In this classroom Olympics activity, students participate in several classroom "Olympic-type" events where they will apply measurement skills. Students research all the symbols and traditions associated with the Olympic Games.
2nd - 6th Math 3 Views 27 Downloads
Sochi 2014 Mascots
Get to know the mascots for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics with this fun, cooperative art activity. Start by introducing the new mascots and comparing them with those form previous years. Consider using a Venn diagram to record...
2nd - 4th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Birth of Olympism: A Legacy of Peace
Learners investigate the history of the Olympics by creating a map of Greece. In this World History lesson, students identify the many gifts Greek society gave to found the Olympic games. Learners complete an Olympic worksheet about...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
Go For the Gold!: Ancient Olympics
Students explore the Ancient Olympics In this ancient Olympics instructional activity, students conduct research on several ancient Greek topics that pertain to the Olympics. Students then compare those athletes to the athletes of today.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts