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Olympic Webquest- Plan a Trip to the Winter Olympics

Olympic Webquest- Plan a Trip to the Winter Olympics

Classroom Tested- Student Approved! Have your students plan a trip to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Your students will research the flight information, hotel accommodations, South Korean general information, Olympic events, Olympic tickets and Olympic mascots. Everything your students need to explore and get excited for the Winter Games. All links provided for web research. Google Classroom link provided as well.
sarah_mcnamara43
Winter Olympics Sports Worksheet

Winter Olympics Sports Worksheet

This resource contains two worksheets on Winter Olympic sports. Other Winter Olympic Resources The Winter Olympics Pyeongchang 2018 - Lesson/Assembly PowerPoint The PowerPoint makes reference to - The History of the Winter Olympics - The events in the Winter Games - GB's performances and achievements in past Olympics - Eddie the Eagle - GB's ten gold medallists - PyeongChang 2018 - The Venues and Stadiums - The PyeongChang 2018 mascot and torch - Team GB and medal hopes for PyeongChang The presentation includes hyperlinks to a sneak preview of PyeongChang, a short video about Soohorang, the events taking place at the Games, GB's ice hockey gold medal, Eddie the Eagle's ski jumping, John Curry and Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean's ice-dances and the amazing snowboarders, Jamie Nicholls and Katie Ormerod, in action. The Winter Olympics 2018 - 50 Question PowerPoint Quiz This resource contains a fully editable, 50-question interactive PowerPoint quiz on the Winter Olympics and the 2018 Olympic Winter Games at PyeongChang, Korea. Questions focus on - The History of the Winter Olympics - The events in the Winter Games - GB's performances and achievements in past Olympics - PyeongChang 2018 The quiz contains 50 questions, with three multiple choice answers, with varying degrees of challenge. The quiz can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. Answers can be found by clicking on the snowboard image on the bottom right-hand corner of each slide. A question and answer sheet is provided to allow individuals/teams to record answers. The Winter Olympics Puzzle Pack - Word Searches, Anagrams and Winter Sports Puzzles - 3 differentiated word searches - 3 differentiated anagram worksheets - 3 differentiated winter sports puzzles All the puzzles are Winter Sports themed. It is an ideal resource to use during the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics. Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this 'must have' step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide
Krazikas
The Fiction and Non-Fiction Collection

The Fiction and Non-Fiction Collection

The Fiction and Non-Fiction Collection A collection of four fun and engaging fiction and non-fiction lessons. Click on the lesson links to find out more! Great value download. Visit my shop for more great lessons and resources: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EngageinEnglish (Credits: Cooltext.com)
EngageinEnglish
The Winter Olympics 2018 Bundle - Presentation, 50 Question Quiz, Puzzle Pack

The Winter Olympics 2018 Bundle - Presentation, 50 Question Quiz, Puzzle Pack

This bundle contains resources for the Winter Olympic Games. 1. Lesson / Assembly Presentation 2. 50 Question Interactive PowerPoint Quiz 3. A Set of 9 Differentiated Word Searches, Anagrams and Winter Sports Puzzles. Click on the individual links for more details. Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this 'must have' step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide To be kept informed of new resources click here and follow!
Krazikas
Winter Olympics 2018 Sports Puzzle Pack - 9 Differentiated Word Searches, Anagrams, Sports Puzzles

Winter Olympics 2018 Sports Puzzle Pack - 9 Differentiated Word Searches, Anagrams, Sports Puzzles

This resource contains - 3 differentiated word searches - 3 differentiated anagram worksheets - 3 differentiated winter sports puzzles All the activities are Winter Sports themed. It is an ideal resource to use during the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics. Other Winter Olympic Resources The Winter Olympics Pyeongchang 2018 - Lesson/Assembly PowerPoint The PowerPoint makes reference to - The History of the Winter Olympics - The events in the Winter Games - GB's performances and achievements in past Olympics - Eddie the Eagle - GB's ten gold medallists - PyeongChang 2018 - The Venues and Stadiums - The PyeongChang 2018 mascot and torch - Team GB and medal hopes for PyeongChang The presentation includes hyperlinks to a sneak preview of PyeongChang, a short video about Soohorang, the events taking place at the Games, GB's ice hockey gold medal, Eddie the Eagle's ski jumping, John Curry and Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean's ice-dances and the amazing snowboarders, Jamie Nicholls and Katie Ormerod, in action. The Winter Olympics 2018 - 50 Question PowerPoint Quiz This resource contains a fully editable, 50-question interactive PowerPoint quiz on the Winter Olympics and the 2018 Olympic Winter Games at PyeongChang, Korea. Questions focus on - The History of the Winter Olympics - The events in the Winter Games - GB's performances and achievements in past Olympics - PyeongChang 2018 It is an ideal resource for an assembly, a lesson or with a tutor group. The quiz contains 50 questions, with three multiple choice answers, with varying degrees of challenge. The quiz can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. Answers can be found by clicking on the snowboard image on the bottom right-hand corner of each slide. A question and answer sheet is provided to allow individuals/teams to record answers. Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this 'must have' step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide
Krazikas
Debate Lesson Plan - Begging should be banned

Debate Lesson Plan - Begging should be banned

This debate focused lesson contains a PDF giving you all you need to introduce the topic and set up a class debate. The first page has a debate topic as well as a summary of the topic - in this case begging. It provides a breakdown of key points and the major pros and cons of the topic. The second page has language to use in a debate. It is also categorised. The third page has group cards which can be cut and distributed to indicate to the students which team they are on, and therefore plan their side of the debate. The lesson should be suitable for CEF rated classes of B1 and above. Can be used for ESL or TEFL classes. These lessons are provided for free.
BalvinderKataora
The Winter Olympics 2018 Quiz - 50 Questions

The Winter Olympics 2018 Quiz - 50 Questions

This resource contains a fully editable, 50-question interactive PowerPoint quiz on the Winter Olympics and the 2018 Olympic Winter Games at PyeongChang, Korea. Questions focus on - The History of the Winter Olympics - The events in the Winter Games - GB's performances and achievements in past Olympics - PyeongChang 2018 It is an ideal resource for an assembly, a lesson or with a tutor group. The quiz contains 50 questions, with three multiple choice answers, with varying degrees of challenge. The quiz can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. The answers can be found by clicking on the snowboard image on the bottom right-hand corner of each slide. 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. Sample questions: - Where were the first modern Olympic Winter Games held in 1924? - How many sports were there in the first modern Olympic Winter Games held in 1924? - When was the last year that the Winter Games and Summer Games were held in the same year? - Which two events does the biathlon include? - What event has been an Olympic sport for men since the Winter Games began and allowed women for the first time in Sochi 2014? - In which event do athletes race down an ice track singly or in pairs, sliding on their backs? - Which monarch has competed in five Winter Olympics? - How many gold medals has Great Britain won in the Winter Olympics? - What animal, regarded by the Koreans as their guardian animal, is the 2018 mascot? Just in case the quiz does not last for the whole of your session, the PowerPoint includes to John Curry's and Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean's amazing ice-dances! You may also be interested in an accompanying 90-slide lesson/assembly presentation on the Winter Olympics. Click on the link for details. The Winter Olympics 2018 - Lesson/ Assembly PowerPoint Presentation Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this 'must have' step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide To be kept informed of new resources click here and follow!
Krazikas
April Fools' Day! Reading Passage and More

April Fools' Day! Reading Passage and More

NOTE: April Fools' Day and April Fool's Day are both used but sources say April Fools' Day is more correct to use. Great Activity to Introduce students to REAL vs. FAKE News Identification! Want to introduce your students to the history of April Fools' Day? This resource provides a reading for students as well as lots of interesting famous April Fools' Day pranks such as this one that happened in Switzerland in 1957.A news show aired a video on a spaghetti harvest in the country of Switzerland. People were pulling strands of spaghetti dangling down from trees. People actually called the news show asking how they could purchase a spaghetti tree! Additionally, there are extension activities as well as a Test your April Fools' Day IQ(can you spot the True News Stories from the Fake ones?). There are also comprehension questions for the students to answer after reviewing the resource.One class period for Grades 4 and up. This Resource Goes well with April Fool's Day: Check out my Resource on Digital Critical Thinking(Is that FAKE News?) Is That FAKE New?
gailhennessey
The News Quiz 8th - 15th January 2018 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Settler Starter

The News Quiz 8th - 15th January 2018 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Settler Starter

13 topical questions of the past week's news, across the UK and the world. *THE FIRST ONE OF 2018* *MIS-SPELLINGS/MISSING CAPITALS ETC. IN THE PREVIEW ARE INTENTIONAL AND LINK TO THE LITERACY QUESTIONS IN THE REST OF THE QUIZ!* Powerpoint so can be used on a standard whiteboard. Includes 2 literacy and 1 numeracy questions based on the other questions. Works well as a form group activity in registration time. I give sweets/reward points to the winning group! (We're not supposed to give out sweets so it's a nice 'naughty' reward for knowing about the world this week!) Created 38 school weeks of the year and uploaded to TES.
mikedean
Revision Pack on Break Even Analysis, Cash Flow Forecasts, Balance Sheets, Profit And Loss Accounts

Revision Pack on Break Even Analysis, Cash Flow Forecasts, Balance Sheets, Profit And Loss Accounts

Revision Pack Booklet for GCSE and BTEC pupils covering Break Even Analysis, Cash Flow Forecasts, Balance Sheets, Budgets, Profit And Loss Accounts in an easy format to revise, easy to edit and add notes in preparation for Finance Exams and coursework. Easy to understand diagrams, clear explanations of key terms covered by the major exam board specifications from an award winning department - free!
lordturner
The Famous Games of Ancient Greece: A Bundle

The Famous Games of Ancient Greece: A Bundle

This Bundle Includes the following resources: 1. History of the Famous Games from Ancient Greece: A Webquest/Extension Activities 2. South Korea(A Country in Focus): A Webquest/Extension Activities(host of the 2018 Games) 3. It's Greek to Me!(Country in Focus): A Webquest/Extension Activities I also included my Free Famous Games of Ancient Greece Factoids(A Possible Interactive Notebook Activity).
gailhennessey
Fake News! Developing Digital Critical Literacy with Kids! Possible Interactive Notebook Activity

Fake News! Developing Digital Critical Literacy with Kids! Possible Interactive Notebook Activity

The term FAKE News seems to be used a lot these days! April Fool's Day is a great opportunity to begin a discussion with students on FAKE and REAL news. Possible Interactive Notebook Activity. A recent survey found that many young people(and adults for that matter) can't seem to determine which is a real news story from a fake news story. We need to develop digital critical literacy with our students so they can try and determine the difference BEFORE they hit "send" to all their friends.
gailhennessey