How to Make an Egyptian Mummy
It's hard to believe when we see an ancient Egyptian mummy in a museum that it is the body of a real person who lived more than 5,000 years ago. But thanks to the skills of embalmers, or mummy makers, today we are able to look into the face of an ancient pharaoh or queen. What techniques were used to preserve bodies? What sacred rituals were performed? And what myths and legends did the ancient Egyptians believe about the afterlife?
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Genre||Nonfiction, Great for Hi-Lo Readers|
|Publisher||Ruby Tuesday Books|
|Series||It's A Fact: Real Life Reads|
|Number of Pages||32|
|ISBN||9781909673946, 9781909673953, 9781627247726|
|Title Format||Reinforced book, Hosted eBook, Savings Bundle|
|Dimensions||6 x 9|
|ATOS Reading Level||5.1|
|Guided Reading Level||N|
|Lexile Reading Level||770|
SLC Review - It's a Fact!
For those looking to beef up nonfiction collections for intermediate grades, this is a great series! Titles cover history, astronomy, science and animals; something for everyone. These titles shine in their clever balance of text and pictures, challenging words, maps, and insets that enhance and motivate. When students are tempted to go directly to the Internet for information, these attractive and captivating print sources are great for projects, books reports, personal inquiry, and a way to broaden reading genres.
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|Full-color photographs, Historical photographs, Full-color illustrations|