The Ancient Origin of the Olympics - Video Introduction
Fluency Practice - "Olympics: An Ancient Tradition"
2. Review troublesome or tricky words - pronunciations and definitions.
3. Whisper read the passage a second time for one minute. How many words
did you read?
Reading Comprehension Check - "Olympics: An Ancient Tradition." Use complete sentences to answer the following questions.
2. What would be the best alternative title for this passage? Explain your thinking.
- Olympic Athletes Throughout Time
- How The Olympic Games Were Born
- The World-Wide Importance of the Olympic Games
- The Evolution of the Olympics