Image: Forum Traiani
At Roman Empirethe houses that the population lived in were known as domusif they were located in the field. A large part of the Roman residences, especially the richest, were decorated with mosaics consisting of small ceramic pieces that together formed an image. The elaboration of Roman mosaics can be a great idea of handwork for children, using paper instead of ceramics. In this article from umComo.com.br, we teach you step by step like making Roman mosaics for children.
Steps to follow:
Look for a image or motive of Roman antiquity to turn it into a mosaic.
You can print it on the computer or get the children to draw on a black or white cardboard.
Please provide different-color papers (tissue paper or coloured folios) so that they cut out small squares that will become the pieces of the Roman mosaic. It is not necessary that they all be of the same size.
The following step consists of shape the design with the little colored papers and glue them on.
If you want, when the child has finished connecting the pieces of the Roman mosaic, you can plasticize it for better preservation.
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