Wow! This resource bundle is sure to keep your students engaged in their learning. There are five "Olympic Events" (or centers) in this bundle! They can be used as small group activities, centers, or warm ups.
Event One: Figure Skating FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE (Includes similes, metaphors, hyperbole, personification, alliteration, and onomatopoeia. Students will sort examples under the correct headings and make up their own examples.
Event Two: Alpine Affixes (prefix/suffix practice) Students will match affixes with meanings, then use the words correctly in sentences.
Event Three: Cross Country Context Clues. Students will read a one page passage about the Olympics and answer the question cards that follow. For each card answered correctly, students will earn a piece of ski equipment.
Event Four: Nordic Narrative Elements. Students will match narrative elements with the correct definition. There is also a VERY ENGAGING roll-a-story game that directly correlates with the Olympics!
Event Five: Go for the Gold Sentences. Students will edit sentences about the Olympics and identify fragments and sentences.
These engaging activities will keep your students engaged, help practice many skills, and teach fun facts about the Olympics. Perfect for upper elementary or early middle school.