This slideshow helps elementary students quickly learn about famous landmarks, food, art, and the culture of Greece. You can use this slideshow at the beginning of a unit on Greece, the Greek language, or mythology. You can also print it out and use it as a book for student research.
This NEWLY UPDATED slideshow also has 4 questions at the end of the slideshow to review what students have learned. This download comes as a PDF file and is NOT editable.
This slideshow includes:
a map of Greece
pictures of the landscape
a few basic phrases and the Greek alphabet
Greek gods and goddesses
Ancient games (note: the term "Olymp-cs" is trademarked and is referred to as the ancient games in this slideshow)
"What is a marathon?"
Art: architecture, columns, pottery, sculpture
Timeline of events
Are you looking for a complementary lesson on Ancient Greek art to do with your elementary students? Check out this lesson on Greek pottery:
And this lesson about Greek architecture and columns:
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