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Discover and Explore: The Olympics

Discover and Explore the Olympic Games with Kids...resources, activities, books, and moreHistory


from Olympic Games, March 2010
You could hold your own Olympic games, such as shot put (a ball thrown from shoulder level), standing high jump, race-in-armor (piggy-back races substitute), pentathlon {consisting of discus (or Frisbee) throw, long jump, javelin (mop handle) throw, running and wrestling (sock wrestling).} The winners (all of them) can be treated to an awards ceremony where they are presented with "laurel" leaf crowns and a banquet.
Lighting our Ice Cream Olympic Torch at Makes and Takes

Winter Olympics

Winter Olympics Art Curriculum
A Simple Start in Chalk Pastels: Winter Olympics is available now for only $4.99 at Hodgepodge
Since the winter games are going on now, we learned about some of the winter Olympic sports.

free Winter Games Homeschool Printables at Imagine Our Life
  • Ice Hockey
Ice Hockey on a Baking Sheet from Dabblingmomma
  • Bob Sledding
How to draw a bobsled, for kids!
How to Draw a Bobsled at Art For Kids!
  • Skiing
  • Figure Skating
Download Move Like a Figure Skater Game at Creative Family Fun
  • Speed Skating
  • Snowboarding
  • Ski Jumping
  • Luge
  • Curling
http://alphamom.com/family-fun/crafts/winter-olympics-craft-ice-cube-curling-in-your-bath/
See the post on how to do this at Filth Wizardry
More inspiration can be found at:

1 comment:

  1. Oh gosh the bath tub ice cube curling looks kind of fun.

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