Reading Ancient Schoolroom

Reading Ancient Schoolroom

The Reading Ancient Schoolroom (www.readingancientschoolroom.com) offers children aged 6-18 the unique opportunity to experience full immersion in an ancient school, looking and acting like Roman children while using wax tablets, papyri, and ostraca to do ancient school exercises. Based on research carried out at the University of Reading, the event will be running from 24 […]

Reading Ancient Schoolroom

Reading Ancient Schoolroom

See www.readingancientschoolroom.com for a unique opportunity to participate in an authentic re-enactment of an ancient Roman school, not only learning how to use papyri, wax tablets, and ostraca but also looking and acting like a Roman child while doing the school exercises that ancient children did. (Usually in English, but Latin is also available.) Various exercises to […]