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 | Greek people invented the Olympics and they love weight lifting.
5: Researched and Written by Ryan | The Greek national sport is soccer. They love soccer. | Greek people love to dance. It looks like the River Dance, but it is not. It's their way.
6: Interesting Places or Things To Know | This is a picture of the temple Acropolis. It was built 2,500 years ago. | Researched and Written by Paige
7: Mount Olympus is the bigget mountain in Greece. Greeks believed gods lived on top.
8: Land and Animals | In Greece, there are many mountains. One of the most famous mountains is Mount Olympus. The Greeks thought gods and goddesses live on top. | One of the common animals in Greece is a wild boar. A boar is a pig that lives in the wild. | Researched and Written by Maya
9: A jackal is also a popular animal in Greece. The jackal is a large wild dog. | The Greeks raised herds of sheep to get wool, milk, meat and leather. They also raised goats for the same things.
10: Favorite Foods | This is a picture of Mediterranean seafood. It has crab, fish and other seafood in it. | This is a picture of a kebob. They put chunks of meat and vegetables on a skewer. They hold the skewer over a fire to cook it.
11: This is a picture of take-out Mediterranean sea food. It is fish and rice and vegetables. So that means Greeks are cool.! | This is a picture of Baklava. Baklava is a favorite dessert. It is a baked pastry that is filled with honey and nuts. | Researched and Written by Sydney
12: Special thanks to: Ms. Umberger, our beloved 2nd grade teacher Ms. Frachetti, our amazing librarian and editor Roberts K-8 2011
13: Life as a Kid by Ryan | Interest-ing Places or Things to Know by Paige | Land and Animals by Maya | Authors | Favorite Foods by Sydney