Teaching Culture, History, and Mythology

Culture

PowerPoints

Aeneid short / Aeneid long
Architecture
Art       
Clothing & Fashion
Comedy
Gods and Goddesses
Heracles Come
Kings of Rome
Olympics
Roads
Theatre
Come
Agriculture & Environment
Army
Baths
Coins
Elections   
Gods and Goddesses Guessing Game
Houses 
Oil Lamps 
Pottery
Temples
Votive Offerings

                                                     

Projects

Mini Cultural Projects: List of Projects with Instructions | Project Files

Major Cultural Projects: List of Projects | Information Sheets and Rubrics

Authentic Latin Readings to Support Cultural Topics

List of Authentic Readings | The Readings

Carpe Scientiam: Integrating Environmental Science and Classical Studies
     Units - Introduction & Climate | Water | Population | Land Use | Agriculture & Food Production | Ecosystem Disruption


History

Thematic Readings

Historia Sine Lacrimīs: Selections from the Latin Historians for Beginning Students

Chronological Readings  & Activities

Authentic Readings from Roman History (Stories of the Monarchy & Republic; Coins of the Empire)
     Supplements to Coins of the Empire Readings: PowerPoint of Coins + Teaching Guide
Kings of Rome PowerPoint
Kings of Rome Note-Taking Guide
Monarchy Newspaper Project + Rubric
Create a facebook.com Profile: Research Sheet + Project + Rubric (Republic)
About Coins PowerPoint (Empire)
Coins: Note-Taking Guide + Data Sheet (Empire)
Emperors Note-Taking Guide (Empire)

 

Mythology

Gods and Goddesses, Heroes, Trojan War & Travels of Ulysses, Constellations

Authentic Readings from Mythology
Gods & Goddesses PowerPoint
Gods & Goddesses Guessing Game PowerPoint
Gods & Goddesses Note-Taking Guide
Gods & Goddesses Autobiography Sheet
Gods & Goddesses Taboo
Gods & Goddesses Game Project + Rubric
Labors of Hercules PowerPoint
Constellations Project + Rubric