Olympic games

Classroom resource
Age 7–11

This resource provides information for teachers on the sporting events and religious rituals of the ancient Olympics. It outlines the background to the games, the different sports, and the programme of events.

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Subjects covered


Age ranges

Age 7–11 (KS2)

Related information

Ancient Greece

Image: close-up of sprinting man from clay jar. Greek.