Brian Stillman


  • Athens was a democracy( government ran by its citizens through voting).
  • The Athenians used rocks to vote on important issues.
  • citizens=free born;land owning males.
Lost Worlds Episode IV: Athens Ancient Supercity


  • boys went to school for reading,writing,and math.
  • girls went to school for learning how to run a house hold;focused on learning and education.


  • olives
  • bread
  • fish
  • goat
  • sheep
  • meat
  • milk
  • cheese


  • Battle of Marathon. The Athenians vs. the Persians. The Athenians helped Greek Persians rebel.
  • Battle of Thermopylae. The Athenians helped the Spartans defend the Pass. The Persians won the battle.
  • The battle of Salamis. The Greek navy vs. The Persian navy. The Persians attacked the Greek navy and the Greek navy won the battle ending the war.


  • The Athenians was to worship Athena.

Important Buildings

  • Acropolis-on top of hill;fortified;important temples and government buildings there.
  • Agora-open area below acropolis;market;other government buildings.
  • Parthenon-main temple to Athena.