Who Is Socrates?
A Brief PowerPoint Introduction to Socrates
From the Desk of The Ancient-Minded Professor
This download includes a 20-slide PowerPoint to help introduce Socrates to your students. It includes presentation notes to add depth to your discussion embedded in the PowerPoint and also in a 2-page pdf document. This introduction is aimed at giving a brief overview of his life and achievements as well as making him relevant to today’s students. The PowerPoint presentation and the pdf file have both been put into a zip file for you to download.
Outline of the PowerPoint (20 slides in total, including title slide)
1. Title Slide
2. Socrates at a Glance
3. The Scientific Method = The Socratic Method
4. His Life (sketch of Socrates’ life)
5. The Parthenon at night (2 slides)
6. His life continued
7. The Trial of Socrates (2 slides)
8. The Temple of Athena Nike
9. The Temple of Hephaestus
10. The Eastern Side of the Parthenon
11. Famous Teachings (3 slides)
12. In the Words of Socrates (2 slides)
13. His Most Enduring Legacy
14. His Influence
15. How Should We Remember Him?
Important Note: This product is available in my Ancient Greece PowerPoint Presentations Bundle
Or you may be interested in my individual introductions:
The Founders of Greek Democracy: The Great Athenian Statesmen
Who is Aristotle?
Who Are the Poets and Playwrights?
Who Are the Olympians?
Who Are the Titans?