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Analysis: Why It Matters That North Korea Plans to Go to the Olympics
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
North Korea's decision to send athletes to the 2018 Winter Olympics has eased international worries about attending the Games in PyeongChang. Read an article by the Washington Post and adapted by Newsela that sheds light on the current...
The Legacy of the Olympics: Economic Burden or Boon?
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Do the economic benefits of major sporting events such as the Olympics or the World Cup outweigh the expected costs? Using fundamental economic terms, discover the explicit and implicit costs and benefits for countries that host these...
Cartoons for the Classroom: China, Tibet, and the Olympics
10th - Higher Ed
Political tensions have surrounded the Olympics for centuries; take a look back at the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics with this political cartoon analysis worksheet. Background information gives learners context regarding Tibetan protests...