Welcome to Ancient Greece! How would you have behaved if you had lived in the ancient city-state of Sparta? (Lie, cheat, steal, because that is the Sparta way!) Or in Athens, Corinth, Argos, or Megara? The Greeks were proud of their city-state, their gods and goddesses, their culture and ways!

 
 

Ancient Greece for Kids 

Come meet the ancient Greeks! We think you'll like them!

Geography, Maps

Early Greece: Minoans, Mycenaeans, Dorians

Greek Dark Ages

Greek City-States

Gods & Goddesses

Myth: Theseus and the Minotaur

Myth: Zeus, Hera, and Little Io

Myth: Zeus, Hades, and the King of Corinth

Myth: Hermes & Apollo (cartoon ppt)

Myth: Apollo's Oracle at Delphi

Myth: Apollo and Cassandra

Myth: Hercules

Many More Greek Myths

Acropolis & Parthenon

Athens

Sparta

Corinth

Argos

Megara

Greek Olympics

Types of Government

Roots of Democracy

Legend: The Trojan War & Horse

Persian Wars

Peloponnesian Wars

 

Greek Men

Greek Women

Greek Kids

Greek Slaves

Pets & Toys

Houses

Food

Clothing

Hair Styles

Education, School

Religion

Greek Alphabet

Dance

Wedding Customs

Greek Theatre

Greek Architecture & Art

Greek Vases

Greek Columns

Elgin Marbles

Pericles Funeral Oration

Aristotle

Socrates

Alexander the Great

Aesop's Fables

Homer's Odyssey

Achievements & Contributions

Greek Games in PowerPoint format

Online Greek Games

 


For Teachers

The Ancient Greeks - Free Lesson Plans

Choose Your Own Adventure (from a long and creative list of Classroom Activities and Possible Assignments)

Free Presentations in PowerPoint format for Ancient Greece

Free Video Clips & Mini Movies about Ancient Greece

Ancient Greece Crafts for Kids

Ancient Greek Gods Crafts for Kids

Free Clip Art for Ancient Greece


We're published!

Ancient Greece
This book is a 5-6 week unit on Ancient Greece,
and includes complete lesson plans and meaningful activities.