Wednesday, November 25, 2009

This Day in History: Entering King Tut's Tomb

On November 25, 1922 King Tut's tomb was unsealed and entered. They found it infested with cobras. The workers were having some trouble finding the entrance when the water boy, who was playing outside, found a step that led to the tomb. Here are some websites for more information and activities on King Tut.

Entering King Tut's Tomb Eyewitness History

Virtual Tour of King Tut's Tomb

Tomb of King Tut Found!

How to Draw King Tut

King Tut's Tomb

Cartoon Factory: King Tut (Nat'l Geo)

King Tut's Medical File

King Tut One

King Tut Activities

Play a game of Senet with Tut

Play King Tut's Treasures

Ancient Egypt Webquest

Mummy Maker

King Tut--just for fun

Mystery of King Tut (Nat'l Geo Short Video)

The Discovery of King Tut's Tomb in 3 Minutes (short video)

Make a Book of the Dead

Have fun learning and discovering the secrets of King Tut!

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1 comment:

Michelle said...

Oooh, thanks for this! We're just reading about Tut in Story of the World and my son is fascinated by him.