Everything you need to teach Ancient Greece to 7th Graders in Common Core alignment.
Ancient Greece Complete Unit: Start with a vocabulary Activity: this is a great opening activity to introduce the topic of Ancient Greece to your students; student research for mythology paper on either a God/Goddess or a myth to promote student interest; Teacher directed notes via PPT and graphic organizers on Greece religion, government, trade & specialization, golden age, fall of Greece (Persian and Peloponnesian war); Formative Assessment on Geography strand, DBQ: Ask students to analyze and infer what was significant to the Greeks; Essay on Greece Culture for students to show what they have learned throughout the unit, video and website links included to use with your students as extra's.
This unit will last you 5 weeks. I have given you the PPT version so that you can utilize the hyperlinks and adjust it to your needs. Please see the Roman Unit or 2nd quarter unit to get the full benefit of comparing Greece and Rome.