High on Year 3's list of things to learn about during our topic of Ancient Egpyt was mummification. What are mummies? How are they made? Who was mummified? Many of these questions were answered today as the children learnt about who was mummified, why mummies were made, the process of mummification, canopic jars, the afterlife and pyramids. To develop the children's understanding of mummification, they acted out the different stages.