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How They Made
First the Egyptians would find a good spot
for the pyramid. They always
had the pyramids go on the West
side of the Nile River.
They put the pyramids on the West
the West side was where the sun set
where they thought was the
The spot they picked also had to be
on high ground because
it kept the pyramid safe from
What The Pyramids Were Made Out Of
Egyptologists discovered huge
amounts of evidence on
how the Egpytians built pyramids.
The Egyptians were able to
bring gigantic stones by putting the stones on a wooden seld.
The Egyptians then pulled the sled with the stones
on top, all the way to the pyramid. While
they were pulling the stones they would wet the sand in front
of the sled, so the sled wouldn't get stuck
in the sand.
What They Used Pyramids For
The pyramids were used for buring
the the pharaohs.
The pharaohs were buried with all
of their treasures and belonings.
The pharaohs slaves and knights
would be buried with
the king. They would be buried with
because they believed the pharaoh
to be protected in the afterlife.
the pharoah would have his slaves
with him because
they also believed the pharaoh
have to work in the afterlife.