Review: The Pharaoh’s Mystery – May Holiday Workshop

Review: The Pharaoh’s Mystery – May Holiday Workshop

When I asked to the teachers the themes of the workshop for May Holidays, Louise came up with a classical but nevertheless challenging idea : let’s travel to Ancient Egypt on the steps of archeologists and uncover the Pharaoh’s Mystery !

From April the 27th to May the 1st, every morning, 5 kids from 4 to 6 decided to take the adventure.

During the 1st day, they made their own papyrus, learnt about hieroglyphs and wrote their secret message.

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They, then, made their own Pharaoh’s collar, what better to drill a mystery that get under the skin of its characters.

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Day two, they built their pyramid and invented the desert around.

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Day Three : the Mummy Day ! The little explorers entered into their pyramids, discovered a sarcophagus with a mummy in it !

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Fourth day: to really understand better the mythology and the culture of Ancient Egypt, they painted each other shapes on the wall and turned their image in to Egyptian Gods.

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Last day: It was time to go back home, but they still had time for a little cruise on the sacred river : the Nile. So they built their own little pirogue, they saw a fish and even a crocodile while admiring the magnificent Egyptian landscapes.

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