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13.77 MB | 20 slides and 1 handout pages
This download includes both the 20-slide follow-along PowerPoint (complete with visuals, graphics and text) AND the blank comic strip template handout (in both PDF and MS WORD format)
Students follow along to turn a blank piece of paper into an information-packed resource highlighting the history of the Greco-Persian Wars. Students build content literacy as they are encouraged to use the 10 key terms (listed on the side of each slide) throughout their comic strip boxes. In the end, they will have a product that contains visuals, titles, and key terms about Cyrus, Darius, Xerxes, battles, Greek-city states and much more. Enjoy!
The ten key terms are...
1 Persian Empire
4 Golden Age
5 Greco-Persian Wars
6 Ionian Revolt
9 Delian League
10 Asia Minor
The 8 comic strip box titles are:
1 Persian Empire had been on the rise
2 Greek kingdoms reach a Golden Age
3 Cyrus appoints tyrants to rule Ionia
4 Greek rebellions across Asia Minor
5 Darius squashes the Ionian revolts
6 Persian plan to crush all of Greece
7 Darius & Xerxes struggle for years
8 Greeks go back on the offensive