Make a Personalised Egyptian Obelisk – 3D Printing Lesson Plan

The second upload to PrintLab Classroom in March is a creative lesson called 'Make a Personalised Egyptian Obelisk'. The 2 part lesson can be incorporated into the study of history, religious education, computing, art & design and design technology.

29th March 2018 News

In this project students will:

– Develop an understanding of hieroglyphics – the formal written language of Ancient Egypt
– Use a simplified hieroglyphic alphabet to decipher Egyptian words
– Understand the basic architectural design of Egyptian obelisks
– Use knowledge of hieroglyphics to create a personalised obelisk using CAD software and 3D printing