Tools Of The Ancient Greeks
RECOMMENDED AGE: 9 and above
SKILLS: ANCIENT HISTORY
Tools Of The Ancient Greeks is about the inventions and scientific achievements of the ancient Greeks.
Great resource for teachers or parents.
Tools of the Ancient Greeks book review
Tools of the Ancient Greeks: A Kid's Guide to the History & Science of Life in Ancient Greece (for ages 9 and above) is a book that focuses on ancient Greek inventions and scientific achievements and on the way they influence our world today. For example, the book covers some of the advances in mathematics, science and medicine. The book discusses philosophy, Greek mythology, art, etc.
It also contains fun quiz questions (with answers) and activities that help children learn. However it does not contain a CD unlike books such as the DK Eyewitness books. Overall, it can be a great resource for teachers in the classroom or for parents homeschooling their children.
Skills developed: learning ancient Greek history
Children learn ancient Greek history namely the various inventions of the Greeks and their contributions to science.