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Craft Like the ancient Greeks

Jillian Powell

Craft Like the ancient Greeks

by Jillian Powell

  • 358 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by PowerKids Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Handicraft,
  • Civilization,
  • Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Comedy! Tragedy! The ancient Greeks were incredible storytellers. This book transports readers to ancient Greece, a culture of marvelous myths, brutal wars, and sacred traditions. Readers will love the diverse activities that reflect the many aspects of ancient Greek life: designing theater masks, constructing Hoplite shields, adorning Medusa headbands, and many others. Interactive creations, like plastic straw panpipes, will make readers feel like time travelers. They ll learn mystifying facts about this rich culture, from the origins of the modern alphabet to favorite ancient Greek sports, as they craft. Simple step-by-step instructions with accompanying photographs make projects accessible, ensuring fun and safety.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJillian Powell
    SeriesCraft box
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26943250M
    ISBN 101499433662
    ISBN 109781499433661, 9781508155980

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    An amusing, historical sticker book, full of busy Ancient Greek scenes. Over stickers to use to complete scenes of Ancient Greek homes, markets, temples and much more. Written in consultation with an historical expert, each scene includes fascinating information about Ancient Greek people, their lives, beliefs and customs.   The idea of the “working class” doesn’t really apply to ancient Egypt, because work wasn’t organized in the same way in ancient Egypt that it was in 19th century England, when Marx and Engels started to use this term. Most people who worked in man.

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Ancient Greece chronicles the rise, decline, resurgence, and ultimate collapse of the Greek empire from its earliest stirrings in /5(4). The Greek soldier, or hoplite, usually carried a large wooden shield into battle.

We made this simple, but very impressive, shield, using two large circles of cardboard. Make A Greek Craft Like the ancient Greeks book. We made some pottery inspired by Ancient Greece using simple terracotta pots.

Make A Hoplite Shield. Ancient Greek soldiers were also known as Hoplites. They. Like always write the same number of letters per line. Then when you get to the end, if the original ends on, say, p l and that line has 15 letters, then if your copy does not end on p l with 15 letters, you must have added or dropped letters somewhere.

The Book of the Ancient Greeks Text Sample The Book of the Ancient Greeks Student Sample The Book of the Ancient Greeks Teacher Sample Dorothy Mills wrote some wonderful history books in the s for use by middle school students, and Memoria Press is proud to bring these books back into publication—with added illustrations.

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Children will love learning about each era, and then following the simple instructions to make useful or interesting objects from that time.5/5(3).

Ancient craftsmen provided ancient Greece and Rome with goods that weren't easily made in the average home. Among the ancient craftsmen of the Greeks, Homer names builders, carpenters, workers in leather and metal, and potters.

In the reforms of the second king of ancient Rome, Plutarch says Numa divided the craftsmen into 9 guilds (collegia opificum), the last of which. The Ancient World Kids Books on Ancient GREECE, - 4 BC. Greek history is fun for kids when you introduce them to the myths, the fables, and the hero stories.

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A lot of buildings that were suspected of being breweries were discovered at Archondiko and Agrissa that were both demolished by fire. While inspecting the sites Archaeologists found the burnt remains of.

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This workbook is designed to accompany the sold-separately The Book of the Ancient Greeks. Lessons provide facts to know (historical, geographical, etc.), vocabulary words to define, short-answer comprehension questions, and activity ideas. Page numbers for the accompanying textbook are clearly noted at the top of the page.

Four review quizzes are also included. 77 Brand: Memoria Press. Before beginning the vase, start by doing a little research into classic Greek black-figure pottery with your child. Flip through the art books from the library or look at the images downloaded from the Internet.

As you do, talk about recurring design motifs and the overall style of the black-figure.Find out about Ancient Greece, what people wore, ate and did for fun and learn about some of the most famous philosophers and mathematicians of the age in this compelling book for beginner readers.

With light-hearted illustrations and clear, simple text, plus Usborne Quicklinks to take readers to specially selected websites with more information.The lives of the ancient Greeks were ones of hardship and endurance.

The experiences of ancient Greek women were even tougher. If a newly born Greek girl was deemed worthy and not abandoned, their purpose was typically a traditional role as a wife and child bearer, for the priesthoods, for the economy of textiles or for servitude in a palace.