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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

The Art of Ancient Egypt

Class Topic:

The art of Ancient Egypt

Goals:

(Overview & big concepts)

Learn about life and culture in Egypt by looking at highlights from the collection.

MFA Connections:

Ancient Egypt, African Art, Arts of the Pacific 

Art-making activity:

Create mummy masks

Pre-tour group activity:

Look at unique masks from all over the world

 

Follow-up activity:

Research life in ancient Egypt