Greek Mythology WebQuest
In this WebQuest you will learn about Greek Mythology. You will read about each of the major Olympian Gods. You will work in pairs or groups to answer all of the questions in the WebQuest. Each question will be a link to the website you need to visit to find the answer.
Good luck and have fun!
The Gods and Goddesses of Olympus
1.) What was the name of the goat that fed Zeus while he grew up hidden from his father? (This is why we use a cornucopeia or "horn of plenty" at Thanksgiving.)
2.) Zeus was notorius for having several girlfriends while married to Hera. What happened to the girl named Io after Hera found Zeus with her?
6.) What did Hades's wife do to one of his girlfriends? (This is suppossedly how mint was created.)
9.) Hephaestus created the first woman. What was her name?
10.) Ares was the god of war. As such he was always present on the battlefield. He often took with him his twins sons. What were their names and what emotions did they stand for?
11.) Aphrodite was instrumental in starting the Trojan War. How did this occur?