Minoans & Mycenaeans: Understanding the Earliest Ancient Greeks!
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Ancient Greece Minoans & Mycenaeans features a reading on these two ancient cultures followed by a printable of comprehension questions to assess your student’s reading. Answers are included.
This Minoans & Mycenaeans lesson is included in my Ancient Greece Interactive Notebook.
Included in your purchase:
1. A one-page introduction to the Minoan Civilization, with map and photo of ruins from the palace at Knossos (fair use photos/map).
2. A one-page introduction to the Mycenaean Civilization, with map and photo of pottery depicting soldiers (fair use photos/map).
Cornell or two column notes are a great way to improve metacognition as well as organizational skills. Notes include charts, graphs, photographs, primary sources, colored detail, vocabulary and definitions depending on the section. Check back frequently as notes sections are added daily. My cornell
Hook your students on history with this engaging and colorful presentation on Ancient Greece. This slide show is designed to make students active and enthusiastic learners. It is a great presentation to use when introducing your students to the parent civilizations of the Ancient Greeks. This pre
Ancient Greece: Minoans and the Mycenaeans
In this activity packet, students will explore the Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations through readings, guided questions, a comparison chart and a map activity.
This lesson covers the pre-classical Minoans and Mycenaeans. Special attention is given to Minoan and Mycenaean art and architecture, the myth of Atlantis and the fall of the Minoans, and Mycenaean art and warfare.
This is a self-contained PowerPoint that develops slide by slide while other note
Powerpoints and activity to compare the two very different civilizations of the Minoans and the Mycenaeans. This is usually how I start teaching Ancient Greece.
-2 powerpoints: 1 for each civilization
-A comparison chart with a wordbank to compare the two
-A review or exit slip th
1-2 Day Powerpoint and Lesson Plan Outlining:
- Minoan Civilization
- Mycenaean Civilization
- Trojan Wan (briefly)
- Geography of Greece (map not included)
- Homer vs. Homer Simpson Comparison Reflection on Culture
1.) This can be a ver
Greece: Aegean: Minoans and Mycenaean PPT/ Lecture
Identify the geographic area known as the Aegean.
Discuss Minoan society and architecture.
Understand the link between culture and architecture of Mycenae
Identify important Mycenaean architectural achievements.
Discuss the relati
Minoans and Mycenaeans
In this activity, students will learn about the key terms, people and places that pertains to the Minoans and Mycenaean civilization. Throughout this activity, students will learn definitions, complete readings and analyze visuals.
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34-slide Power Point on the affect of the Minoan and Mycenaean Cultures had on Early Ancient Greece.
Clear, concise and interesting background for students to understand before the study of Ancient Greek History
Help your students organize a chart to compare and learn more about these ancient civilizations. There are 8 categories with multiple subdivisions in each. Chart, vocabulary list with definitions, test, matching, practice writing and interpreting cuneiform, cultural images, word find puzzle, and a
This dynamic presentation on the Minoan and Mycenaean Civilizations provides visuals, guided notes, and reflection questions to keep your students engaged for the entire lesson.
The Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations existed in a time that the Greeks called the heroic age, a time when Achilles foug
This lesson is centered around the "So What" question: "How do you decipher myth from fact?" This is an interactive PowerPoint where students will be able to "choose their own fate" by making decisions based off of a class-wide field trip they take to the ancient island of Crete. First, students par
This is a two day lesson that can easily be split into two separate lessons. focuses on early Greek civilization. particularly on Minoan and Mycenaean cultures. To build an understanding and put this lesson into context, the students will map out ancient cities, bodies of water, kingdoms and physic
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This interactive notebook bundle includes everything you need to teach about ancient world history (Egypt, Mesopotamia, China, India, Greece, and Rome).
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Ancient Greece Entire Unit Bundled includes Ancient Greece Powerpoints with video and presenter notes. Unit also includes, warm up powerpoints, informational text documents with questions, primary source worksheets, maps, exit tickets, crossword review, Kahoot! review game, video/video guide, and ed
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These interactive notebook graphic organizers will help students organize information about the ancient Greeks!
Interactive notebooks are an effective tool in the classroom. Not only can they assist students in keeping their work organized, but they are also an easy-to-access resource for reference
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I have been teaching AP World History for several years and my PowerPoints represent those many years of research into the course and the history. These PowerPoints took a full two years to complete and will serve as the basis of my AP Wor
Ancient Greece Daily Life Webquest
Students will gain a basic understanding of daily life in Ancient Greece through an easy to follow webquest. Please check out the website by clicking on the link below:
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Use interactive foldables to teach them about important events, characters, and significant ideas in
Ancient Greece Interactive Notebook: This download features 11 Interactive Notebook pages all about Ancient Greece! These amazing Interactive Notebook pages include graphic organizers, creative foldables, pop-ups, timelines, and more!
These are incredible resources for getting students engaged and
This digital resource features a link to a set of 10 fully-editable Interactive pages on Ancient Greece in World History for Google Drive!
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Ancient Greece PowerPoint with video clips and presenter notes covers the rise of Greece, Athens, Sparta and Alexander the Great.
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Ancient Greece Interactive Notebook: Greek Geography, Polis, Government, More!
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This file contains a two - three day lesson comparing the Minoans to the Mycenaeans. It includes:
1) Visual Word Wall
2) Vocabulary Sheet
4) Reading and graphic organizer for Crete (the Minoans)
5) Reading and graphic organizer for Mycenae (the Mycenaeans)
6) Triple T-Chart
7) Exit Tic
This resource includes interactive notebook activities, 20 task cards related to the study of ancient Greece and the Ancient Greece Daily Life Booklet Foldable!
Ancient Greece Interactive Notebook
These interactive notebook activities will help students organize information about the ancient Greek
A complete unit to help students learn about the geography, history, and culture of Ancient Greece. Topics covered include:
1 - The Geography of Greece
2 - Minoans & Mycenaeans
3 - Athenian Government
4 - Athenian Society
5 - Sparta
6 - Greek Religion & Myths
7 - Greek Philosophy & Sci
This Ancient Greece doodle notes set covers the geography of Greece, impact of geography on Ancient Greece, the Minoans, the Mycenaeans, the Dorians and the Dark Age, and the end of the Dark Age with the Ionians. Students will enjoy coloring and doodling as they take notes to learn about how geograp
This bundle includes many engaging, student-centered and thought-provoking activities and projects.
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Interactive Notebook for Ancient Greece: 44 Student-Ce
Ancient Greece Unit Pack
• Trojan War (story and reality)
• Dark Age and the Rise of the Polis
• Two Examples: Sparta and Athens
• First Democracy
• Persian Wars
• Delian League
• Peloponnesian War
• Phillip II of Macedon
• Alexander the Great
• Greek Contrib
Introduce your students to the parent civilization of the mighty Spartans. These warriors inspired Homer's tales of the Iliad and the Odyssey and the cyclops of Greek mythology.
This colorful 40 slide presentation looks at the clues left behind, including 2 fantastic treasures unearthed by Heinric
Development of Ancient Greek civilizations: Minoans and Mycenaeans, The Greeks / Hellenes. Reading, reading questions, simple map labeling, assessment. This unit is based on a seventh grade textbook but has been modified down to about a fifth grade level.
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This purchase is pretty amazing - an 11-part, 350-slide Powerpoint series with everything you need, including:
Ancient Near East (51 slides)
Egyptian Art (55 slides)
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Geometric & Archaic Greek (28 slides)
Classical Greek (31 slides)
Visually-Stunning PowerPoint with Rock-Solid World History!
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This 143 slide PowerPoint carefully explores various Classical Civilizations. The PowerPoint i
I use this powerpoint to introduce Ancient Greece to my high school World History students. Topics include the Minoans, the Mycenaeans, and the Trojan War. There is also a blank map to be filled in (great for a smartboard or even just to be projected on a white board).