Monday, July 23, 2012

HSIE - Week 2 - The Olympics

This week we are looking at Olympic Symbols and traditions.

A comprehensive look at the history of Olympic Torch Cauldron Lighting and Opening Ceremonies:

Watch 2012 London Olympic Medals being made!

A fun animation featuring the Olympic Creed:

The Olympic Motto:

A good summary of the Rings, Flag, Motto and Flame can be found here.

The wreath and medals are covered here.

A quick tutorial on how to draw the Olympic Rings is right here!

This page of links and activities could be very handy for teachers!