Olympics

  • Greece Questions

    1. Around what time did the Olympic games begin?
    2. Where did they take place?
    3. How often are the Olympic games celebrated?
    4. What sports were included in the games?
    5. What did the winners receive?
    6. What was life like before the Olympics Sports (you may have to infer this)?
    7. Can you identify a specific cause for this innovation?
    8. How did life or culture change after the innovation?
    9. Could this be considered a turning point (go back to your definition of Turning Point)?

    Web Resources:

    URL (Address) Citation
    Ancient Greeks: The Olympic Games
    Greek Olympic Games   
    LA 84
    The Colosseum  

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