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Olympics issues (womendrugsthe environment) on The British Olympic Foundation site ( teamgbeducationmodern.asp), The British Olympic Association ( and The British Paralympic Association ( Run an "Olympic Citizen" competition.

If medals could be awarded to British citizens, who should get gold? Nominate a famous person from history or today, and present reasons and evidence for your choice. Have a judging panel to award medals and prizes to nominators (include pupils). Organise a Mock Parliament Debate on an "Olympics amp; politics" motion: ("This house believes that the Olympics should never be used for political ends.") Research the websites for exclusionboycotting in the the Olympics. The Citizenship Foundation ( has supporting ideas on Youth Parliament Competition.

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