Classical Kids

Classical Kids Mythology Program

4th Grade, Winter Wednesdays at lunch & 5th Grade, Winter Tuesdays at lunch

Facilitated by the Barrington PTO

Encounter our classical roots in Greek and Roman mythology and literature. Using D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Mythology and  teaching packets from Excellence Through the Classics children can:

  • Explore ancient stories, themes and images, discovering how these manifest themselves in our world today
  • Discuss myths and do activities that provide an understanding of the Greek/Roman culture & worldview
  • Learn to value collaborative discussion

* 4th grade small groups will meet six Wednesdays: 1/10, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14 from 11:05-12:05

* 5th grade will meet six Tuesdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13 from 11:05-12:05.

*All participants have the option of taking the National Mythology Exam at Barrington on 2/20 (5th Grade) or 2/21 (4th Grade).

* The cost of the program is $30 per child for the book (theirs to keep) and materials.  $20 without the book.

Online Registration will be available at on Sunday, November 26th, 2017 at 8:00 am- Friday, December 1st , 2017 at 8 pm.

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