Can You Spot the Difference?
Amarna, then and now: 3360 years ago and today

 

This section is designed to help children think about the differences between ancient and modern daily life in Egypt. 

 

Each downloadable image has an ancient scene on the left and a modern parallel on the right and is focused on a particular theme.

Spot the difference - Building a house.j

What are things made from?  What technology is being used?

How does life in Ancient Egypt seem different from your life today?

 

What food, clothes, objects or inventions can you see from

Ancient Egypt that we still have or use that are similar today?

   

What food, clothes, objects or inventions can you see from

Ancient Egypt that we no longer use or that are different today?

What activities are people doing in Ancient Egypt that we 

still do today?

What activities are people doing in Ancient Egypt that we

don’t do today?

Spot the difference - Transport.jpg