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eTogaTrek: Roman Clothing (ep. 02)

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What Do I Need for This Video?

  • journal
  • stuffed animal, doll, or action figure
  • scissors
  • tape
  • stapler and staples
  • markers
  • string or yarn
  • felt
  • scrap fabric or scarf

eTogaTrek: Roman Clothing

Instructor: Katherine Owensby
Coordinator: Kevin Jefferson

with special thanks to
Chloè Benner
Caitlin Campbell
Nadia Ghosheh
Brad Jefferson
Irene Morrison
Kate Preble
Matthew Webb
Students of LatinSummer Boston 2014

eTogaTrek Committee 2014-2015
Cynthia Cheng
Grace de Majewski
Kevin Jefferson
Elizabeth Shaw

"Run Amok"
by Kevin MacLeod (
Creative Commons License: By Attribution 3.0

© Ascanius: The Youth Classics Institute

Think About It!

  1. Would you like to wear Roman clothing?
  2. What kind of clothing would be best for Romans to wear while they work in the field?
  3. How did the Romans differentiate between formal and informal clothing?
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Follow eTogaTrek Throughout The Year!

  • Episode 1: Families and Bullas (October 21, 2014)
  • Episode 2: Clothing (December 1, 2014)
  • Episode 3: Greek & Roman Architecture (January 26, 2015)
  • Episode 4: Mosaics (May 15, 2015)
  • Episode 5: Games and Knucklebones (June 5, 2015)