Olympic Games: Winter Olympics 2010
These sites are about the Winter Olympics 2010 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. There are resources for students to understand and follow the olympic events, mascots, Olympic venues, torch relay, and athletes. Includes lesson plans, games, videos, activities, and interactive maps. Includes links to eThemes Resources on bidding to host Olympics 2012 and torch relay, and history. There are also resources related to Olympics on eThemes website.
The Official Site of the Winter Olympics 2010
This is the official site for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. There is information on sports, schedules, medal results and history, athletes, photos, and videos.
Find out how the USA team is preparing for the 2010 Olympics and how athletes joined the team. Includes blogs, video, photos, and more.
Meet the Vancouver 2010 Mascots
Meet Sumi, Quatchi, and Miga, the mascots of the 2010 Olympics. Find out about them and where they came from. Includes games and activities about the mascots.
Olympics Crafts for Kids
This site has games, activities, and crafts for students to get engaged in the Olympic spirit. NOTE: This site contains ads.
The 2010 Olympic Torch Relay
Find out the longest distance of the torch relay travel in Winter Olympic history. Find out the routes of the Olympic torch relay and how the torch travels from Olympia, Greece, to Vancouver by different forms of travel. Includes the Olympic torch relay interactive map.
Kids.Net:Encyclopedia: 2010 Winter Olympics
This page has brief information on how the host country is selected and the estimated budget of the 2010 winter Olympics. NOTE: This site contains ads.
Road to the Games: Trivia
Take a quiz to test your knowledge about the 2010 Olympics. There are also other online Olympic games.
Canadian Olympic School Program
This site is created for schools to bring Olympics to their classrooms. Click on "Teacher Resources" for teaching ideas or "Student Lounge" for information on the Olympics, games, and media library.
eThemes Resource: Olympic Games: Bidding to Host Olympics 2012
These Web sites are about the cities that are bidding to host the Olympics in 2012. Read about how a city is chosen to host the Olympics. Find out about London, New York, Madrid, Moscow, and Paris and the sports facilities they have available for the different competitions.
eThemes Resource: Olympic Games: Olympic Torch Relay
These sites focus on the Olympics torch relay for the summer 2004 and 2008 games and the winter 2002 and 2006 games. Includes interactive maps, biographies of the torchbearers, videos, photographs, and answers to common questions about the torch. There are links to eThemes Resources on the summer and winter Olympics.
eThemes Resource: Olympic Games: History
These sites are about the history of the Olympics. Find out where and when the original Olympics were held. Read about the various mascots, see the symbols of the Olympics, and watch a short movie on the history. Included are eThemes Resources about the summer and winter Olympic games, athletes and records, and ancient Greece.