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Our Ancient Greek Day

On Tuesday 25th April, Sycamore Class had an Ancient Greek launch day where we learnt about our project for this term. Over the course of the day we: listened to a Greek Myth; created our own storyboard for the story of Icarus and Daedalus; started to create a PowerPoint presentation recording our current knowledge of the Ancient Greeks; tasted and tried different Greek food (pitta, hummus, olives and feta); investigated Greek Vases and made collage Gods and Goddesses. We had an amazing day! Here are some photos:

Testing out Greek Food :)

Greek God / Goddess Art

Icarus and Daedalus

In our English lessons, we have learnt the story of Icarus and Daedalus. Here are some photos of the freeze frames we created to help us retell the story.  

In our next lesson, we decided to explore the characters' feelings and thoughts further. To do this, we recorded a range of open questions and then 'hot-seated' Icarus and Daedalus: