Welcome to the Museum! Based in the beautiful book by Wilkinson and Nelson, we are free to explore 6 different galleries of this museum of Ancient Cultures:
1.Africa: Southern and Western Africa, Ancient Egypt
2.America: The Olmec, Maya, Aztecs, Hopewell, Pueblo.
3.Asia: Ancient India, China, Japan, Korea.
4. Europe: The Celts, Ancient Greece, Rome, The Vikings.
5.Middle East: Mesopotamia, Ancient Levant, Persia, Early Islam.
6. Oceania: Indigenous Australians, Melanesia, Polynesia, Maori.
Through exploring archaeological objects we will attempt to understand the past. By sculpting in clay, drawing and using watercolors, students will become familiar with ancient history.
*In this first semester we will visit Egypt, Olmec, Mayan, Pueblo, India, Japan, Celts, Vikings,Ancient Levant, Persia, Indigenous Australians, Maori.
Teacher: Martha Zittel
Cost: $225 (includes all materials)