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Lesson Plans
Greek Wars

For Teachers

5 lessons, includes city-states and all three Persian wars (Core Knowledge)

The Warrior Role in Greek Society (lessons)

Ancient Greek Warfare (Tes) 

The Trojan War - Myth or Reality?

The Trojan Horse - lesson plans, wars

The Trojan War for Kids (reading and games)

See Also: The Odyssey

The Persian Wars

Zerk the Jerk

All three Persian wars - lesson plans and handouts (Core Knowledge)

The Persian War, lesson plan

The Persian War for Kids (reading and games)

The Peloponnesian War

Lesson Idea: Summit Meeting: Attempt to solve the problems between Athens and Sparta before war broke out. Start with the invitation. Who should invite whom?

Classroom Discussion: Do you think Athens believed they would be defeated? Why or why not?

The Peloponnesian War for Kids (reading)

See Also

Units & Overviews for Ancient Greece

Free Presentations

Greek Games

Ancient Greece for Kids

Lesson Plans for Ancient Greece