The Acropolis chapter introduces the buildings and other features of the Athenian Acropolis. It provides a detailed look at the Parthenon frieze and also introduces elements of Greek architecture.
The Athens chapter introduces some of the important elements of public life in Athens. The chapter also looks at the different groups of people in Athenian society.
The Daily Life chapter introduces aspects of everyday life in ancient Greece, with particular focus on the lives of people living in Athens and Sparta. It also presents information about Greek pots and what they tell us about daily life.
The Festivals and Games chapter presents information on religious festivals in ancient Greece. It includes sections on the Olympic Games and on theatre, in the context of festivals for Zeus and for Dionysos respectively.
The Geography chapter presents the basic geographical features of modern and ancient Greece. It also looks at the produce that was traded around the Mediterranean world.
The Gods and Goddesses chapter highlights information about the most important Greek gods and how you can identify them. It also looks at some of the ways people worshipped the gods and goddesses in ancient Greece.
The Knowledge and Learning chapter introduces some of the great thinkers and artists of ancient Greece.
The Sparta chapter presents aspects of the way of life of the Spartans. It provides one reason for why Sparta became a military society and also explores the Spartan education system.
The Time chapter presents multiple time lines tracing different aspects of life and culture in ancient Greece. It also provides information on the Greek farming year.
The War chapter introduces some of the major battles fought between the Greeks and Persians, both on land and sea. It also presents information about the armour and weapons used by both sides.