Sunday, 19 April 2009
Jason and the Argonauts.
When I taught Years 4 & 5 (yes, both at the same time...but let's not get into that) one of my topics was "Ancient Greeks", so when I found an old video of Jason and Argonauts it seemed like a fun place to start.
There are always pitfalls lurking for the unwary teacher however, and one caught me out first time round.
This is a fleece, right?
(This one and others available from fiberwyrkz.etsy.com)
But no, not to our modern town-raised kids. This is a fleece ...
(available from heartscontent.etsy.com)
and my pupils couldn't understand why there were no similar jackets in the story.