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.
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.
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.
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.
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.