A Coggle Diagram about The Olympic Games
- The Olympic Games began in Olympia over 2,700 years ago.
- The Olympic Games were held in honor of Zeus and were staged every 4 years.
- The Olympic Games inspired the modern day Olympics, which began in 1896.
- The Olympic Games were part of a religious festival.
- People from all around Greece came to witness and participate in the Olympic Games.
), Four interesting Gods/Goddesses
, Trojan War and Horse
(The Trojan War was the war between the Greeks and the people of Troy. It began when Helen of Troy was captured by Paris. Helen was the wife of Menelaus of Sparta. He demanded her return but the Trojans refused.So Menelaus and his brother Agamemnon led an army against the Greeks.
and The Trojans infiltrated the walls of the Greeks by means of the Trojan Horse. The Trojans left a giant wooden horse outside the walls of the Greek. Inside the horse were several hundred Trojan soldiers The Greeks captured it as a trophy and when they brought it inside their city, the Trojans attacked. The tale was told by the Greeks.
), Which Greek Goddess are you?
(Hera is the queen of heaven and Zeus' wife. She is the goddesses of marriage, childbirth, kings, and empire. Her symbols are the pomegranate and the lotus-staff.Her bird is the peacock.
) and Zeus
(Zeus is the king of all gods. He overthrew his father and married his sister Hera. Zeus is god of the skies and controls rain, thunder, law, order, and fate.His bird is the eagle and his weapons are the scepter and thunderbolt.