A journey into the past - life in ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt still fascinates people today. A time full of mysteries and secrets that still fascinates us today. With the help of a paper craft sheet, we can put ourselves in the shoes of the ancient Egyptians. This sheet of paper allows us to create a drawn replica of the ancient Egyptian house. A cardboard model kit that takes us on a journey back in time.
- Lovingly drawn paper craft sheet
- archaeologically researched
- 1:87 scale
- Suitable for children aged 6+.
The streets of ancient Egypt
The streets of ancient Egypt were narrow and busy. They were the centre of daily life. Trade, traffic and meetings took place on them. The houses were built close together and had flat roofs. With the craft sheet, we can now recreate these houses and put ourselves in the streets of ancient Egypt. The walls are decorated with hieroglyphs and Egyptian symbols, giving us an insight into the culture of the time.
Architecture in Ancient Egypt
The architecture of ancient Egypt is still famous today. The ancient Egyptians built massive buildings such as temples, pyramids and tombs that are still impressive today. But the simple houses were also unique. They were made of mud and straw and had flat roofs on which people lived. With the DIY sheet we can now experience this architecture for ourselves and recreate the ancient Egyptian houses.
The life of the ancient Egyptians
Everyday life was shaped by religion, trade and crafts. People worked hard and lived close together. With the craft sheet we can go inside ancient Egyptian houses and imagine what it was like to live in a close community. The houses were simple but functional. Every room had a purpose and was used for daily life.