In English, we have read a variety of Greek myths and legends. However, we have focused on the well-known Greek myth and legend 'Icarus and Daedalus.' We have been working on our story-telling skills and have re-told the myth in a variety of different ways including:
This has helped us understand the characters thoughts and feelings, which has helped us retell the story with more detail/ emotion. Here are some pictures of our English lesson which has led up to us re-writing the story of Icarus and Deadlus.
Greek vases played an important role in helping us understand what life was like in Ancient Greece. During our research, we learnt a lot about Ancient Greek vases. Here are some facts we learnt:
We then designed our own Greek vase which told a story. Here is an example of one of our plans:
After this lesson, we then applied paint to our favourite design.