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Task -  To write a paragraph about the River Nile.



Watch the video below for help with this task. Your paragraph should tell the reader:


  • What is the River Nile?
  • Where is it?
  • Why is it important?
  • What did they use it for?

Apologies - the top of the video has been cut off.I have attached a screenshot of the video with the success criteria on it.

The River Nile

English task for Monday 8th February.

The River Nile Facts


The River Nile is about 4,160 miles long and is the longest river in Africa.


The River Nile was very important to the Egyptians.


The river provided water for drinking and watering crops.


The Egyptians could also use the river to travel.


The River Nile flooded every year between June and September.


The area next to the Nile was known as the ‘black land’ and the soil was very fertile.



You might also want to include some facts from the website below.

Optional - You may want to include a diagram or picture to your report