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Homeschool Workshop: Lost and Found The Secrets of Archimedes Ages 7-9

Date

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Time

01:30 PM–03:30 PM

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Homeschool Workshop: Lost and Found The Secrets of Archimedes Ages 7-9

 

Discover the greatest works of the Greek mathematician Archimedes in this workshop highlighting the special exhibition Lost and Found: The Secrets of Archimedes. Students will examine how conservation scientists and researchers worked together to recover Archimedes’ secrets, rewrite the history of mathematics and uncover new texts from the ancient world. This event is recommended for children ages 5-12.

Explore the Walters through this workshop designed exclusively for homeschool students ages 5-12. Participants enjoy an introduction to the museum, a guided tour, studio activity and post-visit materials.