Some cities on the peninsulas are Athens on Attica and Sparta on Peloponnesia the mountains there separated the city-states so that made them independent</li></li></ul><li> Climate and Farming<br /><ul><li> In ancient Greece it was very hot in the summer
Summers were hot and dry and winters were rainy
They got olive trees from Athena and since she gave them such a wonderful thing they named there city after her
Olives gave them oil for skin, lamps and cooking. Also olives gave them food by themselves</li></li></ul><li> Religion<br /><ul><li>The Greeks were polytheistic (believed in many gods) and the are some of there most common gods
They also believed that if you thought you better or didn’t worship the gods that they would punish you.
Zeus-King of the gods, he could control the weather
Hera-She’s queen of the gods, goddess of weddings and marriage
They also had the theater that they would have plays that involve heroes , gods and myths</li></li></ul><li> Greek Polis<br /><ul><li>A Greek polis is a city
In the city they would have a Agora, Acropolis and hillside
The Acropolis is where a temple to the gods would be there would be more then one temple for example one temple might be for Zeus and the other to Poseidon
On the Hillside they would carve a theater. The seats would all surround the platform (or stage) also they would have grazing land on the hillside and maybe a outdoor school
In the Agora is where the marketplace, government buildings, maybe a library would be. Also they would have a dock where sailors would sail into.</li></li></ul><li>Sparta<br /><ul><li> In Sparta they would have a military government
For there Entertainment they would play sports like racing and sprits, they would have theaters also
There principle god is Athena who Athens was also named after
there values were education (wisdom) and skill
A mans daily life included things like trading, shopping and acting</li></li></ul><li>Woman's Rights: Sparta and Athens<br /><ul><li>In Sparta woman had many rights they could own property also play sports. Meanwhile in Athens the woman would stay home and do nothing just watch the house and make dinner for the husbands.
Spartan woman were allowed to go in to town there husbands couldn’t because they would be at war but in Athens the husbands did everything shopped, went to plays and etc.
For an Education woman in Sparta would do physical training and help run the homes in Athens they would have tutors teaching the girls at home and they would learn how to harvest.</li></li></ul><li>Men's Rights: Sparta and Athens<br /><ul><li>Men in Sparta would start army school by the age of 7