Class 6 Unit on the Olympic Games
A Coggle Diagram about Arts
, Craft activities
, Investigating artisitc depictions of olympians and sports
, Olympic symbols over the years.
, , and ), Health and Physical Education
(Significant events coinciding with the olympics throughout history
, Historical origins of the olympics
, Biographical study of well known athletes.
and ), Literacy
(Introduce an Olympic themed classroom library, covering a broad range of appeal and variation of required skill level as appropriate to the class.
, Creative writing tasks
, and Building an Olympic themed class vocabulary list throughout unit of study.
and Creating and maintaining leaderboards and statistics
), Teaching resources:
("The Games: Destination Rio" book, available through Scholastic books.
, Australian Olympic Education website: http://education.olympics.com.au/resources
and The Olympic Museum website: https://www.olympic.org/museum/visit/schools/teaching-resources
) and Geography
(Atlas/mapping investigation of participating countries