This unit plan includes 10 lessons for a unit on ancient Greece! that can be taught consecutively, or not!
Lesson 1: Geography of Ancient Greece (SIOP Lesson) map activity
Lesson 2: Daily Life in Ancient Greece, creative writing
Lesson 3: Athens v. Sparta (90 minute lesson), notes & group discussion/debate
Lesson 4: Athens & Civic Duty (local history), compare & contrast present day civic duty to Athenian civic duty.
Lesson 5: 12 Olympians scavenger hunt activity
Lesson 6: Mythological Creature Scavenger Hunt activity
Lesson 7: Create Your Own Mythological Creature project
Lesson 8: Reading & Performing Greek myths/plays
Lesson 9: Hercules v. Hercules: Comparing & Contrasting the myth and the movie
Lesson 10: Create Your Own Myth! (writing assignment)