King Hezekiah’s seal – level 1
King Hezekiah was a biblical king. He ruled around 700 BC. He helped build Jerusalem into a big city.
Experts find his seal. They find it in Jerusalem’s Old City. His seal is made of clay.
Difficult words: was (past of “is”), rule (to be a king or a queen), BC (before Christ), seal (a piece of clay or wax with an individual design for protection), clay (mud that we use to make things).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
What do you think about this historical finding?
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