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Ancient Greek

Ancient Greek Workshop for Year 5; Dan Shadrake put up a display showing various helmets and shields used in ancient Greece. The children were taught about Greek culture and life. The children will be transported to a Greek theatre where they will take part in re-enacting Greek myths and legends. The children were given a couple of games to play; the first one PETTEIA - A Greek strategy game and the second; ARCHIMEDES STOMACHION – A Greek puzzle for exercising the mind. Dan Shadrake appeared in many films, including Gladiator, Robin Hood, First Knight, Centurion, Faintheart and most recently Wonder Woman. Dan has also been a historical advisor on many Film and TV projects, including: Gladiator, Centurion, Horrible Histories The children really enjoyed this workshop and they all has a part to play.