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Thursday 23.4.20

Thursday 23rd. April

It's Thoughtful Thursday everyone! Make sure you do something thoughtful and kind for someone else today. I'm going to make Mr. Tilsley his favourite tea - homemade meat and potato pie!

 

 

READING TASK:

Another quick read today about Howard Carter, the archaeologist who discovered the tomb of Tutankhamun. Answers are attached to the document.

MATHS TASK:

Follow the link for your White Rose Maths lesson.

ENGLISH TASK:

We are continuing to use the story of 'The Egyptian Cinderella' today so read it again from the power point. Then I want you to think about how this story is similar to the traditional fairy tale version of Cinderella. Before you begin, it might be a good idea to retell the main events in the traditional Cinderella story to someone.

HISTORY TASK:

In the story 'The Egyptian Cinderella', a god appears as a bird - a falcon that swoops away with Rhodopis' slipper. Ancient Egyptian gods were very different to our modern day ideas of a god. For a start the ancient Egyptians believed in many gods, not just one, and most of their gods took animal forms. Take a look at the power point below and the film clips that tell you about the main ancient Egyptian gods and goddesses (female gods). Then there is a god profile worksheet where you can invent a new Egyptian god or use one of the gods you have learned about today. Which is your favourite god or goddess? Why?

When you've done all that, take a break and walk like an Egyptian!!! cheeky
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