Craft Box: Ancient Greeks

Author: Jillian Powell
Publisher: Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Category: Nonfiction History Books for Kids, Handicrafts, History Books for Kids
Age Group: 12-17
Book Format: Paperback

Each book in this delightful, child-friendly series focuses on a different period in history, from Ancient Egypt right up to World War 2. Children will love learning about each era, and then following the simple instructions to make useful or interesting objects from that time. Age-appropriate and accessible, the books are jam-packed with great ideas and perfect for use at home or in the classroom. In Craft Box: Ancient Greeks, you can learn how to make theatre masks, a a fish dish, a Medusa headdress, an Olympic torch, a perfume bottle, a golden wreath, a fibula, a Hoplite's shield, a Greek arm guard, a gable decoration, a discus and pan pipes!Fun facts on every spread give background information about Ancient Greece and its people, from food and everyday life to the Olympics and religion. A Further Information spread suggests age-appropriate websites and books, so children can go away and learn more about the ancient Greeks.A glossary explains any tricky words, and will help to further increase children's knowledge and understanding of the era.

Table Of Contents
1: The ancient Greeks

2: Make a fish dish

3: Make a Medusa headdress

4: Make an Olympic torch

5: Make a perfume bottle

6: Make a golden wreath

7: Make a fibula

8: Make a Hoplite's shield

9: Make a Greek arm guard

10: Make a gable decoration

11: Make a discus

12: Make pan pipes
About Jillian Powell
Jillian Powell has an MA in English from Cambridge University and an M.Phil in Art History from the Courtauld Institute, London. She is an experienced writer of children's fiction and non-fiction, and has written on many social issues.


SKU BK-9780750284042
Barcode # 9780750284042
Brand Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Artist / Author Jillian Powell
Shipping Weight 0.1500kg
Shipping Width 0.210m
Shipping Height 0.003m
Shipping Length 0.265m

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