As part of their learning about Ancient Egyptians, Years 5 & 6 were treated to a live demonstration of the mummification process. Chief Embalmer, Kha, came to Gossops Green and prepared, in front of an astonished group of children, the body of Ramose for his journey to the afterlife.

Using live shadow play (to protect the squeamish) the gruesome process unfolded in front of their very eyes.

Don’t panic! No children, animals or teachers were harmed in the process, although pupils may be looking out for any missing staff members tomorrow…