Um…It’s All Greek to Me
6th Grade Project
Ah! The amazing city-states of ancient Greece, from the war-like Spartans to the democratic thinking Athenians!! Their myths are legendary. Modern countries govern by their early example. Famous buildings still display the awesome early Greek architectural designs. So much to learn…where to start?
Construct a well-designed project in which you adequately discuss and explain your topic to the BEST of your ability. The project can be a written report, poster, skit, PowerPoint, etc. Check with you teacher for additional ideas.
Use a variety of resources: encyclopedias, trade books, internet, etc. Be accurate in your research. Spelling is important. Plan your project out and allot enough time to complete it!!
Sample topics are found on the reverse side of this paper. Please choose one and take off with your learning.
DUE DATE: ______________________
The Olympic Games Mythology choices:
Science and Medicine -Heroes/Heroines
Life in ancient Greece -Monsters
Athens -Trojan War
Military strategy/weapons -The Underworld
Persian Wars -Mt. Olympus
Alexander the Great -mythical creatures
Philosophers (Socrates, Plato, -Gods
Seven Wonders of the Ancient World
Greek architecture and temples
Food and diet