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The BBC offers a great interactive website on The Olympic Games and Ancient Greeks for primary grades.

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The ancient origins of the Olympics | TED-Ed | Thousands of years in the making, the Olympics began as part of a religious festival honoring the Greek god Zeus in the rural Greek town of Olympia. But how did it become the greatest show of sporting excellence on earth? Armand D’Angour explains the evolution of the Olympics.

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Ancient Greece Map vs Modern Greece Map - http://www.epictourist.com/ancient-greece-map-vs-modern-greece-map/

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Teacher's Pet - Ancient Greek scrolls - FREE Classroom Display Resource - EYFS, KS1, KS2, ancient, Greece, greeks, Zeus, scroll

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When I explained to my eight year old son that ancient peoples didn't have clocks like we do today, he was surprised. I don't think the th...

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BBC - Primary History - Ancient Greeks - The Olympic Games. Shown: "An athlete prepares to throw a discus. You can also see the oil and strigil (body scraper) he'd use to clean off sweat and dust."

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