This graphic organizer will help students organize their thoughts to prepare for a debate . On the front they will list the pros and cons of two city-states: Athens and Sparta. Then they will compose a written response on the reverse side. Students will answer the questions: Where would you rather live and why? Where would you not want to live and why? They will need to back up their statements using factual evidence gathered in class.
You can use this graphic organizer with information from any textbook that discusses the city-states Athens and Sparta.
There is no answer key due to the open-endedness of the question.