The Olympics as we know them today came from very ancient beginnings. So just where did they all start? Enjoy viewing the Youtube below to find out about the origins of the Olympic Games and how they all began. As you watch and listen, make connections to what you know and understand about the Olympic Games today.
Perhaps you could consider creating a table listing the characteristics of the ancient Olympics and the modern Olympics so that you can then begin to compare (identify the things that are similar) and contrast (identify the things that are different) the two.