The International Olympic Committee has decided to hold a Junior Olympics during the next Summer Olympic Games. The committee has invited students from around the world to form teams and participate in that event. You and other students in your class hope to try out for the Junior Olympics, but first you have to plan how you will prepare for the competition.
Working in teams, you will choose a sport to compete in, research what you need to do to prepare physically and mentally for the competition, and then create a PowerPoint presentation outlining your preparation plan.PROCESS
General Olympic Sites
EVALUATIONYour grade will reflect:
Use the information obtained during your research and other Olympic sites to create a trivia game about the history of the summer Olympics.
Click here for the So You Want to Compete in the Olympics? Teacher Page.
Article by Linda Starr
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