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  1. 1. Ancient Egypt and the Pharaohs By Eli
  2. 2. Ancient Egypt Geography <ul><li>The geography consists of many large bodies of water such as the Mediterranean Sea,the Nile River,and the Red Sea.The Red Sea has salt in it’s water </li></ul>
  3. 3. Pharaohs <ul><li>.The pharaoh Securest I ruled from 1971 to 1926 B.C.E.,during the middle kingdom. </li></ul><ul><li>Art,literature,and architecture flourished during his reign. </li></ul><ul><li>Senusret’s greatest accomplishments were in religious architecture. He built and improved many temples, shrines, and religious monuments. </li></ul><ul><li>.Senursets first achievement was the white chapel. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Pharaoh Hatshepsut <ul><li>Pharaoh Hatshepsut ruled from about 1973 to1458 B.C.E </li></ul><ul><li>Hatshepsut was the first female Pharaoh </li></ul>
  5. 5. Ancient Egypt’s social pyramid <ul><li>Classes at the top had the fewest people and the highest status.People at the bottom had low status and more people. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Ancient Egypt’s social classes <ul><li>Government officials and priests were the top two classes next to the pharaohs.Priests were powerful because of religion.Next were the scribes.They were a respected position sociality.It took many years to be a scribe.Artisans were craftspeople like carpenters,metal-workers,painters,sculptures,and stone carvers.Artisans were highly skilled,but they had very low status.Pheasants were at the bottom of the list.They worked on land and had the most people in their class. </li></ul>
  7. 7. THE END <ul><li>Thanks for watching </li></ul>