Mummified animals – level 1

07-10-2015 07:00

In Ancient Egypt, bodies were mummified. A mummified body stays good for a long time.

There is a show in the Manchester Museum. You can see the mummies of animals. Some of them are special. One crocodile has 8 heads!

Difficult words: were (past of “are”), mummify (to turn something into a mummy), ancient (very old).

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What do you think about these animal mummies?

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