#olympics #teachertips #olympicgames
TEACHERS are you stressing out trying to think of a new angle for using the #Olympic#Games in class? Here's some ideas!
Why NOT tell your class about the OTHER GAMES.
The Olympics were one of a set of 4 games and festivals that had Panhellenic status. The Others were the
Nemea a mountain valley near the main road between the Argolid and Corinth.
Why up in a (cooler) mountain valley
What else was significant about this site
Links to Heracles Myths and Legends
Why are Lions extinct on mainland Greece and Europe now
On the Saronic Gulf side of the Isthmus near a Temple to Poseidon
Importance of Corinth in ancient times
Why Poseidon Who was Poseidon
What is an Isthmus
Games were also held at Delphi.
Importance of Delphi to ALL of Greece
The Charioteer Statue especially with the Ben Hur remake coming out soon.
Are modern Stadiums similar to ancient ones
in which ways
As I had to skip a mid week post due to other projects i will try to do double posts this weekend to make up for that!