The Ancient Greeks
 
 
The
Greek
empire
started
 
in
3000
BC.
 
 
The
empire
ended
 
in
200
AD.
 
Greece
 
is
in
southeast
Europe.
Athens
 
is
 
the
Greek
capital.
In
Ancient
Greece
 
there
were
many
slaves.
 
Some
slaves
were
enemies
captured
in
war.
Rich
people
owned
lots of
slaves.
Some
slaves
taught
rich
children.
 
The
army
protected
 
the
Greek
empire.
Greek soldiers
used
lots of
weapons.
They
used
tactics
 
to
defeat
enemies.
Armour
 
was
used
 
to
protect
their
body.
 
The
Ancient Greeks
built
many
famous
buildings.
 
The
Parthenon
 
was
 
a
big
temple.
It
was
built
on
Athens'
biggest
hill.
This
 
was
called
 
the
Acropolis.