Why were pyramids built? What do they look like inside? What kinds of things have been found in pyramids? Explore the mysteries of history through the ancient Egyptian pyramids in this precisely leveled text, which introduces the shape of the pyramid as well as the different types of pyramids found in the world. Also discover mummies and heiroglyphics--all preserved in the pyramids like giant time capsules! Connect to the fiction text pair, Summer at Oak Tree Cottage.