1 "We want our children to learn how to take
care of themselves. As soldiers will
sometimes have to do risky or dangerous
1.1 This shows taht Spartans think ahead of
time and train their children to start preparing
for wars and battles.
2 "She told him that she prayed for the day
when he returned alive. But if the god
deemed otherwise,and he died in a battle,
she wanted him to be carried back on his
shield as proof that he died propecting
2.1 This shows that parents do wish for their
child to live but they are prepared if he dies.
They won't complain and stop him from
going to the war, they would be proud if he
2.1.1 By: Natalie Teng and Shirely Wong
3 "If they are caught staling, they would be
whipped. This boy will become a better
soldier because of his whipping today."
3.1 This shows how Sparta made children to not
repeat mistakes and use their mistakes to
mold him onto a good soldier.