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Young explorers

Young explorers

A great way for your pupils to explore world histories and cultures in the British Museum's collection and play related games too. For KS1 upwards.

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Egyptian Tomb Adventure

Egyptian Tomb Adventure

The perfect interactive to introduce or consolidate KS2 Ancient Egypt work. Real objects, simple quizzes and enough drama to keep them happy. From National Museums Scotland.

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Greek and Romans Myths

Greek and Roman Myths

KS1 and 2 resource based around beautiful gallery of paintings. Stories of Hercules, Venus, Cupid and more with quizzes and games. Museum Network.

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Shows a drawing of an Egyptian man holding a gold pot.

The Tomb of Perneb

Discovery and tour of Ancient Egyptian tomb - photos, artefacts and lots of info. KS2 and above. From New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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The Games at Olympia

The Games at Olympia

Guide to the original Olympic Games, interactive and object-based for upper KS2, from The British Museum.

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The Underworld

The Underworld

Journey through the Egyptian underworld. Lots of facts and info in a KS2 challenge. From The British Museum.

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Egyptian Mummy

Egyptian Mummy

Quiz combining lots of facts with great graphics. KS2. From Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery.

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Greek Pot Painter

Greek Pot Painter

Creative activity illustrating pot design and production, based on real pots. KS2. From Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery.

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Hercules

Hercules

Explore the stories and the statues, from Show Me and Access Art.

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Egypt Explorer

Egypt Explorer

A guide to daily life, temples and tombs. Plus: mask making, a treasure hunt game and picture puzzle. Suitable for upper KS1 and 2. From Leicester Museums.

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Perseus and Andromeda

Perseus and Andromeda

Stars, gods, monsters and love, from National Maritime Museum.

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Takabuti the mummy goes to Ulster Museum

Takabuti the mummy goes to Ulster Museum

Takabuti is a famous Egyptian mummy and will soon be on display at Ulster Museum.

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Tutankhamun's Treasures Come To London

Tutankhamun's Treasures Come To London

The boy king's tomb is one of Ancient Egypt's most famous discoveries - find out about the show here.

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Ashmolean Museum's Child Mummy Scanned

Scientists from Oxford University have scanned the 2000–year old Egyptian mummy of a child, from Oxford's Ashmolean Museum.

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Egyptian Artefacts Stolen In Museum Raid

Thieves Smash Glass Case To Steal Ancient Egyptian Treasures

Thieves have broken into a museum and stolen several precious Ancient Egyptian artefacts.

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Peter Rabbit Talks Like An Egyptian!

Peter Rabbit Talks Like An Egyptian!

What on earth does Peter Rabbit have to do with Ancient Egypt? Read on to find out...

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2004 Olympics Kick Off In Athens

The Olympic story on the web...

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Show Me The Mummies... In UK Museums

Show Me The Mummies... In UK Museums

Our UK wide trail of Ancient Egyptian Mummies.

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Canadian Blood Tribe's Museum Mission

Native American tribespeople flew to Scotland this week to collect a precious head-dress from the Marischal Museum in Aberdeen.

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Make Your Own Mythical Creature

Useful download of body part outlines from mythical creatures to cut out, colour and collage. Upper KS1/KS2. From the British Museum.

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The Jewellery Trail

KS2 site looking at jewellery design, based on artefact photos. Covers Roman, Ancient Egyptian, Hyksos and contemporary jewels. From Tyne and Wear Museums.

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Ancient Egypt

Extensive site with artefacts, stories, challenges and games on Ancient Egypt, for upper KS2. From The British Museum.

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Ancient Mesopotamia

Artefacts, images, facts, stories and games for upper KS2 from The British Museum.

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BBC Greeks

Interactive games, facts and teachers' notes for Upper KS2 from BBC History.

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Ancient India

Artefacts, interactives and teachers' notes for upper KS2 from The British Museum.

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