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UP Activity 12: Move your body


Upper Primary; Health and Physical Education

In this lesson, students will learn about Moving their bodies by; Defining ‘games’ Discussing why we play games Brainstorming activities that can be played during a Mini Olympics – Australian style – Creating a game/s that specifically addresses incl

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UP Activity 1: The Olympic Games


Upper Primary; English, Health and Physical Education

In this lesson, students will learn about The Olympic Games by; Creating a knowledge bank on the Olympic Games Discussing Olympism Identifying different ways of finding out more about the Olympic Games Researching the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Creatin

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UP Activity 11: Historical Investigation


Upper Primary; English, Humanities and Social Sciences

In this lesson, students will learn study a Historial Investigation by; Investigating historical records of Australia and Brazil’s participation in the Olympic Games Formulating questions and Researching an event from Olympic History Students can c

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UP Activity 10: One Australian's Olympic Journey


Upper Primary; English, Humanities and Social Sciences

In this lesson, students will learn about Australian's Olympic Journey by; Brainstorming some questions and Researching one Australian’s Olympic Journey Researching one Famous Australian Olympian Preparing a presentation for the class Students can

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UP Activity 9: Hosting an Olympic Games


Upper Primary; English

In this lesson, students will learn about Hosting an Olympic Games by; Investigate the process for a city bidding for an Olympic Games Researching the four stages of the bidding process and Identifyingkey elements Studying one of the processes and Id

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UP Activity 8: Sustainability


Upper Primary; English, Design and Technologies

In this lesson, students will learn about Sustainability by; Discussing and define what sustainability means Identifying the aspects of life that are important to be sustainable Discussing the challenges of sustainability for the Olympic Games Readi

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UP Activity 7: Anthems


Upper Primary; English, Music

In this lesson, students will learn about Anthems by; Investigating Australia and Brazils’ National Anthems Identifying common elements Listening to the music Describing the music of both anthems and discussing how it makes you feel. Students can

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UP Activity 3: Olympic Medals


Upper Primary; Mathematics

In this lesson, students will learn about Olympic Medals by; Brainstorming what they know about Olympic Medals – purpose, composition, placing Investigating the composition of Olympic Medals – Gold, Silver and Bronze Writing a sentence about the comp

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UP Activity 6: The Olympic Flame


Upper Primary; English, Design and Technologies

In this lesson, students will learn about The Olympic Flame by; Discussing and share experiences and opinions of occasions where candles or fires are lit Researching information about the Olympic Flame (Rio 2016 and International Olympic Committee web

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UP Activity 5: Pictograms


Upper Primary; English, Visual Arts

In this lesson, students will learn about Pictograms by; Identifying pictograms and their purpose Investigating a select number of pictograms of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Creating a set of pictograms for the new sports for the Olympic Games Stude

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MP Activity 20: Move your body


Middle Primary; Health and Physical Education

In this lesson, students will learn about Moving their bodies by; Defining ‘games’ Discussing why we play games Brainstorming activities that can be played during a Mini Olympics – Australian style Holding an Olympic Games during the Rio 2016 Olympi

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MP Activity 15: Chat to a Champion


Middle Primary; English, Digital Technologies

In this lesson, students will learn about Chatting with a Champion by; Identifying why people chat and how this differs between friends and other people Discussing chatting with a visitor from another country Discussing topics of Discussingion for a

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MP Activity 14: Shapes at the Olympic Games


Middle Primary; Mathematics

In this lesson, students will learn about Shapes at the Olympic Games by; Finding 2D shapes in images from the Olympic Games Identifyinging key features of 2D and 3D shapes such as straight lines or curved lines, and counting the edges and corners Id

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MP Activity 13: Olympic Values


Middle Primary; Humanities and Social Sciences, Health and Physical Education

In this lesson, students will learn about Olympic Values by; Reviewing Activity 12 on values at school, our community and sport Investigating the International Olympic Values and how they apply to your school Investigating the Australian Olympic Team

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MP Activity 11: Sustainability


Middle Primary; Humanities and Social Sciences, Design and Technologies

In this lesson, students will learn about The Olympic Games by; Discussing the challenges of sustainability for the Olympic Games Discussing the impact lots of visitors to a city would have on its environment Identifying ways to reduce the impact of

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