Social Studies

The Birth of the Ancient Olympic Games

In this course, we will learn about the origins of the Olympic Games, the tradition of athletic competition in ancient Greece and the site of Olympia.
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Students will learn about the ancient site at Olympia and how the tradition of the games began.
Josée is a trained archaeologist.  She has excavated on sites in Greece and travelled throughout the country. She has also taught Greek art,  archaeology and mythology.
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Greek art often involves nudity, but every attempt will be made not to use visuals of pottery and sculpture that may be considered explicit.

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Alexa Rome & Academy for World Exploration
Lives in the United States
From a Peruvian-American Explorer, Archaeologist, Scientist, & Digital Nomad
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About Us

Hello!  My name is Alexa and I work/study broadly in ancient genomics, traditional medicine, museum studies, and science writing. I am a National Geographic Certified Educator and am TEFL certified as well! I have also earned a Bachelor of Science... 
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