This project is open to all K - 7th grade classrooms worldwide.
The project dates are
January 25 to March 22, 2010.
This project offers three ideas.
Feel free to choose any combination of ideas!
Idea One Students will compose a fictional story about the experiences of an Olympic athlete or volunteer during the 2010 Winter Olympic Games. Students are encouraged to share their stories on a class blog, website, or wiki. Alternatively, you can email the stories to Nicole to post in the Gallery.
Idea Two Students will use the internet to research an Olympic sport and competition event. Students will simulate the role of an Olympic athlete who is a guest speaker in the classroom. Students are encouraged to create an audio recording of their presentation.
Idea Three Students will create a single slide to contribute to a class PowerPoint or Notebook presentation about a particular aspect of the Olympics. Some suggested topics include Olympic sports, competition events, athletes, venues, host country, or history of the Olympic games.