Under Construction

We are learning about Ancient Greece in my world history class this week and I thought it might be appropriate to show a snapshot I took of the Parthenon a few years ago. I have been to Athens a few times since 1998, and every time there have been cranes and scaffolds present. I’m guessing that maintaining a 2500 year old building isn’t easy.

Here’s a bit of an “easter egg” for my AWH students: The first person who posts a thoughtful reply to today’s blog gets the iPad tonight. Sorry Katie S but you don’t qualify.

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  1. I’m guessing that’s what the men slaved over while their wives were at home. The men probably expected to have a meal when they got home after a hard day of creating beautiful structures like this one.

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