Death and the Afterlife in Ancient Greece

Give students this worksheet to teach them about ideas of death and the afterlife in ancient Greece. Students are asked to order the steps of a funeral rite and complete the story of Hades and Persephone. This activity should be used with Fast Facts: Religion in Ancient Greece.

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Eyewitness Workbooks: Ancient Greece
Eyewitness Workbooks: Ancient Greece
Kate Scarborough
This workbook helps kids take their knowledge of the Ancient Greece to the next level, from the gods of Olympus to the government of Athens. It includes 48 full-color pages, a turn-and-learn info wheel, and special carrying folders.
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