A wealth of resources created by teachers, for teachers, are available on the Classics Library website:
Bloomsbury Academic Press, as OCR’s official publishing partner, has designed a range of textbooks to support the delivery of OCR Classical Civilisation and Ancient History courses. Full details of the titles and their contents can be accessed here.
Classical Greek and Roman Studies
Scottish Qualifications Authority
National 3,4,5, Higher and Advanced Higher
Cambridge International Examinations
Cambridge International AS and A Level in Classical Studies
Teaching Sources in Translation (Eduqas and OCR)
These booklets provide additional sources for use in teaching the Roman literature and culture components of GCSE Latin
Roman literature and culture additional sources OCR.doc
Roman literature and culture additional sources OCR.pdf
Classical Civilisation Leaflet
Click here for a printable leaflet on the benefits of a Classical Civilisation education.
OBP Classics Textbooks
Open Book Publishers make available a range of high quality Classics resources in PDF format for FREE. These are designed for use by teachers and A Level/IB/Advanced Higher students. The titles which are currently available are designed to support LATIN specifications but the introductions and chapters covering key themes in Classical literature and history are likely to be of interest and value to those pursuing qualifications in Classical Civilisation and Ancient History. We have linked to the free PDF copies here, but if you wish to purchase other formats, please visit their website.
Virgil, Aeneid 4.1-299
Virgil, Aeneid 11 (Pallas & Camilla), 1–224, 498–521, 532–96, 648–89, 725–835
Ingo Gildenhard and John Henderson
Cicero, Philippic 2.44–50, 78–92, 100–119
Cicero, On Pompey’s Command 27-49
Ingo Gildenhard, Louise Hodgson, et al.
Cicero, Against Verres, 2.1.53–86
Ovid, Metamorphoses, 3.511-733
Ingo Gildenhard and Andrew Zissos
Ovid, Amores Book 1
Cornelius Nepos, Life of Hannibal
Tacitus, Annals, 15.20-23, 33-45
Matthew Owen and Ingo Gildenhard