Ancient Greece PowerPoint and Guided Notes on Athens, Sparta, and more!

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  1. This bundle contains all of my Ancient Greece resources. Click on the links below to learn more about each included activity:Ancient Greece City-State Postcard Activity (digital version added December 2020)The Golden Age of Greece: A Scavenger HuntMy Greek Name: A Look at the Greek AlphabetAncient G
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This 214 slide PowerPoint covers material for a complete unit on Ancient Greece from the Early Greeks through Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Period.

Topics include:

- Geography of Greece and how it impacted the Greek civilizations

- Early Greeks (Minoans, Mycenaeans, Dorians)

- Establishment of city-states (similarities and differences, citizenship, slavery, government, religion, Olympic Games, trade, Megara, Corinth, Argos, Thebes)

- Sparta (location, lack of written records from Spartans, helots, perioeci, revolt, military society, life of male and female Spartans, government, characteristics, peak and decline)

- Athens (location, metics, life as an Athenian, Iliad and Odyssey, democracy, Draco, Solon, Cleisthenes)

- Events leading to the Persian Wars

- Warfare during this time (equipment of Greek hoplites and Persian archers, phalanx, trireme)

- Herodotus

- Battles of Marathon, Thermopylae, Salamis, Plataea

- Rise of the Delian League

- Golden Age of Athens (Pericles, Parthenon, pottery, sculpting, drama and theater, and philosophy - Socrates, Plato, Aristotle)

- Peloponnesian League

- Thucydides

- Causes of the Peloponnesian War

- Athens' strategy and the plague

- How Sparta won

- Effects of the Peloponnesian War

- After the war

- King Philip II and Macedonia (Corinth League, assassination)

- Alexander the Great (accomplishments, end of Persian Empire, his empire, his death, division of his empire)

- Hellenistic Culture (what it is, Alexandria, Pharos of Alexandria, Colossus of Rhodes, Nike of Samothrace, Diogenes, Epicurus, Zeno, Aristarchus, Eratosthenes, Euclid, Archimedes)

What's included in the download:

*Editable PowerPoint presentation (214 slides, text is all editable, graphics are not editable)

*Google Slides presentation version (214 slides, text is editable but the images are not)

*Fillable Guided Notes version (21 pages, students type into text boxes, not editable)

*Google Slides Guided Notes version (21 pages, students type into text boxes, not editable)

*PDF Guided Notes (21 pages, not editable)

*PDF Guided Notes key (21 pages, not editable)

*Editable Guided Notes (21 pages, created in PowerPoint without the fancy clip art and fonts)

Just download and you're ready to go! Having both print and digital versions means no stress since you are prepared for both in-person and remote learning!

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***This PowerPoint set includes Persian and Peloponnesian Wars PowerPoint and Guided Notes and is included in the following bundles: Ancient Greece Bundle and World History Mega Bundle***


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