This is a quick easy, listening center. Just print, possibly laminate or put in a pocket protector, get copies made and you're ready to go!
It will give background knowledge for the Olympics, and can be used every 2 years. This is designed to be a week long listening center. This is a great springboard for other activities you might have planned as the Olympics approach.
The QR code allows complex text to be accessible and understandable to students ages 5-7.
-Non-fiction listening center: just scan the QR code and listen!
-2 separate texts to listen to: History of the Olympics and Traditions of the Olympics.
-Glossary included with a separate QR code for students to use to dig deeper with text
-Differentiated activities (high, medium, low) for after listening
-Venn diagram to compare and contrast the Ancient and Modern Olympics
Great cross-curriculum link between Reading and Social Studies!