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CLIL History Ancient Egyptians 1 Watch the video. 2 Listen and read. Egypt is in Africa. The River Nile is in Egypt. In the north there is the vast Mediterranean Sea. On both sides of the River Nile there is only desert. Ancient Egyptians sail along the Nile in boats of papyrus leaves and they catch fish in the river. Ancient Egyptians build their houses and villages along the River Nile. The black soil near the river is very rich and fertile and Egyptians can grow cereals and vegetables. Video embeddato Giza is a city famous for its three great pyramids. The pyramids are the stone tombs of Egypt’s pharaohs. ‘Pharaoh’ is the name of the king of Egypt, he is half-man and half-god. In Giza there is the famous Sphinx with a human face and a lion’s body. 3 Write the definition of: 1. pyramid 2. sphinx 3. pharaoh 4 Listen and complete. second life • jewels • alphabet • hieroglyphics • mummy A pyramid is a big tomb with a lot of objects and ............................................. . Inside a pyramid there is also the ................................................. of the pharaoh. A mummy is a dead, artificially preserved body. Actually, Ancient Egyptians believe in a ................................................... after death. The walls of pyramids are decorated with symbols called ‘....................................’. They are the old Egyptian .................................................................................. symbols. 5 Create a papyrus and write your name with hieroglyphics. 1. Cover a sheet of paper with a mixture of water and vinyl glue 2. Cut some strips of gauze and place them horizontally on the paper. Cover the gauze with glue. 3. Cut other strips of gauze and place them vertically on the horizontal gauzes. Cover with glue. 4. Cut other pieces of gauze and place them horizontally again. 5. Paint the gauze with the brush and a mixture of coffee and vinyl glue. 6. Wait for three days and your papyrus is ready.
CLIL History Ancient Egyptians 1 Watch the video. 2 Listen and read.   Egypt is in Africa. The River Nile is in Egypt. In the north there is the vast Mediterranean Sea. On both sides of the River Nile there is only desert. Ancient Egyptians sail along the Nile in boats of papyrus leaves and they catch fish in the river. Ancient Egyptians build their houses and villages along the River Nile. The black soil near the river is very rich and fertile and Egyptians can grow cereals and vegetables. Video embeddato Giza is a city famous for its three great pyramids. The pyramids are the stone tombs of Egypt’s pharaohs. ‘Pharaoh’ is the name of the king of Egypt, he is half-man and half-god. In Giza there is the famous Sphinx with a human face and a lion’s body. 3 Write the definition of:   1. pyramid 2. sphinx 3. pharaoh 4 Listen and complete.     second life • jewels • alphabet • hieroglyphics • mummy A pyramid is a big tomb with a lot of objects and ............................................. . Inside a pyramid there is also the ................................................. of the pharaoh. A mummy is a dead, artificially preserved body. Actually, Ancient Egyptians believe in a ................................................... after death. The walls of pyramids are decorated with symbols called ‘....................................’. They are the old Egyptian .................................................................................. symbols. 5 Create a papyrus and write your name with hieroglyphics. 1. Cover a sheet of paper with a mixture of water and vinyl glue 2. Cut some strips of gauze and place them horizontally on the paper. Cover the gauze with glue. 3. Cut other strips of gauze and place them vertically on the horizontal gauzes. Cover with glue. 4. Cut other pieces of gauze and place them horizontally again. 5. Paint the gauze with the brush and a mixture of coffee and vinyl glue. 6. Wait for three days and your papyrus is ready.