Rites of passage in Sparta

In Sparta, the agoge (a-go-jay) was a definite test that boys underwent before they could be considered men. Can you think of anything nowadays that marks the transition from childhood to adulthood? Describe your ideas in the comments section.

Explore the sites below and gain more knowledge about life in Sparta. Be familiar with these two sites for Thursday. You never know what might pop up in class…

Site #1


Today’s Sparta Powerpoint

A Fun Game – Are you strong enough to become a citizen?


Visit both websites, play the fun game and review the powerpoint.


Friday – 11/10/2013

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