Introduce the XXII Olympic Games with this twenty page starter guide. Information on the Sochi Winter Olympics Games, the city of Sochi, the Olympic Mascots; Medals; and Torch. A list of vocabulary gets you started for brainstorming with your students to introduce the topic. Complete with a 14 page booklet providing fill in the blank activities that can be teacher directed or done with the help of the internet by students individually. Answer key completes the guide.
Eighteen reading activities on all of the Olympic Sports. Including: Short & Long Track Speed Skating; Figure Skating; Cross-Country Skiing; Curling; Snowboarding; Bobsleigh; Ice Hockey; Alpine Skiing; Freestyle Skiing; Luge; Biathlon; Ski Jumping; Paralympics Alpine Skiing; Ice Sledge Hockey; Wheelchair Curling; Paralympics Cross-Country Skiing and Paralympics Biathlon. Follow-up questions varying from true/false to filling in the blanks, to answering in complete sentences, sequential order and more! Answer key included.
Five phonics lessons on the theme of the Olympics. Skills include: long vowel "o", blends, and long and short vowels. Answer key included. Use these activities to practice or reinforce learned skills.
Five vocabulary lessons on the theme of the Olympics. Skills include syllabification, compound words, alphabetical order, action words and rhymes. Answer key included.
Two matching activities involving real life photos. Students will match the photo of the athlete doing their sport to the name card and of the Athletes' Equipment to its' word card.
Two word search activities. One involving all the things an athlete uses during the Winter Olympics and the other involving all the different sporting events held at the Winter Olympic Games.
Four writing activities from writing good sentences, writing a story, interviewing an athlete, and writing about your favourite sport.
Three research activities on Flags of Olympic Countries, A Famous Winter Olympian, and Medal Awards.