Tag Archives: Ancient Greeks

Rowan trip to Ure Museum

Yesterday, Rowan Class visited the Ure Museum of Greek Archaeology at the University of Reading. The trip to the university was smooth enough, but trying to find the museum on the campus was a bit of a nightmare. After an … Continue reading

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Ancient Greek Women – Pots of Evidence

In history, we have been looking at the lives of Ancient Greek women and trying to draw conclusions based on the clay pots from the time. The children examined a range of evidence and wrote about their findings: James E … Continue reading

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Should we build the Parthenon? Balanced Arguments

In literacy we have been looking at balanced arguments and relating it to our topic on the Ancient Greeks. We held a debate on whether the Parthenon should be built or not and followed this up by writing our own … Continue reading

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Ancient Greek Vases

This term Class AS have been making Ancient Greek vases using papier mache techniques. The children not only made and decorated the vases, but also had to come up with a backstory. Here are the children’s contributions.    

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Ancient Greek News Articles

The Ancient Greeks have been the topic we have followed throughout the term and this week we have been writing newspaper reports, many of them based upon myths. When all the reports are completed we will use them to create … Continue reading

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Leitmotifs for Ancient Greek Gods & Goddesses

Following on from our work earlier in the term where we looked at the leitmotifs of the Roman Gods as composed by Holst, we used this as inspiration for creating our own leitmotifs for an Ancient Greek god or goddess. … Continue reading

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