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Content description VCGRCE017

Classical Greek / Levels 9 and 10 / Engaging with texts / Accessing the ancient Greek world through Classical Greek texts
Content description
Convey interpretations of information and ideas about ancient Greek society and culture, in oral, written and digital forms, using Classical Greek as appropriate
Elaborations
  1. discussing how cultural attitudes are conveyed in Classical Greek texts, such as attitudes to slaves or women, cleanliness, food, for example, conducting a role-play, forum on salient issues, ‘Q & A’ session
  2. investigating legal rights and obligations of citizens, social classes or property rights, for example, building a digital representation of social strata
  3. researching ancient Greek urban planning and architecture through the study of an archaeological site, and presenting findings, for example, by creating a virtual tour of the Agora or the Acropolis of Athens, with written or oral text in English or simple sentences in Classical Greek
  4. examining architectural remains of ancient Greece, such as places of entertainment and worship, and discussing what they reveal about the values and attitudes of ancient Greeks
  5. gathering and collating information about ancient Greek art, including sculpture, jewellery and painting, for example, producing and presenting an online exhibition catalogue
  6. researching references in Classical Greek texts to historical or mythological characters, such as Themistocles or Achilles
  7. exploring Classical Greek inscriptions to elicit and present information about ancient Greek society, for example, vases, funerary stelae, ostraka, and creating own examples in English or Classical Greek
Code
VCGRCE017
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