A firm favourite. We have taught in Greece and will be returning in 2024. We concentrate on the Classical period, but put it in context by looking at the myths from the Bronze Age. We also consider the importance of Alexander the Great, and the great scientific discoveries.
Athens and Sparta, life for boys and girls
The roles of men, women, slaves and barbarians
Children, schools and the alphabet
Hippocrates, medicine, and some very impressive science
What made the Greeks such good soldiers – very popular!
Alexander and the Hellenistic world
Games of probability and chance