Write your name in Hieroglyphics 



Ancient Egypt - National Geographic  

Mummification Process  

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