The Ancient Greeks
We have found a good selection of books and other resources which we feel will help ground some of the key issues surrounding the subject of the Ancient Greeks
Recommended Books About The Ancient Greeks
Encyclopaedia of Ancient Greece by Jane Chisholm, Lisa Miles & Struan Reid
Everyone needs an encyclopaedia at some time! This gives great detail and scope on the history and culture of Ancient Greece. This includes a time chart, who's who and glossary - a comprehensive factfinder.
by Terry Deary
The Horrible Histories maestro takes on Ancient Greece. You really should know what to expect by now!
by Jean Menzies
This book explores the mythological world of the Ancient Greeks, and feature both well-known (e.g. Jason and the Argonauts), and less well-known stories, such as The Adventures of Atalanta. Easy to read and well illustrated.
Visitor’s Guide to Ancient Greece by Lesley Sims
This book takes a humourous approach to guiding you around Ancient Greece, its history and daily life. A good choice!
by Richard Tames
Includes projects for you to recreate elements of Ancient Greece such as a mini-Parthenon. An ideal resource for KS2.
Ancient Greece – Pupil Book by Alf Wilkinson
A good book to have in the classroom or library for those interesting but sometimes overlooked aspects of history. An enjoyable read for children.