Here's a super fun activity that combines coloring, scissors, and ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics. It's great for a rainy day, or whenever you have some free time on your hands!


You can hang it on a door to freak out your brothers and sisters, friends, and maybe even your mom, dad, grandma or grandpa. Now that sounds like fun, doesn't it?

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Teachers might want to hand this one out in class as a fun activity, too. It even covers the common core!

The activity includes three parts:

  • Mummy door hanger
  • Hieroglyphics decoder chart
  • Instructions


What you'll need:

  • Paper and a printer
  • Scissors
  • Crayons, colored pencils, or markers


Scott's Books: Why not collect them all?
 Mystery of the Egyptian Scroll by Scott Peters  Mystery of the Egyptian Amulet by Scott Peters  Mystery of the Egyptian Temple by Scott Peters  Mystery of the Egyptian Mummy by Scott Peters  Secret of the Egyptian Curse by Scott Peters 


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