Reading p161 CULTURAL HERITAGEThe ruins of Delphi are an important archaeological site in Greece. In ancient times, Delphi was considered the place where Heaven and Earth met.
Reading p161 CULTURAL HERITAGEIn the center of Delphi was the temple of the Greek God Apollo. Kings and common people came from all over to get advice and have their future told by the Oracle of Apollo, a spiritual woman who lived there.
Reading p161 CULTURAL HERITAGEDelphi was also famous for its Pythian sports games. They were held every four years, just like the Olympics of today.
Comprehension QuestionWhat role did Delphi play in ancient Greece?Delphi was important because it was considered a place where heaven and Earth met.
Please choose which image is not from Delphi, Greece.
Reading p161 Natural Heritage 1. Iguazu National Park(Argentina)Iguazu National Park is located on the northern borders of Argentina.
Reading p161 Natural HeritageThe park includes one of the most spectacular natural wonders in South America: Iguazu Falls.
Reading p161 Natural HeritageTaller than Niagara Falls, and twice as wide, Iguazu Falls consists of 270 waterfalls spread out over 2.7 kilometers along the Iguazu River.
Reading p161 Natural HeritageThe surrounding jungle has more than 2,000 species of plants and is home to diverse wildlife.
Reading p161 Natural HeritageAcross the river lies Brazil, so visitors can also enjoy Iguazu Falls from the Brazilian side.