In preparation for the fantastic visit of Caroline Lawrence, I asked my Year 7s to think of questions they might … Continue reading The Roman Mysteries inspire Year 7s…
Especially for one of my Lower 6th Latin class, who was asking about the mosaics at Piazza Armerina, having never … Continue reading Piazza Armerina mosaics (Sicily)
If you have an iPhone or iPad, try this excellent app which takes you round the British Museum and shows … Continue reading Great British Museum app
To all BGS students: Why not spend half-term or some spare time at the weekend on some Roman-themed creative writing … Continue reading Could you create the next Flavia Gemina or Falco?
From the BBC News website (18 October 2012) A “nationally significant” stash of Roman gold coins has been found by … Continue reading Roman gold coins found in St Albans field
25 October 2012 – from the BBC News website The world’s oldest undeciphered writing system, which has so far defied … Continue reading Breakthrough in world’s oldest undeciphered writing