This story board is about the Trojan Horse, and how and why the Trojan War happened
Paris, the prince of troy ran away with Helen who was a women who was married to the KIng Sparta, Menelaus. Paris and Helen ran away.
Troy and Helen took many treasures from Menelaus' palace, this started war between the Greeks and Trojans.
The war lasted for 10 years, the Greeks continously cirlced the walls of Troy but they could never break through it
THe Greeks built a giant wooden horse and left it outside Troy, they left a Greek soldier named Sinon who trold the Trojans that he escaped from the Greeks because they wanted to sacrifice him, he also told them that the giant wooden horse was built for the greek god Athena.
Sinon told the Trojans that the wooden horse would help them invade Greece and win the war, so the Trojans opened the gates and let the horse, the celebtrated a victory that they thought they would get. Little did they know that the wooden horse has Greek soldiers inside.
During the night Sinon sneaked out and opened a door of the wooden horse letting out Greek soilders who opened the gates and let in the Greek army that had returned, the Greeks won the war. Menelaus took Helena and the treasures returing the Sparta victorious.