Research different kinds of dress and uniforms worn at the time of Alexander, including peasants, soldiers, and nobility. Craft costumes, and have a costume party.
Create a timeline of the important battles and other events in Alexander's military campaign.
Mapping an Empire
Create a map which charts Alexander's movement throughout the ancient world, and what territories he came to conquer as he campaigned.
Research typical dishes that Alexander may have enjoyed in one of his feasts. Have students bring several dishes to have an in-class party.
Popsicle Stick Mausoleum
Alexander was involved in the Siege of Halicarnassus. In that city, a mausoleum was located, considered one of the seven ancient wonders of the world. Students should research this building and recreate a scale model of the building using popsicle sticks or other appropriate material.
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