Catching the Olympic Spirit in Homeschool

Resources for Olympic Unit Study

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I love the Olympics. It doesn’t matter if it’s the Summer Olympics or the . For the Summer Olympics I like to watch gymnastics, swimming, diving and track & field. It might surprise you to learn that my favorite winter Olympic sport to watch is curling. I’m just very amazed at what they can do. I also love watching ski jump and ice skating.

Olympic Unit Study Resources

I’ve decided to spend these Winter Olympics doing an Olympic unit study with Little Man. Go Team U.S.A.! So I’ve been pulling together resources. Because I know many of you would like to do the same, I’m sharing those resources with you.

To keep up with all the latest surrounding the 2014 Winter Olympics visit the official website or in the USA visit .

Winter Olympics Worksheets

Free Printable Winter Olympic Worksheets

Winter Olympic Worksheets

Free Printable 23 Winter Olympic Worksheets

  • Vocabulary
  • Copy work 
  • Geography
  • Mapping
  • Matching
  • Scripture Copy
  • Maze & Matching
  • Favorite Athlete Fact Sheet


History

    About Russia

    Art

     You can watch this excellent tutorial here 
    on how to make an Olympic Torch:



      Science

      Be sure to click each of the video’s and on the pop up screen also click the Activity and/or Lesson tab for interactive lesson plans from lessonopoly.

      Math

      Spelling

      • Olympic Letter Tile Spelling Mat from +Sara McClure at Happy Brown House

       






      Additional Resources

       

      Olympic Vocabulary Puzzles – Vocabulary.com

      So what is it that I love about curling? Well, I think it’s amazing that they can throw this heavy granite stone across the ice, create a path of friction with brooms and lay that stone in such precision. It’s simply amazing.

      What is your favorite winter sport?
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      Check out these great Olympic resources:

       
       
       

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