During Literacy, we acted out the stages of the Afterlife. The Egyptians believed that before a person could get to the afterlife, they had to pass through the Underworld. The Underworld was a place that was full of terrifying monsters and dangerous animals. A person would need magic to successfully overcome these threats. The Egyptians chose spells to take with them on their journey. The spells were chosen from a group of spells known as the Book of the Dead.
Do you want to know the stages of the Afterlife? Then read on to find out more.
Step one: First, you will need to grab your hand book of spells to help defeat the terrifying animals in the Underworld. Anubis will be waiting for you in the Underworld and he will help guide you through this terrible time.