A day in the life of an Ancient Greek architect

Pheidias, chief builder for the Parthenon, has a problem: he's been accused of embezzlement. He has until sunset to prove his innocence. Learn about a day in the life of an architect 1,500 years ago.

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Activities

  1. After watching the video, list the three most interesting things you have learnt. Discuss them with an adult.
  2. Imagine you have been accused of stealing, like Pheidias. Write a letter to those who have accused you, explaining why you are innocent.