Understand the system of writing and translate English phonetically into hieroglyphs.
Learn All about Reading Hieroglyphics
Explains how pictoral symbols are combined to represent words and provides a chart of the hieroglyph "alphabet."
Ancient Egypt: Writing
Learn about the different scripts used in ancient Egypt and find out where writing was used.
Mummies of Ancient Egypt: Hieroglyphs
Shows each image used to represent a sound. Identifies the meaning and the sound of each.
Describes the three types of symbols that made up this system of writing.