Athens was a main city-state in
Athenian boys went to school from age
7 to age 15.
Athenians worshipped Athena, the
goddess of wisdom.
Athenian girls were told to"Ask
Power in wisdom
Spartan boys left home at age 7 and
were taught to be tough, brave, and obedient.
Girls had to take part in a lot of
sports so that they would grow to have strong, healthy children.
Women in Sparta competed in races,
and trained for them all day