My Non-Fiction Book
The Ancient Egyptians
Perl, Lila. The Ancient Egyptians. New York: Franklin Watts, 2004. Print.
5 vocabulary words
Ba-spirit of the dead in the form of a small bird with a human head.
dynasty-royal family of hereditary.
Ka-life force,or soul,that would survive death if the body or an acceptable substitute were preserved.
shabti-small figure of servant,placed in tombs to do the bidding of the deceased.
papyrus-tall reed from which Egyptians made writing paper, as well as rope,mats,baskets,sandals,and reed boats.
- They have egyptian gods in egypt..
- Egyptains use hieroglyphis instead letters like we use.
- They would have a pharaoh instead of a president.
I had a connection with the book because I like to learn about egypt and the book had a lot things.