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  • Item #: 017575
    ISBN: 9780486411071
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    Combining the works of such literary greats as Homer, Virgil, Ovid, and other classical authors, this book holds a collection of Greek and Roman myths, as well as numerous stories of the Norse mythology, medieval tales, and Oriental fables. The stories are lively versions merging favorite variations into a single coherent retelling. ~ Melissa

  • Item #: 029527
    ISBN: 9781579128678
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    This colorful book breaks down the confusing world of Greek mythology into understandable stories for children with easily understandable language. There are lists and explanations of all the gods and goddesses as well as the Titans and Olympians. Also included are stories involving many of these characters that make up the family dynamic and reasons for the contemptuous relationships among them. Some of the myths and illustrations contain violent occurrences but because of the type of illustrations, nothing is gory. A pocket in the front of the book contains a Greek mythology family tree poster, stickers, and temporary tattoos of Greek characters. An index and pronunciation of Greek names are in the back of the book. ~ Alissa

  • Item #: 012370
    ISBN: 9781580370202
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    Topics covered include: Olympian gods and goddesses, Greek and Italian geography, creation, King Midas, Hercules, Trojan War, the Odyssey.

  • Item #: 059270
    ISBN: 9781426314988
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  • Item #: 000508
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  • Item #: 013786
    ISBN: 9780440406945
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    Newly expanded edition includes an exclusive behind the scenes look at the book's creation, a biography of the life and work of Ingri and Edgar D'Aulaire, sketches from the authors' personal notebooks and photos from their family album.

    Golden fleece, titans, and muses, oh my! This is a very thorough collection of ancient Greek myths accompanied by artful pencil drawings in color and black and white.

    Starting with Gaea and Uranus (Earth and sky), stories are chronological to the Titans, Zeus and his descendants. Supporting characters are also given their due. Children will read about Hera, Hades, Persephone, Pandora, Centaurs, Orpheus, the Gorgon, King Midas, Oedipus, and more.

    The tales are written for children to understand. Add this book to a unit study of ancient Greece, the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Mediterranean region, or even as a study of ancient religions. Compare their beliefs with modern ones. ~Sara

  • Item #: 032726
    ISBN: 9781615389261
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  • Item #: 013768
    ISBN: 9780689868832
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    Includes both the Iliad and the Odyssey at an upper-elementary reading level.

  • Item #: 050970
    ISBN: 9781615381685
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  • Item #: 063116
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    Become familiar with the Greek gods and practice mental math while playing this strategic card game. Each player is dealt four cards that will have either a number or a Greek god on them. Players take turns playing a card on "Mount Olympus" and add it to the previous total number. If a number is played by another player that matches a number in your hand, you can do a "same number sneak" playing that card and skip other players that would have been next. Greek god cards have powers such as playing Aphrodite and rounding the total to the nearest multiple of 0 or Ares sending the Mount Olympus total to 50. Throughout the game, take control of Zeus by getting to a total of a multiple of 10 (10, 20, 30…), playing a Greek God that says to steal Zeus, or doing a same number sneak. Get to 100 points while holding on to Zeus and win that round, earning a letter of Zeus. Win 4 rounds to spell out Z-E-U-S to win the game.

  • Item #: 032727
    ISBN: 9781615389278
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  • Item #: 043855
    ISBN: 9780794532376
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       Exciting stories, loved for generations, written for young readers surrounded by glorious, full-color, detailed illustrations and packaged in a small-hand-sized (6” x 8”) padded hardback. An excellent introduction to the classic myths featuring well-written text and comfortable spacing on quality paper. Includes Wooden Horse, Minotaur, Bellerophon and Pegasus, Twelve Tasks of Heracles, Perseus and the Gorgon, and the Odyssey. Includes a guide to the gods, Roman names for the Greek gods, a map of ancient Greece, and Quicklinks which include an online pronunciation guide to the Greek names as well as other informational websites. 350 pgs. hb  ~ Janice

  • Item #: ILDODY
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  • Item #: 071553
    ISBN: 9781623156770
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  • Item #: 071468
    ISBN: 9781599150260
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  • Item #: 071464
    ISBN: 9781599150970
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  • Item #: 069088
    ISBN: 9781619304505
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    If you want to add in some Greek myths without spending a ton of your school year on it, this book will do the trick. Students are introduced to many of the characters, places and stories and then given a crafty project to reinforce what they read. It is not time consuming and you could easily do the activities using household items (aluminum foil, poster board, even cookie dough!) The text is easy to read and does a nice job of making those difficult names memorable. Colorful cartoons add a graphic element to every page. You get a peek at history, geography, art and technology of the Ancient Greeks in 85pp! ~ Sara

  • Item #: 068445
    ISBN: 9781481488518
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  • Item #: 067604
    ISBN: 9780712356435
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  • Item #: 067082
    ISBN: 9780803741188
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    Following the travels of Jason and the Argonauts to find the mythical Golden Fleece, this beautifully-illustrated book captures the (abbreviated) story from start to finish. The text is abridged and sanitized in some parts to accommodate a younger audience, but all key elements remain, allowing even hesitant readers to become enraptured by the story. In addition, important Greek gods, mythical creatures, and other tidbits are presented on each page, helping kids learn a little bit more about Greek life and culture along the way! 44 pgs, hc. ~ Stephen

  • Item #: 065069
    ISBN: 9781509805396
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  • Item #: 063858
    ISBN: 9781615386642
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  • Item #: 063857
    ISBN: 9781615386635
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  • Item #: 056796
    ISBN: 9781615383191
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    Print lesson plans to accompany the D'Aulaire's Greek Myths course. This comb-bound booklet contains only the daily plans and checklists for all lessons. No other teaching information is included.

  • Item #: 054254
    ISBN: 9781603573092
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    Thirty-five of the most well-known Greek myths have been collected and retold in this volume: stories of Prometheus, Jason and the Golden Fleece, King Midas, Hercules, Ganymede, and many more. It begins with an introduction to the Aryan peoples and their lively imaginations and tales, and to the Greek gods and goddesses. Every once in a while, a photo is included of a statue or a painting depicting the stories, and a pronunciation guide/glossary is included at the very end. Perfect for a general taste of Greek mythology for middle-grade students, the style and depth-level of this collection is highly readable. 229 pgs., pb. –Chad

  • Item #: 047133
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  • Item #: 044526
    ISBN: 9780785836988
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  • Item #: 035749
    ISBN: 9781847806222
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  • Item #: 035733
    ISBN: 9781482451412
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  • Item #: 028870
    ISBN: 9781499801187
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