Traveling to Ancient Greece
Based on the story's setting, choose 3 things that you found interesting about Athens, Sparta, and Ancient Greece in general. Describe what kind of an experience you think it would be to live in that place and time. Would you like it? Why?
Interview with a Historian
Write out an interview with Xenophon, including both the questions and his responses. The interview can take place at any time during his life and you can use the information in the book to help speculate on his answers.
Split the class up into pairs for this activity. Have the students read a list of the names of people, places, and events from the book. After each one, their partner will say the first word or words that they think of. They will then reverse positions and compare responses.
Choose the Next Xenophon
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