D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths
D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths is an ideal beginning book for your child’s classical education journey, regardless of age! Superbly written and illustrated, this classic introduces timeless tales that have enchanted people for thousands of years. Because they are everywhere in Western art and literature, Greek myths are the essential background for a classical education. You can hardly read Shakespeare without them!
Each of the 30 lessons in the Second Edition Student Guide present important facts to know, vocabulary, comprehension questions, and a picture review and activities section. They also point out the many references to Greek mythology in the modern world. The Second Edition Teacher Manual contains the answers to the Student Guide and the quizzes and tests.
Classical Studies is the natural companion to Latin. Students study Greek mythology and Greek and Roman history and literature every year, gradually deepening their knowledge and understanding. This long grounding prepares students to read the classics of Greek, Roman, and English literature, and to study and understand the modern world. Learn more about the Memoria Press Classical Studies progression right here!