Winter / Summer Games Technology Activity: Design a Torch on Google Slides

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2nd - 5th
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This was an amazing resource to use especially during the Olympics! I teach technology so it was a great review of using Powerpoint.
This was a perfect tie-in to the Olympics! We read about the Torch and then the students designed their own. They LOVED this activity and it was very easy to use on Google. Thank you!
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  1. Need a holiday themed technology activity for the computer lab or for your writing classroom? These creative "Create a ____" and "Design a ____" activities are completed RIGHT in Google Slides™ using just the copy, paste and even the fill tool. Students will follow the directions to create a variety
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Students will design their own torch for the Winter or Summer Games in Google Slides™ using just the copy, paste and even the fill tool. Students learn about the history of the torch and what it symbolizes. Then they will design their "torches" by cutting and pasting the included images. Finally they will label and write what the items and design choices they made symbolize.

Plus, the entire slideshow is EDITABLE so you can customize the text and images to fit your students' needs.

***View the preview to see a quick demo***


  • Blank template for students to create their own unique torches and label it.
  • Customizable decorations to copy & paste to create a huge variety of cakes. Colors can be changed using the FILL tool RIGHT in slides.
  • Information paragraph slide about the history of the torch along with clickable articles and a diagram of the current torch design.

Technology Skills Practiced:

  • using text boxes
  • typing
  • cut & paste
  • using the fill tool
  • order of objects
  • selecting and dragging
  • scrolling between slides
  • following directions

ISTE Student Standards:

1.6 Creative CommunicatorStudents communicate clearly and express themselves creatively for a variety of purposes using the platforms, tools, styles, formats and digital media appropriate to their goals.

1.6.b Students create original works or responsibly repurpose or remix digital resources into new creations.



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3 PDF / 26 Slides
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