Create a scroll by yourself: an ancient book out of papyrus
An ancient scroll you and your students can fabricate with this construction set out of the Roman Shop in the category teaching materials by yourselves! What an illustrative adventure for school lessons! With the scroll set students can fabricate by themselves their own "ancient book", a real papyrus scroll (very easily). Simple methods lead to a fast success for every student.
Afterwards the scroll can be painted with Roman and ancient motives or it can be written on in the latin lessons: The ancient scroll is delivered in its separate parts and can be put together by the students themselves. What a haptic experience in the lessons or at birthday parties!
- two real beech wooden sticks, circa 22cm long
- 60x20 cm long papyrus page
- handicraft cord
- detailed instructions
- age group: 6+
- expenditure of time: circa 15 minutes
The papers scroll in lessons
In our online shop as well you find everything for continuing the tradition of the scroll. Our scroll have two wooden sticks on their endings and starts of the medium. With that the writing area is tightened, on the other side this installation functions something to hold in the hands practically. As the actual writing medium we only use papyrus of high quality. The scroll with wooden stick to write on by yourself we offer in different sizes. With that for example the scroll Ovid can motivate latin students to higher things.
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