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Do Now: List 2 facts you know about Ancient Greece

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Do Now: List 2 facts you know about Ancient Greece
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People of Ancient Greece lived in city-states ruled by powerful leaders. They developed arts, literature, philosophy, and science. Their legacy has had a lasting impact on the world today.
Ancient Greece
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Olympic Games: A sporting event held every four years in Ancient Greece, where athletes from all over Greece competed in a variety of sports. Democracy: A form of government in Ancient Greece where citizens voted on laws and elected officials. Mythology: A collection of stories about gods and goddesses, heroes and heroines, and other mythical creatures from Ancient Greece.
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Ancient Greeks used to practice a form of swimming called “breaststroke”, which was a combination of swimming and diving. The ancient Greeks believed that throwing coins into a fountain would bring good luck. Ancient Greek medicine was very advanced and included the use of herbs, diet, surgery, and other treatments.
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5. Open question
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Work together in pairs: What is one interesting fact you learned about Ancient Greece today?
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Work together in pairs: What ways did the ancient Greeks use to communicate with each other?
7. Drawings
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Brain break: Draw a banana with legs and arms, dancing in a party. Make it fun and exciting!
8. Poll
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What is the name of the famous temple in Athens?
  • Parthenon
  • Acropolis
  • Agora
  • Olympia
9. Poll
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Who was the king of gods in ancient Greece?
  • Zeus
  • Apollo
  • Hades
  • Poseidon
10. Poll
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Which ancient Greek warrior fought a giant cyclops?
  • Odysseus
  • Achilles
  • Perseus
  • Theseus
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What was the name of the famous battle that took place between Greeks and Persians?
  • Battle of Marathon
  • Battle of Waterloo
  • Battle of Gettysburg
  • Battle of Stalingrad
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Who was considered to be the father of Medicine in Ancient Greece?
  • Hippocrates
  • Socrates
  • Plato
  • Aristotle

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