Students will have so much fun with this Olympics unit! There are many activities to have students get involved and apply their knowledge. It can easily be adapted for ALL grade levels. Students will learn about the history of the Olympics along with Winter Olympic games and events and Olympians. They will also focus on concepts such as teamwork, sportsmanship, and competition.
This unit includes:
Olympics ABC brainstorming
Olympic rings question worksheet
Writing activities which focus on teamwork, sportsmanship, and competition.
If I Could Win the Gold Medal writing
If I Could Choose Anyone To Carry the Olympic Torch writing
Olympian Research via WAX MUSEUM: explanation letter, research template, speech template
List of Olympians
Olympic Winter sports pictures and research
Olympic Winter sports classroom graph
Create your own Olympic Winter sport writing or project
Olympics study guide
This unit has lots of opportunities for students to practice research skills, reflection, and nonfiction reading.
Students will go for the gold with this unit!