Resources for Teachers

Classics for All

For Teachers

A wealth of resources created by teachers, for teachers, are available on the Classics Library website.

Classical Civilisation and Ancient History Leaflets

Printable leaflets are available here on the benefits of a Classical Civilisation and Ancient History education.

ACE Syllabus Overviews

As part of our Classical Civilisation Teachers’ Summer School, held at King’s College London, ACE has prepared a series of introductory talks, delivered by leading academics and tailored specifically for the GCSE and AS/A-level Classical Civilisation syllabi. Find them here.

Exam syllabi



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 Civilisation


AS/A Level

Ancient History


AS/A Level

Scottish Qualifications Authority

Classical Studies

National 3,4,5, Higher and Advanced Higher

Cambridge International Examinations

Cambridge International AS and A Level in Classical Studies


GCSE Latin (with Roman Civilisation component)

Shared Teaching Resources

This selection of pooled teaching resources covers several Classical Civilisation and Ancient History modules.

Hellenic and Roman Societies – Resources for Teachers & Schools

For information about how the Hellenic and Roman Societies can help you deliver Classical teaching in your school, click here.

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

Virgil, Aeneid 11 

Cicero, Philippic 2