Ancient Civilization Graphic Organizer Egypt Greece Rome The Arts Built boats, wove linen, made tools, formed pottery. Made statues and sculptures. Created paintings and sculptures. Warm and moist. Climate Very hot and humid desert area. Nile River runs through it. Clothing Finest fabrics worn including gold, linen, and silk. Linen and wool. Togas and then tunics. Education Some boys attended schools to become scribes. Girls did not attend school. Spartan boys and other Greek girls did not attend schools. Roman boys attended school, girls did not. Government Ruled by a Pharaoh. Government very demanding, often cruel to slaves. Each individual city-state had its own laws and government. Roman government had two councils and a Senate, later built around a dictator, such as Julius Caesar. Religion Egyptians originally believed in many gods but at one point created a new god, Amon-Re. Worshipped the many gods of Mount Olympus. Worshipped many gods. Transportation Used boats, horses, and chariots. Used boats, horses, and chariots. Used boats, horses, and chariots. Warm.