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Social Studies Lesson 4

Good luck sixth graders out there!!!
What was alexander the greats child life like?
trained by father, aristotle was his tutor, when father died he took the throne
what was alexander like when he conquered?
starting at age 20 he never lost a battle, Set to persian empire
what was alexander like in Egypt?
planned to build city of alexandria, spread greek culture and used their polis's as model of his cities
what was alexanders legacy?
conquered lands, spread greek culture, trained people to be educators alphabet was easier
Post-Alexander (After he died)
no one could control such a big empire, generals divided up empire
The greek legacy
Alphabet, Architecture, colums, democracy, jury, librarys, math, science, philosphy, olympics, plays

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