Greek Gods and Goddesses and Comparison/Contrast Paragraph Writing
|How many of the ancient Greek gods and goddesses can you identify?|
Today's Learning Objective * Compare and contrast life in Athens and Sparta. * Explain the significance of Greek mythology to the everyday life of people in the region.
Ancient Greek God and Goddess Web Exploration Unfortunately, due to time constraints we had very little class time dedicated to learning about Ancient Greek mythology and religion, which many consider to be the most interesting aspects of Ancient Greece. If you finished your comparison/contrast paragraph, you are welcome to use class time today to explore Ancient Greek mythology and religion, especially as it pertains to their gods and goddesses. You may enjoy the websites and videos below.
- Ancient Greeks: Gods and Heroes
- Ancient Greece Gods for Kids
- The British Museum: Ancient Greece - Gods and Goddesses
- Ancient Greece: Mythology
- Fact Monster: The Olympian Gods and Goddesses
- Greek Gods and Goddesses