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Unit 2 The Olympic Games First Period What does the Olympic flag mean? Background color: white Shapes: 5 rings joined together peace throughout the games.

.Do you Know the three words (motto) that show the spirit of the Olympic Games? 10.do you know What do the five rings of Olympic flag stand for? video Part One: The Ancient Olympic Games The Ancient Olympic Games Part Two: The Modern Olympic Games The Modern Olympic Games The History of the Olympic Games Part One: The Ancient Olympic Games The first games were held at a place called Olympia in/


Pyatigorsk School № 16 Form 8A Marina Chukanova Teacher: T.I. Nichik FROM THE HISTORY OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES.

Pyatigorsk School № 16 Form 8A Marina Chukanova Teacher: T.I. Nichik FROM THE HISTORY OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES The Ancient Olympic Games The original Olympic Games began in the year 776 BC in Olympia in Ancient Greece. They happened every four years. / 3 blue stars a) 4 interlaced squares c) 3 blue stars b) 5 interlaced rings b) 5 interlaced rings 9. The second-place winner in an Olympic event receives 9. The second-place winner in an Olympic event receives a) a silver medal c) a bronze medal a) a silver medal c/


 Baron Pierre de Coubertin, a Frenchman, was the founder of the modern Olympics. All the competitors were amateurs and there wasn’t any prize-money.

in the Modern History. Because Ancient Greece was the birthplace of the Olympic Games, Athens was perceived to be an appropriate choice to stage the inaugural Modern Games. It was unanimously chosen as the host city during a congress organized by Pierre de Coubertin The colours of the rings  The Olympic symbol, better known as the Olympic rings, consists of five intertwined rings and represents the unity of the five inhabited/


Olympics timeline Olympics History Olympia, Greece was home to the first recorded ancient Olympic Games in 776 B.C. The ancient Olympic Games were held.

, weightlifting and wrestling. A pentathlon is a competition of five sporting events: shooting, fencing, swimming, show jumping and running. A triathlon is a competition that includes a swimming, running and biking portion. Winter Olympics The winter games currently include seven sports -- skating, skiing, biathlon, bobsleigh, curling, ice hockey and luge. Of these, skating, skiing and ice hockey are among the most widely followed. Olympic rings


Tao Luna Unit Nine Lesson 34 GYMNASTICS Outline: Part 1 (Para.1) The_______ of gymnastics. Part 2 (Para.2) The role of_______in gymnastics training.

2.Why do girls win Olympic gymnastics earlier than boys? 3.When and where was the earliest modern gymnastics probably held? 4. What exercises do both men and women do ? 5. Why do dance play an important part in training? Part 1 History of gymnastics 1. According to the/ Horse Floor Horse High-and-low bars Beam Floor Horse Double bars High bar Horse with 2 handles Rings Which of the following is NOT true? A. Only men perform on the rings. B. Women don’t play on the double bars. C. Both men and women do floor /


THE OLYMPICS! Yay -_-. Why do we have the Olympics? The Olympics are help every 4 years to: A)To have a friendly competition B)To give athletes a chance.

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Google Logos for Olympics The Olympic Games, a history-making achievement for rising China, ended today i.e 24 August. Next Olympic games will be held.

Olympics The Olympic Games, a history-making achievement for rising China, ended today i.e 24 August. Next Olympic games will be held at London. This will be the third Olympics in London, the only city so honored. First in 1908, then in 1948 after World War II During these games, google made a series of/ is the list of Olympic related google custom logos :doodles 07 August - Opening 08 August - Cycling 09 August - Weight Lifting August 10 - Diving August 11 - Rhythm August 12 - Rings August 13 - Basketball/


According to legend, the ancient Olympic Games were founded by Heracles (the Roman Hercules), a son of Zeus. Yet the first Olympic Games for which we.

permanent action, carried out under the supreme authority of the IOC, of all individuals and entities who are inspired by the values of Olympism. It covers the five continents. It reaches its peak with the bringing together of the world’s athletes at the great sports festival, the Olympic Games. Its symbol is five interlaced rings. 4. The practice of sport is a human right. Every individual must/


The Olympics are now the biggest sporting event in the world. There are many more events and sports to participate in and there is even a separate Winter.

of Olympic Games is ‘Faster,higher,Stronger’ Olympic flag Baron Pierre de Coubertin founded the International Olympic Committee in 1896, and is considered the father of the modern Olympic Games. He designed the famous logo with five coloured rings. These represent the continents of the world joined in peace and harmony. Olympic Flag The five rings represent the five major places of/the history of the Olympic Games, but also on the excess over the original estimates (more than 4 times). Sochi city is one of the/


Look into Olympics in London: Uncovering News on Female Athletes Course Designer: Ms. Chen 私立及人中學 高中英文科 國際教育融入課程 主題: 2012 倫敦奧運.

London: Uncovering News on Female Athletes Course Designer: Ms. Chen 私立及人中學 高中英文科 國際教育融入課程 主題: 2012 倫敦奧運 The Symbol of Olympics Logo A. The logo of 2012 London Olympics was designed by Wolff Olins on 4th June, 2007. B. London Olympics 2012 logo meaning has the word “London” on it and the shape of “2012” with Olympics rings. C. In the history of Olympics, this Logo is the first time being used for both Paralympic Games as/


Looking into Olympics in London: Uncovering News on Female Athletes Course Lecturer: Ms. Wang Chi-Jen High School.

Female Athletes Course Lecturer: Ms. Wang Chi-Jen High School The Symbol of the Olympic Logo A. The logo of London 2012 Olympics was designed by Wolff Olins on 4th June, 2007. B. The logo of London 2012 Olympics has the word “London” on it and the shape of “2012” with Olympic rings. C. In the history of Olympics, this Logo is the first time being used for both Paralympic Games as/


Newell School Track By: Jakota M History of Track  The ancient Olympic Games began in the year 776 BC, when Koroibos, won the stadium race, a foot race.

School Track By: Jakota M History of Track  The ancient Olympic Games began in the year 776 BC, when Koroibos, won the stadium race, a foot race 600 feet long. This was the only athletic event of the games for the first 13 Olympic festivals.  Track and fields/ in 1948. Discuss Throwing  The athlete will complete one and a half rotations in the ring. The thrower actually moves forward in a straight line, from the back of the ring to the front.  You will need speed necessary for a strong throw.  You will/


Look into Olympics in London: Uncovering News on Female Athletes Course Designer: Ms. Chen.

London: Uncovering News on Female Athletes Course Designer: Ms. Chen The Symbol of Olympics Logo A. The logo of 2012 London Olympics was designed by Wolff Olins on 4th June, 2007. B. London Olympics 2012 logo meaning has the word “London” on it and the shape of “2012” with Olympics rings. C. In the history of Olympics, this Logo is the first time being used for both Paralympic Games as well/


The Olympic Games Warming Up. Competition time! How much do you know about the Olympics? Rules:  One group competes against the other  With one correct.

true  No repetition The Olympic Games medal event athlete motto flag host city mascot set of Games stadium Olympic Village slogan volunteer ceremony torch Five Rings Flag What does each ring stand for? Asia Europe Africa Oceania America Olympic Motto: medals gold medal silver/ 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. His ________ performance, which has changed the history of fencing in China, made all the people in his _________ feel proud of him. He said that it was his ____________ to defend the honor of his country./


The Olympic Games The history of the world’s most famous competition.

bronze. Are the gold medals real gold? No! They were solid gold until 1912, but are now silver covered with a thin layer of gold. Why do we have the Olympic rings as the emblem of the Olympic Games? The five interlocking rings (blue, yellow, black, green, and red respectively) of the emblem was originally designed in 1913 by Pierre de Coubertin, to symbolize the five continents/


Welcome to our class Europe AfricaAmerica AsiaOceania What do the five rings stand for?”

rings stand for?” 1.What is the themes ( 主题) of the Olympic Games? 2.Which team enters the main stadium first, and which team enters last? The themes of the Olympic Games is the international friendship and world peace. The Greek team enters first and the team of the/A Li Ning B Li Xiaoshuang C Kong Linhui A Li Ning 8.Who won the first gold medal for China in the Olympic history. Xu Haifeng in shooting the 23th, Los Anglese Listen and write down the numbers Paragraph 1: Paragraph 2: Paragraph 3: Paragraph/


Endless Contest : Theorizing the devolution of advanced sports media cultures.

6 months in prison for lying to federal prosecutors about her steroid use. She was also stripped of her Olympic medals And fined. The Cases Considered IV: Marion Jones In sentencing her to prison the judge/history to win all 6 official tournaments in a single year He has won 22 tournament championships to date The Cases Considered IX: Asashoryu Asashoryu is sumo’s “bad boy” because he constantly flaunts its traditions and thumbs hs nose at the strict codes of behavior which regulate activity outside the ring/


Executive MScom Alumni visit London Take a look behind the scenes of the 2012 Olympic Games Click rings to view info… Hackney.

Executive MScom Alumni visit London Take a look behind the scenes of the 2012 Olympic Games Click rings to view info… Hackney Gloucester Road Our ‘digs’ whilst in London MScom Alumni enjoyed the quaint Fifty Four Boutique Hotel located on Queen’s Gate across the street from the Natural History Museum and conveniently located near the Gloucester Road tube. For details visit: http://www.fiftyfourboutiquehotel/


Unit | Six Olympics and Sports. Unit | Six Unit Goals: What You Should Learn to Do 1. Understand a sports event poster 2. Invite someone to see a sports.

design integrating the Olympic rings with one or more distinctive elements. They are created and proposed by the Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games (OCOG) or the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of the host country. It is the responsibility of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to approve Olympic emblems for the Olympic Games. The Olympic emblems are used in promotional materials, by sponsors of the Olympics, on the uniforms of every Olympic competitor. All emblems/


Theme: «The Olympic Games is the symbol of peace and friendship» Цель урока: развивать навыки аудирования, чтения устной речи Прививать учащимся любовь.

your favourite sport? 6. Which sport is popular in your country? History of the Olympic Games The Olympic motto «Citius, altius, fortius” This Latin words mean: ”Faster, higher, stronger” The Olympic Flame The Olympic flame has been the traditional attribute of the Olympic Games since 1936. For each Olympics a new flame is lit in the ancient Olympic stadium by the sun’s rays and is taken to the country/


THE OLYMPIC GAMES 1.Do you like sports? How often do you play sport? What sports do you usually play? 2.What is your favorite sport? Can you figure out.

shooting wrestling sailing basketball skating badminton diving football hurdle What does the Olympic flag mean? Background color: white Shapes: 5 rings joined together Symbolic of PEACE throughout the games the FRIENDSHIP of the 5 continents Europe Asia Oceania America Africa ◆ motto 格言 “/speech about? 2.Where were the ancient Olympic Games held? 3.Who won the first gold medal for China in the history of Olympic Games? Fast Reading The history and significance of the Olympic Games. At Olympia in Greece. Xu /


The Purpose of the Olympic Games: To encourage the spirit of fair play, ethics and governance in sport. To educate youth though sport. To support the.

September (from Palestine) during the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich. 11 Israeli athletes and coaches and one West-German police officer were killed. For the first time in the history of the Modern Olympics, the competition was suspended. Munich Massacre (1972/-bbm- access-36463/attachment/london-riots-2011 http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/2419190/Olympics- 2008-Ring-of-steel-security-surrounds-Beijing.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C3%81ngel_Matos http://www.sportlive.it/altri-sport/


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Olympic Games will be held in __. a) Vancouver b) London c) Tokyo Crossword 1. The sport or activity of riding a bicycle 2. A game in which two or four players strike a ball with rackets over a net stretched across a court. 3. The sport or practice of fighting with the fists, especially with padded gloves in a roped square ring/learn about their history from experts. 2 James is travelling on his own this year and would like to meet other people. He quite enjoys sport and doesn’t have a lot of money. The /


The Only 39 Days left until the Olympic Games begin Monday June 18 th 2012.

the Olympic Games? 11. Which country will host the Next Olympic Games in 2016? 12. Which sport will take place here? 13. What do these rings represent?/Olympic Motto ‘Citius, Altius, Fortius’ mean? 24. Where is this photo taken? 25. What is this image of? Olympic Memories http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Zzz37Is RUU Sir Steve Redgrave An absolute Olympic Legend http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2KlbY8 k8CU Denise Lewis Another Olympic Heroine http://www.youtube.com/w atch?v=ccDFpoF5tZw History of the Olympics/


Sonic the Hedgehog History By: Edward Vidal. 1990’s Sonic Games 1990’s Sonic Games Sonic the Hedgehog: The first sonic game brought into the world by.

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Sociology of Sport Encyclopedia: Sarah Button SM 111 Sociology of Sport.

be a topic to consider in many sports realms in the future. Many think of Michael Jordan as the best player in the history of the National Basketball League (NBA). He also established himself as a pop culture icon/ring and continued his career until 1980. He was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease in 1984 and has since worked as a philanthropist. The Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center was created for research of the disease and Ali continues his work supporting the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Special Olympics/


The Olympiad is a symbol of peoples’ unification from ancient times to nowadays The presentation was made by: Evgeniya Sapozhnikova Karina Galimardanova.

. The motto was coined by Coubertins friend the Dominican priest Henri Didon OP, for a Paris youth gathering of 1891. Olympic flag and symbol The Olympic symbol, better known as the Olympic rings, consists of five intertwined rings and represents the unity of the five inhabited continents (Africa, America, Asia, Oceania, Europe). The colored version of the rings—blue, yellow, black, green, and red—over a white field forms the/


CHICAGO OLYMPIC SUMMER GAMES CAMPAIGN 2016 Jonathan Forsberg Jen Cadorette Jeff Farmer Brian Gogerty Dave DeStefano Tom Albano.

Release ▫Testimonials ▫Views and photos of city ▫History of Chicago (The Great Fire) ‏ ▫Site Seeing  Museums, Dining, Recreational ▫Olympic Village on water. VIDEO NEWS RELEASE Chicago Summer Olympics 2016 Video MEDIA Internet ▫Blogs / 4.3% ▫Hispanic/Latino and Asian all include different Hispanic/Latino or Asian countries. The large diversity connects to the Olympic Rings because the population of Chicago represents the 5 continents. Crime Rate Highest Crime Rates in Chicago – Theft – 19% – Battery – 16% /


The Olympic Games. The Olympic rings are lit up during the opening ceremony of the Athens Olympic Games August 13 th.

Olympic Games The Olympic rings are lit up during the opening ceremony of the Athens Olympic Games August 13 th. The performance in the opening ceremony. Du Li got the first gold medal in the Athens Olypic Games. Liu Chunhong lifted 275kg in total, 122.5 in snatch to claim the gold medal of/ 500m race in one minute 40.278 seconds on Saturday at Athens Olympic regatta, the first gold for Chinas canoeing sport in the Olympic history. [sina] Luo Wei celebrates after defeating Elisavet Mystakidou from Greece to/


SECTION V: A Social and Political History of the Modern Olympic Games Mechikoff, R.A., A History and Philosophy of Sport and Physical Education, Fifth.

1983: medals restored posthumously The 7th Olympiad: Antwerp, 1920 Games initiated tradition of Olympic oath and five-ring Olympic flag Paavo Nurmi, distance runner from Finland, made Olympic history One of greatest distance runners of all time Participation of Women Coubertin not in favor of women competing Mme. Millait established Federation Feminine Sportive Internationalle (FSFI) Organized First Womens Olympic Games 1922 1920 Olympiad - 27 women from 13 nations competed The 8th/


Unit 2 Sporting Events Reading. Sun Yang won the 400 m and 1500 m freestyle at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

do the five Olympic rings stand for? A. Five continents (大陆,洲). B. Five well-known athletes. C. Five important events. 4. How many gold medals did China win in the 2012 Olympic Games? A. 16 B. 38 C. 36 5. Who is the founder of the modern Olympic Games? A. / the 1984 and 1992 Olympics. Chinese athletes have also played an important (9) ____________in the Olympic Games. ConclusionThe Olympics will have a successful future to (10) _________his glorious past. significance History while Differences whatever same /


History of the Olympic Games. Read the words after me and then translate the words. 1.Olympia; 2. Olympiad; 3. the Olympics; 4. Greece; 5. Greek; 6. Zeus;

History of the ancient Olympic Games” Second group “History of the modern Olympic Games” Third group “Sports competitions in the ancient Olympic Games and in the modern Olympic Games” Now let’s read some interesting things about the Olympic Games: Women were not allowed to watch the competitions of the Olympic/ Olympic flag has 5 coloured rings. The colors are blue, yellow, black, green and red on white, because every country in the world has one of these colors on its flag. The beginning of the Olympic /


The Olympics! By Matilda Coakley. Olympic Facts They originated in Olympia, Greece. They began over 2,700 years ago The games were considered a religious.

Wenlock and Stoke Mandeville Hospital. Mandeville, left, id the paralympic mascot, and Wenlock, right is Olympic mascot. The First Mascot The history of the mascot seems to have gone on forever, however, the first Olympic mascot appeared in the 1968 Olympics in Grenoble, Schuss, a cartoon character on skis was the first ever Olympic mascot. The Olympics didn’t adopt an official mascot until the Munich (Germany/


Understanding Text Structures. What is a text structure? A “structure” is a building or framework “Text structure” refers to how a piece of text is built.

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Unit 1: Measurement and Data Collection. Mini Metric Olympics Olympic Symbol: five interlocking rings represent the five major continents of the world.

Collection Mini Metric Olympics Olympic Symbol: five interlocking rings represent the five major continents of the world. Their colors in order from left to right are blue, yellow, black, green, and red. These colors are special because at least one of them appears in the flag of every nation of the world. These colorful rings are joined together to remind us of the sporting friendship of all mankind. History: Ancient Games/


Understanding Text Structures. What is a text structure? A “structure” is a building or framework “Text structure” refers to how a piece of text is built.

and characteristics are. It emphasizes sizes, shapes, colors, and details. Descriptive The Olympic symbol consists of five interlocking rings. The rings represent the five continents-Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, and South America-from which athletes come / Penn. Later, Pennsylvania was the site of important Revolutionary War battles. After that, Pennsylvania was home to new factories during the Industrial Revolution. Today, Pennsylvania continues to make history. Which paragraph is in chronological order?/


Warming up and reading the Olympic flag the Olympic motto the history of the Olympics.

History of the Olympics 776 BC, Olympia in Greece 393A D 1896, Athens in Greece Ancient Olympics Modern Olympics Let’s see something about the Beijing Olympic Games Mascot prosperity happiness passion healthiness good luck Green Olympics Cultural Olympics Scientific & technical Olympics New Beijing, Great Olympics 1. When did the ancient Olympic/show the spirit of the Olympic Games? 7. What do the five rings on the Olympic flag stand for? 8. What are the official mascots for the Beijing Olympics? Work in /


TEXT I Who Killed Benny Paret?

1. Boxing Sport of fighting with fists, also called pugilism and prizefighting. 2. Early History Depicted on the walls of tombs at Beni Hasan in Egypt, dating from about 2000 to 1500 B.C., boxing is one of the oldest forms of competition. A part of the ancient Olympic games, the sport/for making things such as tents, sails, and bags. Here it is the canvas-covered mat, which forms the floor of the ring. 6.clean hit: an attack which is given fairly and according to the rules 7.count out: When a referee counts/


London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games What’s it all about?

Education A brief history of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Values and ethos; more than just a sports competition Making the spectacular; the influence art and design on the Games Some facts about the Olympic Games: Date of first Olympics (Ancient): 776 BC (almost 3000 years ago) Date of first Olympics (Modern): 1896 (115 years ago) First Modern Olympics held: Athens, Greece Olympic Motto: ‘Citius – Altius – Fortius’ Olympic Creed: ‘The most/


Olympics and International Events

Olympics and International Events History of the Olympic Games Political uses of the Olympics Political Nature of Olympic Bidding Commercialisation and the Olympics Women and the Olympics Deviance In Sport Paralympics History of the Olympic Games The Ancient Games The Stadium and the Games Involved Games Before the Modern Olympics The First Modern Olympic Games History of the Olympic Games The Ancient Games There were four major games:- The Olympia games, at Olympia in honour of the god Zeus The/


The History of the Olympic Games

swimming, ice hockey, referee, silver, flag. People Winter Olympics Summer Olympics Award & Equipment 1-st round Olympics Knowledge 1. The Olympic Games have a very long history 1.The Olympic Games have a very long history. They began in 777 ВС in Greece and took place / more sports? A: Summer Olympics B: Winter Olympics 12. Boxing is an Olympic sport 12.Boxing is an Olympic sport. What is the name of the enclosure where boxing takes place? A: ring B: field C: court D: none of the above 13.What equipment is/


1 Advanced English 高级综合英语课程 2011-08. 2 Course objectives  Training of integrated skills in English (listening, speaking, reading, writing, translation,

straightforward (discourse), prō-, forward.  Resemblance to daily speech.  Prose - prose poem – free verse – poetry.  The changing status of prose in history. 10 Literary genre/category  Prose genres vs. poetic genres.  Within prose genres, 3 analytical (sub-)genres: - Exposition: to expose /rings are colored black blue, green, red, and yellow. At least one of these colors is found in the flag of every country sending athletes to compete in the Olympic games. 44 Description 45 Passage 2  The Olympic/


Research and Activities of Olympic Study Centres: An Overview of the International Centre for Olympic Studies (ICOS) at The University of Western Ontario.

resource centre. Robert K. Barney Professor Emeritus Founding Director Major Publications. Robert Barney, Stephen Wenn & Scott Martyn, Selling the Five Rings: The International Olympic Committee and the Rise of Olympic Commercialism. Rev. ed. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2004. Upcoming release: Stephen Wenn, Robert Barney & Scott Martyn, Tarnished Rings. The International Olympic Committee and the Salt Lake City Bid Scandal. Robert Barney, ed., Rethinking the/


BASKETBALL. History The Brief History of Basketball Basketball is a team sport played by millions the world over, and its popularity seems to increase.

all levels and serve as the ultimate library of the sportss history. To date, it has honored 285 individuals. Spread of the Game The new game was a huge /of basketball coaching as a profession fostered the continued development of the game and improvements in the level of competition. An Olympic Sport Basketball was played for the first time as an Olympic/is centered on the backboard behind the ring (rim), with the top edge of its baseline level with the ring. Clothing Personal equipment such as basketball /


China’s location in the world~!! China’s Cities Tourist attractions: Great Wall of China, Yangtse river, Terracotta warriors, Silk Road, Li-River, Forbidden.

. Did you know Chi Le Mei (Have You Eaten) Is the most traditional Chinese greeting. The recorded history of China began in the 15th century BC when the Shang Dynasty started to use markings that evolved into the present Chinese characters./ to use weather modification technology to prevent rainfall. The final ascent to the torch featured Olympic gymnast Li Ning, who appeared to run through air around the top ring of the stadium. Featuring more than 15,000 performers, the ceremony lasted over four hours and/


Chapter 4 Geography Textbook. Lesson 1 Global Cultures ESSENTIAL QUESTION How do the characteristics and distribution of human populations affect human.

Nationalism and patriotism can also result in cooperation. The Olympic Games bring together hundreds of countries and allow participants and spectators alike to show / for family needs. Some countries’ involvement in light industry grows out of a history of cottage industries, businesses that employ workers in their homes. As a /of rings. A second theory of urban structure was proposed in 1939 by economist Homer Hoyt. The sector model proposed that a city develops in sectors instead of rings. Certain areas of/


Ancient Greece. The Greek World Creative people Time thinking about purpose of life Organizing and doing Democracy History, philosophy, drama and theater.

Ancient Greece The Greek World Creative people Time thinking about purpose of life Organizing and doing Democracy History, philosophy, drama and theater ideas born. First olympics. Map of Ancient Greece Greek Timeline B.C. and A.D. –/thing is not to have conquered, but to have fought well. First Olympics Olympic Rings Symbol Five rings symbolize the five continents represented in the games (Europe, Asia, Oceania and the Americas) Colors of the rings: Blue, Yellow, Black, Green and Red (every country’s flag/


 Important rituals in OlympicOlympic Games Classification  Host cities of Olympic Games  History of the Olympic Games  Sports in Olympic.

cities of Olympic Games  History of the Olympic Games  Sports in Olympic The first olympic was held in 776 BCE It was abolished in 390 CE Pierre de Coubertin proposed new Olympic Games in 1896 First edition of modern Olympic Games Pierre de Coubertin The Games were staged every four year Winter OlympicSummer Olympic The two-year period between Games Important rituals in Olympic Olympic torch relay Olympic oath Medal ceremony Five interlocking rings, on/


the Olympic Games 1.When and where did the ancient Olympic Games start? A. 776AD; in Greece B. 776BC; in Greece 2.What events were there in the ancient.

( 吉祥物) ? the Five-ring Flag Friendship Asia America Africa Europe Oceania Swifter, higher, stronger Run faster Jump higher Throw further Green Olympics People’s Olympics Hi-tech Olympics Task1: How many Olympic Games are talked about in this text the Olympic Games *the ancient Olympic Games *the first Olympic Games in modern times *the 1984 Olympic Games *the 2000 Olympic Games *the 2008 Olympic Games the history and development of the Olympic Games Main idea/


A Short history of Archery Samantha Byers. The very beginning  Archery is the oldest sport that is still currently practiced  Civilization  1200 BC.

A Short history of Archery Samantha Byers The very beginning  Archery is the oldest sport that is still currently practiced  Civilization  1200 BC  Hittites and Assyrians  Bows were made of tendon, horn, and re-curved wood When it all started!  1567 - 1320 BC Egyptian pharaohs favored archery  1027 - 256 BC in China - Zhou (chou) dynasty  Who attended?  English longbow  Why? The Olympics  Archery 1 st/


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