History - Olympics

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History

Olympic politics

  • The politics of the 1936 Munich Olympics are explored in this resource from Ngfl Cymru.

Shout about it

  • This collection of modern Olympic posters are great to display in the classroom or as a hook to research different periods and places.

The Modern Olympics

  • A lesson about the philosophy that underpins the modern Olympics, and the meaning behind the ceremonial aspects.

Important, spirit, event

History of the Olympics

  • How much do you know about the history of the Olympic Games?

Big Olympic Quiz

  • Do you know your Olympics Greats? How well do you know Team GB?

Olympians Picture Quiz

  • This picture quiz will ask students to identify several Olympic athletes, both old and new.

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