BC: The End
FC: Our Amazing World
1: “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – St. Augustine | From Greece: Act quickly, think slowly.
2: GREECE: Land of Ancient Gods
4: Life As A Kid | Children wear traditional costumes called Fustanellas during Greek holidays. | People celebrate Greek Independence Day on March 25th. | Researched and Written by Isadore
5: All Greek children learn to swim when they are young. | Since Greece is near the oceans, Greek children love the beach!
6: Interesting Places or Things To Know | The Parthenon is an ancient Greek temple built for the Goddess Athena in 432 B.C.
7: Researched and Written by Soephia | The Samaria Gorge is located on the island of Crete in the White Mountains. | The Olympics started in Greece.
8: Land and Animals | This is a sheep farmer in Greece. There are lots of sheep in Greece. | Researched and Written by Ben
9: There are lots of mountains in Greece. They have wild boar, foxes, goats, deer and badgers. | There are also pigs on many farms.
10: Favorite Foods | A Greek kabob is chunks of meat and vegetables on a skewer.
11: Baklava is a favorite Greek dessert. Baklava is a baked pastry with honey and nuts. | Researched and Written by Clara
12: Special thanks to: Ms. Smith, our beloved 2nd grade teacher Ms. Frachetti, our amazing librarian and editor Roberts K-8 2011
13: Life as a Kid by Isadore | Interest-ing Places or Things to Know by Soephia | Land and Animals by Ben | Authors | Favorite Foods by Clara