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Teaching The Olympic Games

The Olympic Games

The ancient Greeks loved competition of all sorts. Each year, the various city-states of Greece sent athletes to festivals of games, which were held to honor the gods.

USHistory.org

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Why were the Olympic Games so important to the ancient Greeks?
STANDARDS:
RH.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RH.2 - Main Ideas, RI.1 - Meaning & Evidence

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2,4
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