Explore Ancient Greece! 25 Great Projects, Activities, Experiments
Explore Ancient Greece! invites young readers ages 6-9 to investigate the fascinating civilization of ancient Greece through 25 activities and experiments. Kids learn about ancient Greek homes, food, Read More
“This little gem from Nomad Press is a great book for learning about Ancient Greece. The author's enthusiasm jumps out of the page at you while you're reading descriptions of Greeks and their culture. This book would also make a great basis for a co-op hands-on history class. Highly recommended!”
School Library Journal
“Fun book about an otherwise daunting culture. Kids will enjoy the format of the book with its cartoon-like drawings and jokes. The text is punctuated with fun fonts and sidebars that enrich the historical narrative of the text. Very fun activities make learning about this culture a great experience. This book a worthwhile addition to your library.”
Detailed Book Description
Explore Ancient Greece! invites young readers ages 6-9 to investigate the fascinating civilization of ancient Greece through 25 activities and experiments. Kids learn about ancient Greek homes, food, playtime, clothing, conquests, arts and entertainment, gods, and more. Activities range from fashioning a model oil lamp from clay to building a courtyard column and constructing a flipbook sailing ship. By combining a hands-on element with riddles, jokes, fun facts, and comic cartoons, kids Explore Ancient Greece! and develop an understanding of how this ancient civilization still influences our modern world.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Where in the World Was Ancient Greece?
School, Socrates, and Science
The Olympics and the Theater
Democracy and War
Gods, Goddesses, and Myths