Classical Kids

Classical Kids
Classical Kids

Classical Kids

An Activity Guide to Life in Ancient Greece and Rome
By Laurie Carlson

5–12

Hands-On History

JUVENILE NONFICTION

200 Pages, 11 x 8 1/2

Formats: Trade Paper, EPUB, PDF, Mobipocket

Trade Paper, $16.95 (US $16.95) (CA $18.95)

ISBN 9781556522901

Rights: WOR

Chicago Review Press (Jul 1998)

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Travel back in time to see what life was like in ancient Greece and Rome while having fun with hands-on activities such as making a star gazer; chiseling a clay tablet; weaving Roman sandals; making a Greek mosaic; creating Roman jewelry; throwing Greek pottery; casting a vote in a Roman-style election; and much more. Learn how these civilizations contributed to our present-day world by participating in art, math, cooking, science, and geography activities. Interesting facts and trivia are included throughout. Helpful illustrations explain project steps.

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"A treasure trove for teachers." —Children's Literature

Author Biography

Laurie Carlson is the author of Colonial Kids, Westward Ho!, More Than Moccasins, Green Thumbs, and Kids Camp! She has taught preschool, primary grades, and children’s art classes.

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