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Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt

Students are led through a trail identifying key plants in the Adelaide Botanic Garden using them to generate discussion about the beliefs, values and practices of the ancient Egyptians.

The history and geography of ancient Egypt are a focus in the inquiry trail. Students are asked to consider the viewpoint of a child in the everyday life and death of ancient Egyptians.

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