2. Look at the pictures of writing materials used by ancient peoples and give a name to each of them. Which of them was most popular in ancient Russia?
3. Quickly read the text and give a Russian title to it.
4. Answer the following questions:
When were the birch bark writings first discovered?
What kind of documents are they?
When were these documents written?
What do these documents tell us about life in ancient Russia?
5. Look at the photo of birch bark document No. 202. Discuss it with your friend.