Reread the text – practise reading it in your head and out loud again.
These are 2 mark questions – so remember to give plenty of evidence to support your answers.
Read this quotation – “five long years searching for”. Why does the author describe it this way?
Which words in Carter’s diary entry emphasise the significance of his find?
Imagine you are Howard Carter – you’ve just discovered the tomb and you’ve found the treasure. Write a report for Lord Carnarvon think about the following things. These could help you to form your paragraphs.
How you felt as you went down the stairs.
What you saw in the antechamber – use prepositions to describe where they are.
What was in the burial chamber?
How you felt when you finally saw Tutankhamun’s tomb.
Describe the treasure in the treasuring, including the black jackal statue of Anubis.
Bonus points for – vocabulary choice, extended punctuation, prepositions, relative/embedded clauses.
I’ll be giving you some feedback on this so Thursday will be an editing session.