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© 2010, TESCC The Legacies of Ancient Greece
© 2010, TESCC Traditions, skills and knowledge of a culture that get passed on to people in the future Martin Luther King’s legacy is Civil Rights What is a legacy? A gift from the past something a culture is known for
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© 2010, TESCC The Legacies of Ancient Greece. philosophy Olympics epics trial by jury trial by jury democracy scientific method scientific method Socratic Method Socratic Method marathon Hippocratic Oath Hippocratic Oath tragedy comedy tragedy comedy Greek mythology Greek mythology classification theater architecture
© 2010, TESCC Democracy Athens developed the first democracy. Greek word meaning “power of the people” A government where the people have the right to make decisions about leaders and laws The U.S. government is based on Athenian democracy.
© 2010, TESCC Democracy in Athens - Athens had the first democratic constitution. (A set of rules for how the government should run.) - All men over 20 years old could participate in the Assembly. (The lawmaking group) - Each year 500 names of citizens were drawn to be on the Council of Five Hundred who ran the daily business of Athens.
© 2010, TESCC Trial By Jury When a group of citizens decides if a person is innocent or guilty of a crime Serving on a jury was a citizen’s duty. About 500 jurors for a trial Jurors were paid for service.
© 2010, TESCC Epics Long poems written about gods, heroes, and history of a culture Wrote the Iliad about the Trojan War Homer most famous author of Greek epics. The Odyssey about a Trojan War hero, Odysseus In the 17 th - 19 th Centuries, a “Classical Education” included the Study of Latin and Greek. Students learned Greek by translating the Iliad and Odyssey; therefore, students grew up reading the stories of Greek Heroes.
© 2010, TESCC Greek Mythology Myths are stories about gods & goddesses that were used to explain events in nature. Hephaestus Poseidon Hades Hermes Hera Apollo Artemis Athena Demeter Aphrodite Ares Zeus 12 Major Gods & Goddesses of Mt. Olympus
© 2010, TESCC Theater Grew out of festivals dedicated to Dionysus and developed into stories that were acted out Theater was carved into a hillside. Only male actors but women could watch Plays were performed at festivals and became competitions. Actors wore masks to show gender, age & mood.
© 2010, TESCC Tragedy & Comedy Types of plays first developed by the Greeks Tragedy: Plays about suffering Comedy: Plays with a happy ending that poke fun at certain types of people AeschylusAristophanes
© 2010, TESCC Olympic Games Festival held in Olympia to honor Zeus Every four years - began 776B.C. Called a truce from war Only men: Women couldn’t watch Won an olive wreath Olympians swore not to cheat. Winners were heroes.
© 2010, TESCC Olympic Games Foot races Boxing Warrior’s Race Wrestling Pentathlon Javelin Discus Messengers & Trumpeters
© 2010, TESCC Marathon Greeks defeated the Persians at Marathon. Pheidippides ran to Athens (about 26 miles) to announce the victory. He reached Athens, cried out Nike! (“victory”), and fell over dead. Footrace that is 26 miles
© 2010, TESCC Architecture Corinthian Doric Ionic The art and science of building Greeks well known for using three styles of columns in their buildings.
© 2010, TESCC Architecture The design of many buildings today has been influenced by the classical style of the Greeks.. Why would many U.S. government buildings have been built using Greek architecture?
© 2010, TESCC Philosophy Love of wisdom; trying to figure things out through learning and reasoning Socrates Socratic Method Plato Aristotle Political ScienceScience & Logic
© 2010, TESCC Socratic Method Teaching through step-by-step questions that are designed to lead the student to the truth Socrates was a Greek philosopher who wanted people to question and think for themselves. Athenians were afraid and threatened by his ideas, so he was tried and put to death.
© 2010, TESCC Classification of Living Things A system of grouping plants and animals that have similar characteristics Developed by Aristotle Helps scientists to handle a lot of info. Still used today
© 2010, TESCC Scientific Method Process used by scientists to study something 1 Collect Info 2 Form Hypothesis 3 Test Hypothesis
© 2010, TESCC Hippocratic Oath A list of rules about practicing medicine that doctors today still promise to follow Hippocrates was the “Father of Scientific Medicine” Believed that disease came from natural causes not evil spirits Keep the secrets of patients Never give poisons Do their best for the sick Honor their teachers Above all, do no harm!
© 2010, TESCC Legacies of Ancient Greece Now that you are aware of them, you will see the legacies of the ancient Greeks cropping up all over the place!
The Legacies of Ancient Greece. What is a legacy? Traditions, skills and knowledge of a culture that get passed on to people in the future Something a.
©2004 Mrs. Joan Crick The Legacies of Ancient Greece.
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