Illustrated by Phillip Martin. From the fables of Aesop to the achievements of Alexander, explore ancient Greece using classroom-ready PowerPoints®
that introduce ancient history through informative text, colorful graphics, and candid questions. Prepared by the renowned history duo, the main presentation includes 132 slides that explore such topics as early Greece; fables, legends, and myths; the Grecian Dark Ages; Greek city-states; daily life; wars and expansion; and gifts from the Greeks. In addition to the main unit, the CD-ROM includes six smaller opening units (focusing on myths, geography, and daily life) designed to complement and expand upon topics covered in the main presentation. (A related reproducible unit
features well-structured plans supported by handouts, plus a special lesson for substitute teachers.) Grades 4–6. Social Studies School Service. ©2006.
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