In 776 B.C.E. the My Roman name is Jupiter and I first ___________ Topic/Civilization: Ancient Greece am the supreme Region: Peninsula in southern Europe bordering the took place in the god of the Greek city state of Mediterranean Sea Olympians. Who _____________. am I? Source of Life: Greece was primarily a trading empire ______________ in Ancient times Legacies/Achievements: Democracy, architecture, mythology, medicine, philosophy, mathematics, theatre, epic literature, history, and much much more. Name_________________ Core # _________ Directions: Follow the steps below to complete your Webquest on Ancient Greece. Use the web addresses included as your research source for each of the questions on this worksheet. Ancient Greece http://www.mythweb.com/index.html START HERE awaits! Use 1. First, let’s study the “ruler of the gods”. this URL (address) to Access this site and answer the 12 questions below. (Hint: Gods) get started. a. Zeus was the __________ god of the Olympians. He was the father of the Greek heroes _____________ and _____________. After Zeus vanquished Cronus, he and his brothers divided up creation. Zeus took power of the sky and Hades got the _________________. You know Be looking for me…I am the b. Poseidon was the god of what 3 things? comments, son of Zeus. I i. _____________________________ suggestions, and am an tips for a excellent ii. _____________________________ successful marksman with iii. _____________________________ webquest from a bow and Mr. Whitman arrow, a c. Aphrodite was the goddess of _________, __________ and on your champion wrestler, and I fertility. She was also a protectress of ____________. computer possess screen. If you superhuman are asked to strength. d. Apollo was the god of: (circle the correct answer) vote on a Who am I? a. War, suffering, and armor question, please _________ b. Justice, peace, and goodwill submit your vote right away. c. Music, prophesy, and healing e. Read the information about Hermes. Write two facts that you learned about Hermes on the lines below. i. __________________________ ii. __________________________ f. Artemis was the virgin goddess of the hunt. She helped women in childbirth but also brought sudden death with her arrows. Explain how Artemis is usually depicted (that means shown). _______________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________ The Goddess of Love and Beauty Do’s & Don’ts Do your best! Don’t mess g. Ares was the god of war, or more precisely of warlike frenzy. In appearance, around in the lab. I am the Do read about Ares was handsome and cruel. He is often depicted carrying a great flying current events. ______________ __________. His throne on Mount Olympus was said to be stallion Do read all parts covered in ___________ ___________. Yuck huh! from of this worksheet! Greek Mythology Don’t forget to h. Athena was the goddess of crafts and the domestic arts and also those of war. What is leave your work- She was the patron goddess of what city? _______________________ my name? station neat and orderly when we i. Hephaestus was the lame god of fire and crafts or the two together, hence of _________ leave. __________________. Who did Hephaestus design armor for during the Trojan War? _________________________________________________________ j. Summarize the story of Demeter’s daughter and her relationship with Hades below. (Two sentences minimum) ______________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________ k. Who was Hera and what is she known for? ______________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________ l. Last but not least…what was Dionysus the Greek god of? _______________ http://www.selectsmart.com/plus/select.php?url=olympiangods Your next webquest site! 2. What Greek God or Goddess Are You Most Like? Let’s find out! Access this site and take the quiz to find out which Greek God or Goddess you are most like. When you finish, click “show my results” and copy the #1 God/Goddess below. Note: Mr. Whitman was: (100%) 1: Apollo---God of music. The god of healing. The god of light and truth. Cannot lie. a. And your results were: _______________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________ http://greece.mrdonn.org/ 3. The Olympics, Alexander the Great, Aesop’s Fables, Sparta, and much more. Click on the link above and explore all of the wonderful sites on Ancient Greece. On the lines below, write down your favorite sites/activities that you discovered on this portion of your webquest. a. My favorite was: _________________________________________________ b. Some others that I like were: ________________________________________ http://greece.mrdonn.org/games.html 4. For the last few minutes you may play any online games about Ancient Greece found on this site. Tell Mr. Whitman if you found any favorite games so he can use them again next year with future students! Do you know this Greek Myth? Hint: The Soldier is a son of Zeus.