Greek Textbooks for Children

These are some of the Greek textbooks that we recommend for children learning modern Greek as a foreign language.



Asterias Series

Author: Georgantzi Angeliki

Publisher: NEOHEL publications,

  • BEGINNERS: Asterias 1a & Asterias 1b
  • INTERMEDIATE: Asterias 2
  • ADVANCED I: Asterias 3
  • ADVANCED II: Asterias 4

Bellow are just the students' books for each level. The series also contains exercise books, dictionaries and CDs. For a full list of items please visit






Daidalos - Icaros

Οι πρώτοι μου αρχαίοι ελληνικοί μύθοι

Συγγραφέας: Πιρόττα Σέιβιορ

Εκδόσεις: Πατάκη,

This is a series of ten books, each one about a different ancient Greek myth. They have simple text and pictures, specially written for children. Click the image to see the full list of books.



Greek-English lexicon with pictures


Εκδόσεις: SUSAETA,

A handy dictionary with illustration, specially designed for children. Everyday words with the corresponding English, inside sentences.



ediamme margarita1

Η Ελληνικής ως Ξένη Γλώσσα

«Εργαστήριο Μεταναστευτικών και Διαπολιτισμικών Μελετών» (ΕΔΙΑΜΜΕ) του Παιδαγωγικού Τμήματος Δ.Ε. Πανεπιστημίου Κρήτης, σε συνεργασία με άλλα εκπαιδευτικά ιδρύματα στην Ελλάδα και στο εξωτερικό,



Greek public school textbooks

They can be downloaded from