Valley of the Golden Mummies

Ruth Owen (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684020768

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Description

In 1996, archaeologists made an incredible discovery—a huge, ancient burial place in the Western Desert of Egypt. As the team worked at the site, they discovered mummies encased in gold, jewels, coins, and jars that once held wine. What have archaeologists learned about life in ancient Egypt by studying the mummies? What secrets have the artifacts buried in the tombs revealed? And could it be possible that more than 10,000 ancient Egyptian mummies are buried in the valley?

Reading Level
Lexile
950L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
V
ATOS
5.8
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
History People & Places
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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