An introduction to the ancient olympics and modern olympics, this lesson covers the history of the olympic games
It also has a countries research task for students to do
There is also a long term project for students to design their own olympic games as a host nation
These resources are useful for student to learn about the Olympics before the Brazil 2016 Olympic games this summer.
This is the first part of a revision booklet I am producing for Year 10 and 11's completing the GCSE PE course. This first section covers the topics of The Active Participant, Demands on Performance, Health, Training, Diet, and various other sub-topics...
The second part is still in production but a change in my job role has delayed this. I hope to complete the second and final part within the next month... ready for GCSE revision ;)
Hope this is still of some help.
This resource is an interactive, 75 question powerpoint POST Olympic Games and Rio 2016 quiz. The questions mainly focus on Team GB's achievements but the quiz also includes some general questions about the Rio Olympics. There are 3 multiple choice answers. This resource is an ideal back to school activity for use as an assembly, lesson or for tutor group time. Also useful as a PE resource when an active PE lesson is unable to take place.
The quiz can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams.
PLEASE NOTE - THE ANSWERS CAN BE FOUND BY CLICKING ON THE 'CITIUS, ALTIUS, FORTIUS' LOGO ON EACH SLIDE.
The images only appear after clicking for the answer. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end.
A question and answer sheet are provided to allow individuals / teams to record their answers.
1. Where did the Rio Opening Ceremony take place?
2. Who was chosen to be GB’s flag bearer at the opening ceremony?
3. How many sports did Team GB win medals in?
4. Who won the first medal for GB?
5. Which team received a standing ovation at the opening ceremony?
6. How many medals did Great Britain win at the Olympics?
7. In which sport did GB win the most medals?
8. Who did Andy Murray defeat in the Men’s Singles Tennis final?
9. Who became GB’s Britain’s most successful female Olympian with a fourth gold medal in Rio?
10. Who was GB’s flag bearer at the closing ceremony?
A set of resources introducing the development of rational recreation and the impact of the industrial revolution on sport as part of the Sport and Society module in the NEW AQA A-Level PE spec;
2 PowerPoint presentations
2 Student hand-outs
Students will also get the chance to learn the socio-cultural factors that were present in industrial Britain by creating 2 journal entries for either Wayne Rooney, Andy Murray or Katarina Johnson-Thompson.
Resources serve as an introduction to the rational recreation period and how the industrial revolution shaped sport in industrial and post-industrial Britain.