The Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia provide a once, every 4 year, opportunity to learn about the different Winter Olympic sports. , This is a highly motivating activity that your students will talk about the rest of the year. This activity focuses on the event of ski jumping. Detailed plans and explanations accompany the student activity sheets for this lesson. The students will use their creativity to transform ordinary materials into a ski jump for a marble to be used in a classroom competition.