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The kids" guide to mummies

Joan Axelrod-Contrada

The kids" guide to mummies

by Joan Axelrod-Contrada

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Published by Capstone Press in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mummies,
  • Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Describes mummies throughout history, from ancient Egypt to modern times.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesMummies
    Statementby Joan Axelrod-Contrada
    SeriesEdge books. Kids" guides, Edge books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN293 .A94 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24914278M
    ISBN 101429654414
    ISBN 109781429654418
    LC Control Number2010035017
    OCLC/WorldCa660087824

    Download British Museum resources about Egyptian mummies, how mummies were made and the development of mummification; An archaeologist at the American Museum of Natural History answers kids' questions about mummies in video interviews; Read a BBC Bitesize step-by-step guide to making a mummy; The DKfinout! children's guide to pyramids and mummies. How to Make a Mummy Mask (art-rageous, lesson with instructions) Embalm a Mummy (magic book lesson) Sarcophagus Project with clear instructions for students and teachers. Make a Mummy Case (activity, ROM, Royal Ontario Museum) Mummy Cases, activity. Create an Egyptian Funeral, lesson plan, activity, and handouts.

      I was inspired to write about the mentor text for this week's Collaboration Cuties' link-up by an article I recently read about Inca mummy kids found frozen high in the story of these children is one of many told in Kelly Milner Halls' Mysteries of the Mummy book is particularly special to me because before I became a teacher, I worked on it as an editorial assistant at its. Mummies can be dried in the sun, with fire or smoke, or with chemicals. Since most bacteria and fungi cannot live in sub-freezing temperatures, permanent freezing can also produce a mummy. Placing.

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The kids" guide to mummies by Joan Axelrod-Contrada Download PDF EPUB FB2

Joan Axelrod-Contrada is the author of more than 15 books for young people. She holds an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. She has written books about ghosts, mummies, and pesky critters. She Author: Joan Axelrod-Contrada.

THE KIDS' GUIDE TO MUMMIES by Axelrod-Contrada, Joan (Author) on Jan[ Hardcover ] [Joan Axelrod-Contrada] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Joan Axelrod-Contrada. Mysteries of the Mummy Kids took me right back to that childhood obsession. All of the mummies in this book were mummified as children.

The diversity of both condition and and method of I can remember as a kid going to see the King Tut exhibit when it came to Seattle in the s/5. Halls presents a gallery of mummified children. They range from one mummy discovered near Chile's Camarones Valley — at roughly years old, the most ancient human mummy known — to an unidentified Washington, D.C., teenager found in an elaborate Civil War-era casket in The Kids' Guide to Mummies Edge Books: Kids' Guides Library: : Joan Axelrod-Contrada: BooksAuthor: Joan Axelrod-Contrada.

Interesting Facts about the Book of the Dead. Some versions of the Book of the Dead were over feet long. The Egyptian name for the Book of the Dead is translated as "The Spells of Coming Forth by Day".

The text was usually written in black ink with the titles written in red. Now cast yourself back 3, years. You are a wealthy ancient Egyptian on the point of death and you want to make yourself immortal. To achieve this, you will have to go through the expensive and complicated process of becoming a mummy.

The kids' guide to mummies. [Joan Axelrod-Contrada] -- Describes mummies throughout history, from ancient Egypt to modern times. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Mummies Momias Les momies Mummies Mummies Mummies Mummies. Informational (nonfiction), 1, words, Level W (Grade 4), Lexile L.

Mummies tells the history of ancient Egyptian mummification and the importance of human and animal mummies in the spirit world.

Readers learn the detailed steps used to preserve bodies. And lively, colorfully gruesome, cartoon-like spreads give kids lots of monsters, werewolves, vampires, spooks, skeletons, bats, goblins, and bubbling potions to look at.

More silly than scary, it reassuringly winds up with a mummy coming home to her kids after work, with the daddy mummy busy cooking dinner.4/5. Unwrap the answers to these questions and more in Magic Tree House Research Guide #3: "Mummies and Pyramids, Jack and Annie's very own guide to the secrets of ancient Egypt.

Includes information on hieroglyphics, how mummies were made, tomb treasures and /5(40). I thought this book was cool.

It told us how they made mummies and about the Egyptian afterlife. I liked the pictures in the book. I read it all by myself.-C, age 6 This was an assigned book with the K12 first grade History curriculum/5.

Mysteries of the Mummy Kids. The mummy on the cover of this book draws immediate attention to this selection and invites the reader to take a look inside. Then mummies permeate the pages of this well-researched and highly informative nonfiction title.

The intrigue comes from the idea that there are mummy kids who have been discovered in. Sometimes the mummy's mouth would be opened to symbolize breathing in the afterlife. It is probably this custom that led to the superstition that mummies come back to life.

Mummies are studied by scientists without unwrapping them by using CAT scan and X-Ray machines. Activities. Take a ten question quiz about this page.

Summary: This book explains all about mummies. It talks about old to new mummies and all the mysteries in between. Evaluation: There is lots of information that I learned from it as an adult. It is a National Geographic reader for kids, which is held as a high quality entity/5.

After doing a unit on Ancient Egypt with my kids, and renting all the books from the library, this is the one book on mummies that I actually went back and purchased so it could stay on our shelf. So many books out there are full of all kinds of garbage and freaky illustrations like Tut's actual decaying by: 4.

The Kids' Guide to Mummies by Joan Axelrod-Contrada. Capstone, Library Binding. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

The. My kids and I took a month and read at least 30 different books on pyramids and mummies. Her book Mummies, Pyramids, and Pharaohs: A Book About Ancient Egypt, combines the best of the best, beautifully illustrates them in watercolor, and explains the details so clearly that even my 4 year olds were captivated (no small task!).

We found that the information had the depth to be very. Mysteries of the Mummy Kids by Kelly Milner Halls. 2 Total Resources View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Grade; ; Mummies ; Human remains (Archaeology)--Juvenile literature ; Explore Related Books by.

March Book One. by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell. A combination of solid information about mummies including how and why they were mummified and the science of uncovering facts about their lives, combined with fun facts, jokes, beautiful photography, and science vocabulary words make this a book readers will want to return to again and again.

The carefully written script guarantees a successful and rewarding reading experience for kids who at. The Paperback of the The Everything Kids' Mummies, Pharaohs, and Pyramids Puzzle and Activity Book: Discover the mysterious secrets of Ancient Egypt by Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience/5(2).

Where's My Mummy Author - Carolyn Crimi Illustrator - John Manders #StorytimeAnytime #Where’sMyMummy #KidsBooks ABOUT THE BOOK Little Baby Mummy wants just one more game of hide-and-shriek with.Mummification Sequence for Kids.

Ceremony: Ceremony by 4 priests, one dressed as Anubis. The inner organs were removed and put in Canopic jars. Natron: Linen cloth and natron were used as packing to replace the organs. 40 Days: The body was covered with natron and placed on a tilted slab.

The natron remained on and in the body for at least 40 days to dry the body of fluids.