Start a 10-Day Free Trial to Unlock the Full Review

Why Lesson Planet?

Find quality lesson planning resources, fast!
Share & remix collections to collaborate.
Organize your curriculum with collections. Easy!
Have time to be more creative & energetic with your students!

Origin of the Modern Summer Games

Students research the ancient Olympic Games. In this Olympic Games lesson, students discuss Pierre de Coubertin, Greek culture, and ancient Olympia. Students complete two readings. Students write an essay about the spirit of Olympism, create a timeline that traces Olympic events from the past to present including future predictions, and create a tool for an Olympic game. Students write the rules to game and describe the tool.

6 Views 3 Downloads
Resource Details

Grade
7th - 9th
Subjects
Activities & Sports
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 hrs
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
1 more...
Included Materials
  • Project