Hoplites in action
This week Year 6 marched, with their heads held high, into the sportshall to the sound of trumpets and drums. As Greek warriors, they had been preparing for this their whole lives (since September), and now it was time.
Their mission was to survive using the very tactics employed by ancient Greek hoplites over two-thousand years ago.
Cries of defiance rose up from every man; shield walls were formed; the hail of arrows (beanbags) began to rain down.
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