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Description

An Egyptologist presents information about the tools used in the quarrying of stone for the pyramids. The evidence was found during the excavation of abandoned quarries.
Primary History
This clip is from:
Primary History, Pyramid - The Great Pyramid of Khufu
First broadcast:
19 October 2007

Classroom Ideas

This clip could be used to add key details to journal entries about the work and toil involved in the creation of the pyramids. In a discussion, this can also be used to think about how the evidence available has been used to create the video reconstructions, which has in turn be used to create the pupils' ones.

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