Monthly Archives: January 2016

Theseus and the Minotaur

Write a persuasive argument for why you should not be sacrificed to the Minotaur. Don’t forget to use the structure below.


– opening statement

– reason why you should not be sacrificed

– cause and effect – what would happen if you were sacrificed, what will happen if you are not?

– summarise your statement

An Amazing Discovery

Last week Year 4 made an amazing discovery from the times of the Ancient Greeks! Some broken pieces of pottery had been buried and it was our archaeologists job to excavate them carefully.
We had to be extremely careful and use lots of different tools to make sure we didn’t damage the objects buried. Can you remember how to use the trowel correctly?