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1. Who were the Ancient Egyptians? (FREE)

1. Who were the Ancient Egyptians? (FREE)

A full lesson for KS2 introducing the topic of Ancient Egypt. The resource includes a detailed lesson plan, Powerpoint and pupil resource sheets.


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Who were the Ancient Egyptians?

This lesson introduces the Ancient Egyptians and helps pupils to set this early civilization into its wider historical context of time and place. After looking at a historical source to find details and generate questions, pupils will create a timeline of key events from the period.



  • To find out when and where the Ancient Egyptians lived
  • To use a timeline to explore key events from Ancient Egyptian times

The lesson plan includes differentiation ideas to adapt the activities for the needs of your class.


This lesson is part of the KS2History Ancient Egyptians Planning Pack for KS2.


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  • File Formats

    1 x PDF File (lesson plan and pupil resource sheets)

    1 x Powerpoint (whiteboard slides)

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