Tales from Egyptian Mythology: A Script-Story Collection (Digital Download)
Enter the imaginative world of Egyptian mythology, where animal-headed gods use magic and cunning to compete for the power to rule the earth! In addition to entertainment value, the Egyptian myths offer intriguing insights into ancient Egyptian culture, which still inspires and mystifies us to this day.
This collection features three script-stories that adapt the popular story of the god Osiris, his devoted wife, Isis, and their son, Horus. Along the way, you will meet several of Egypt's most interesting characters: Ra the falcon-headed sun god, the deceptive and beast-like Set, Sobek the crocodile-headed Nile god, and Anubis the jackal-headed judge of the dead.
This 45-page download includes the following stories:
- "Isis and Osiris"
- "The Search for Osiris"
- "Horus the Avenger"
Each script-story is accompanied by a 2-page teacher guide which includes: a summary of the story, relevant background information, essential questions, name pronunciation guide, anticipatory questions, teachable terms, and discussion questions.
This digital download is a password-protected PDF document that gives you permission to print and use these script-stories in a single classroom. For a version that allows for digital sharing of these resources with a single class, click here.