Ancient Egypt- Pyramids
Video BBC Learning Zone : The great pyramid is made up from over 200 layers of horizontal limestone blocks, and the area of each layer is slightly less than the one below. The Egyptians had to be very precise when building the pyramids to get them to the shape they are.
Lesson Plan 6 TES-Ever wondered how you are going to link maths to your Ancient Egypt topic? Here is the answer! Here children use Egyptian numerals to solve problems. There are three differentiated sheets BA = Below Average, A = Average, AA = Above Average
Notebook/ Powerpoint TES - Measuring perimeters of different types of pyramids and temples. This resource includes a smart notebook presentation (this has an activity for the HA group.) The pdf has perimeters for the MA and LA groups to measure. Lots of facts about Ancient Egypt and the pyramids too.