This simulation has everything you need to recreate the battle of Marathon. Different troops from each side that were present at the battle, sheet of historical background and easy to follow instructions for students and teachers.
Students will be using critical thinking skills as they process the tactical view of the battle field. Giving students the chance to experience the battle will give them greater understanding of the tactics, pressures, and overall significance of the battle of Marathon.
One thing is for sure, you will be giving your students a experience they will remember.