This updated version includes Russia. Spark student patriotism and enthusiasm with a Winter Olympic celebration in you classroom. Stimulate interest and awareness in the history of the Winter Olympic Games and how they evolved. Study the traditions and the ceremonies hel before and after the Games. Develop an awareness of the types fo sporting events and the Canadian athletes participating in them. The Winter Olympics contains the following: Reproducible Information Sheets on Olympic History, Reproducible Follow up Activities for Olympic History, Winter Olympic and Paralympic Sports Information Sheets with Follow up Activities, 12 Biographies of Former Canadian Olympians with Follow up Activities, Winter Olympic Word Search, Olympic Crossword Puzzle, and Olympic Medal and Sporting Event Tracking Sheets.