St. Raymond Students Explore Ancient Rome

Each fourth grader discovered something interesting within their studies.
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez

St. Raymond Elementary School fourth and fifth graders had a once in a lifetime opportunity to see and handle authentic 3,000-year-old Roman artifacts when Marisa Horowitz-Jaffe, Museums with Marisa founder, presented her Discovering Ancient Rome! workshop on Tuesday, April 16 inside the school’s main library. Horowitz-Jaffe, an archaeologist and museum educator, discussed the Forum, the Colosseum, Roman temples and the empire’s lesser known buildings.

Students used magnifying glasses to observe inscriptions and details on Roman artifacts.
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez

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