Who were the pyramid builders?

In this lesson, we will learn about the workers from Deir el-Medina that built the pyramids.

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Q1.What were the Giza Pyramids?

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Q2.What did the pharaohs put in their tombs?

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Q3.A full sized boat was buried next to Pharaoh Khufu's Great Pyramid.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What were the Giza Pyramids?

1/3

Q2.What did the pharaohs put in their tombs?

2/3

Q3.A full sized boat was buried next to Pharaoh Khufu's Great Pyramid.

3/3

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Who were the pyramid builders?

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Q1.It took around 20-25,000 workers to build the Great Pyramid.

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Q2.What was Deir el-Medina the name for?

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Q3.What do archaeologists think was used to move the stones to build the pyramids?

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Q4.Why did some workers rob the tombs? (select two reasons)

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Q5.What were the workers paid in?

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Who were the pyramid builders?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.It took around 20-25,000 workers to build the Great Pyramid.

1/5

Q2.What was Deir el-Medina the name for?

2/5

Q3.What do archaeologists think was used to move the stones to build the pyramids?

3/5

Q4.Why did some workers rob the tombs? (select two reasons)

Select two (2) boxes

4/5

Q5.What were the workers paid in?

5/5

Lesson summary: Who were the pyramid builders?

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Time to move!

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Move around:
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