Greeks designed vases with intricate patterns and scenes from important events. Below are some sketches students have completed of their own vases.
Greek Mathematician, Euclid as explained by a wonderful artist. His YouTube channel is awesome!
Good biography about one of the most powerful military leaders of all time.
After acting out the "reader's theater" edition of King Midas's Golden Touch, we viewed this clip from 1953. It was pretty close to the real thing. The myth has origins in Greek text from 2000 years ago and there really was a King Midas in Turkey around 700 BC. The moral of the story....be careful what you wish for! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Midas
This is a loose interpretation of an old classic.
This video pokes fun at the first marathon ever run after the Battle of Marathon between the Persians and Greeks in 490 BC. The distance of the run was about 25 miles which is the same distance as the race today.
This is a brief overview of the important players in Greek Mythology. (From History.com).
Watch this entertaining video about the Greeks.