Social Studies

Ancient Mythology: Meet the Greek AND Roman Gods! (on-going)

In this on-going course students will learn about the Greek and Roman gods from ancient Greece and Italy. We will discuss the stories and cultures these gods come from and the lessons they taught ancient societies and still teach us today.
Janette Eggiman M.A.
422 total reviews for this teacher
1 review for this class
Completed by 3 learners

55 minutes

per class

Once per week

every week


year olds


learners per class

per learner

How does anOngoingcourse work?

Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills

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Available Times

Pacific Time

Next on Thu Jun 2

Meets Once per week
10pm - 10:55pm
Outside 6am-10pm in your local time.

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Class Experience

I am fascinated by the Greco-Roman world; its history, literature, culture, and languages. I have an M.A. in Classics and have taught Roman history, as well as other Classics related subjects, to a range of ages and skill levels online and in a traditional classroom.  This course is meant to be fun! It will incorporate a lot of literature but also a lot of material culture from the classical world. 
Weekly discussion questions will be provided to help learners practice their critical thinking and reading skills and help facilitate the in-class discussion.
All material will be provided in the classroom. 
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
Progress reports and evaluations are available upon request. 
55 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
External Resources: No passwords or logins are required to use any external resources. 

Art: The Greeks and Romans artistically admired the human form, as result a lot of material culture from ancient Rome and Greece contains nudity. Images that contain what might be considered "lude behavior" will not be included. 
Hesiod Theogony & Works and Days

Homeric Hymns

Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes

The Greek and Roman Myths: A Guide to the Classical Stories

Ancient Greece: A Political, Social, and Cultural History

Ancient Greek Religion  - Jon D. Mikalson

The Oxford Handbook of Ancient Greek Religion


Janette Eggiman M.A.
Lives in the United States
Classics Expert: Greco-Roman History, Latin, Ancient Greek
422 total reviews
210 completed classes

About Me

Hello! I am Janette and I'm a proud history buff! I have always loved to read which fueled my natural interest of history at a young age. My fascination with the Greco-Roman world led to me learning the languages of these two cultures; Latin and... 
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