Year 5 spent the afternoon yesterday being very creative by producing clay replicas of Ancient Greek pots.
They used an air drying earthenware clay and used an array of different ceramic techniques which incuded pinch pots, coil pots and slabbing. The students came accross several method hiccups and had to work quickly to prevent their pots from cracking.
"In Ancient Greece each pot was unique and was used for something different like wine or water". Jack
"They would of coloured their pots orange and black back in Ancient Greek times". Henry
"I found it hard because my clay kept on ripping and cracking if it was too thin." Lewis
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