Online Ancient Greece day - for schools and home educators

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Online Ancient Greece day - for schools and home educators
Thursday 7 July 2022



FREE (Donations very welcome)



Aimed at Key Stage 2 (ages 7-11)



Join the Great North Museum: Hancock team for a day of virtual Ancient

Greek activities . Watch virtual tours, take part in live workshops

and relax for story time. You can even submit your questions to one of

our curators!



S essions are designed for a mix of Key Stage 2 children (ages 7-11)

in school, at home and other settings .



Y ou can sign up to as many of the sessions as you like .



Joining information and additional resources will be circulated closer

to the date.



Home learners and children not in a school setting are also welcome to

take part.



To secure your space , click here and fill in our booking form.



Please note that for Safeguarding, adults not accompanying a

participating child will not be permitted into any of these sessions.



Session 1 – Virtual Museum tour



9:30 - 10am



Come on a tour of the Ancient Greek gallery at the Great North Museum:

Hancock. Discover some of the wonderful objects we have amongst our

collection. Use our ‘Can you Find?’ sheet to see if you can spot

our key objects. Then join in with our quiz, can you guess what our

object is from just a few clues?



Session 2 – Workshop: Mythical monsters



10:30 - 11:15am



This interactive workshop focuses on how Hoplite soldiers used

mythical monsters to intimidate their enemies. Learn about mythical

monsters, take part in a drawing challenge and create your own hoplite

shield.



Session 3 – Ask and Answer



1- 1:45pm



Do you have any burning questions about Ancient Greece or the Great

North Museum: Hancock collection? Submit your questions for our

Curator of Archaeology to answer! Questions can be submitted by email

to learning@greatnorthmuseum.org.uk



Make sure to get your question to us by Thursday 30th June for a

chance to get it answered.



We may not be able to answer all questions live but will do our best

to include as many as possible.



Session 4 – Hidden lives: Ancient Greek women and children.



2 – 2.45pm



To secure your space, click here and fill in our booking form.



Please note that this Online Ancient Greece Day is open for multiple

schools and/or home learners to book. We will instruct all

participants to turn cameras and microphones off during the sessions.



For safeguarding reasons adults not accompanying a participating child

will not be admitted into any of the sessions.

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7th July 2022,
10:00am
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