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41 resources with the keyterm olympic games

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The Glory That Was Greece

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Today we are going Greek! Provide the class with a clear and well-organized overview of all things pertaining to ancient Greece. From early Greeks and Homer, to the Persian Wars and great philosophers, this slide show has it all. Review...
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Go for the Gold!

For Teachers 5th - 12th
The options are vast with this Ancient Greece and Olympics research project! Using Scholastic online resources, historians have interactive and educational supports to guide them through researching and writing about the 2004 Olympics in...
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My Big Fat Greek Olympics

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
The Olympic Games are indeed a significant and far-reaching cultural component in our international community today, but from where do they originate? Where do our traditions stem from, and how do we choose the sports that constitute...
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Create Your Own Classroom Olympic Games

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Young scholars create their own version of the Olympic Games. They compete in the games of their choice and keep score.
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Learning From the Past

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Coming up on the Olympics? Be sure your middle schoolers understand the dynamic and ancient history of this global tradition. They begin by recalling traditions parents have passed down, considering their relevance and ways they might be...
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Olympic Report Planner

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Use this worksheet to research a future or past olympian. There's a space for researchers to brainstorm things they'd like to know, a space for them to record notes, and a KWL chart. There's also an open space to write a cumulative...
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Learning From the Past

For Teachers 6th - 8th
The big idea for this lesson is that the past enriches our present and future. Learners explore the origin of the Olympic Games and how one man took an event from the past and reinvented it for modern times. They compare and contrast the...
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Home Olympics

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Here's a great way to host a simulated Olympic Games at school. Together, everyone designs an obstacle course, plays balloon volleyball, tumbling tornadoes, crosses the brook, and takes part in a cooperative race. If you want to, you can...
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Olympic Opening Ceremonies

For Teachers K - 6th
Plan and play three days of Olympic games at your elementary school. This set of plans is based on the Winter Olympics. Pick and choose what you might use for your location, for the available space you have, for the different grade...
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Math Lesson Plan for Spreadsheet

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students enter data from the Olympic games into a spreadsheet.  In this data analysis lesson, students work on making an accurate spreadsheet with the correct information by entering their information into a spreadsheet from a provided...
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Bearing the Torch: A Study of Ancient Greece

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders research Ancient Greece. In this Ancient Greece lesson, 2nd graders survey the geographical, historical, and cultural aspects of Greece. Students discover stories of Greek mythology and explore the beginning of the Olympic...
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Nationalism and the Olympics

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers identify how politics and nationalism have affected the Olympic Games. In this nationalism lesson, students discuss reasons why athletes want to participate in the Olympics. Middle schoolers watch a video about Olympic...
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The Birth of Olympism: A Legacy of Peace

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Learners investigate the philosophy of the original Olympic Games. In this Social Studies lesson, students create a time line and a map of the ancient Olympic Games in Greece. Learners explore the values of peace that were highly valued...
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Cartoons for the Classroom: Tooning into the Olympics

For Students 8th - 12th
For this current events worksheet, learners analyze political cartoons about the commercialism of the modern Olympics. Students then respond to 3 short answer questions.
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Politics and the Olympics

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students discover details regarding Olympics controversies. In this international politics lesson, students research Olympic games of the Modern Era noting the controversies surrounding Beijing Olympics. Students create brochures that...
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Why Here? Why Not There? Origin of the Modern Olympic Games

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students examine Olympic locales. In this geography skills lesson, students analyze map information regarding nations of the world and determine which nations have the physical geography, cultural philosophies, and economic strengths to...
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The Olympic Games 2

For Students 4th - 7th
In this Olympic games worksheet, students utilize their research skills to locate which countries all the cities are in that have hosted the games.
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The Sporting Life

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students read and discuss "When the Games Began: Olympic Archaeology," examining the significance of the first Olympic Games in Greece. They research and reenact scenes from these Games and reflect on the Games' original importance.
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Olympic Obstacle Course

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students examine the obstacles that Salt Lake City must overcome to host a successful Olympics in 2002. They draft proposals for their own city and/or state to host future Olympic Games.
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Ancient Greece Olympics

For Teachers 6th
Using a word processing program, 6th graders create a flyer inviting other 6th grade classes to participate in Ancient Greece Olympics. In this Ancient Greece lesson plan, students use frisbees, water balloons, a running track, and more...
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Heroes and Heroines: Spirit of the Olympic Games

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore role models by viewing an Olympic video in class. In this heroism lesson, 6th graders view a video clip in class titled "The Spirit of the Olympic Winter Games" in which they analyze the athletes and discuss their...
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National Customs: The Birth of the Ancient Games

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students explore world geography by creating a written travel brochure in class. In this cultural analysis lesson, students view a video discussing the birth of the Olympics. Students research a foreign country and culture before...
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Olympic Challenges

For Teachers 5th - 10th
Students consider the impact of the Olympic Games. In this current events lesson, students prepare for the 2006 Olympics by visiting selected websites to learn how the Olympic games began, political issues of the games, and preview the...
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Is it Olympic Time?

For Teachers 6th - 10th
Young scholars investigate the Winter Olympics by studying the geography of the 2010 Vancouver games.  In this competitive sports lesson, students identify the planning and preparation needed to produce an event like the Winter Olympics....