The Winter Olympics Grades 4-6 is a book written to have the student become an active, involved spectator at the many Winter Olympic events. It has been designed for use by a classroom teacher, a physical education teacher or a parent. We are all aware of the importance of role models for children. Good role models are people whose behavior is worthy of emulation and who are respected for their accomplishments. Many professional athletes are looked upon as role models. This book gives students a bit of the history of the Olympic Games held in ancient Greece. It also contains information about the countries who participate and athletes representing their country in the contests. A short explanation is included about each of the events and past performance of the athletes.
The content of this 64-page workbook includes: Teacher Instructions and Answer Key, The Ancient Olympics, Modern Olympics, Political Olympics, Amateur or Professional, The Athletes, Snippets, Frozen Facts, Winter Olympics Winners, Winter Olympics Records, Winter Olympics Activities and Winter Olympic Record Forms.