All About the Olympic Games is a great new book to get kids excited about the Olympic Games while learning about the customs and traditions of the Games!Learn about the history of the Olympic Games in this full-color book bursting with information to get kids ready to enjoy the Games.Historic photos and illustrations accompany brief, easy-to-read, engaging text. Perfect for kids!
All About the Olympic Games includes information about:
- The First Olympic Games in Greece
- The start of the International Olympic Committee and the Modern Olympic Games
- Opening and Closing Ceremony traditions
- Olympic Flame and the torchbearer relay
- The true meaning of the Olympic Flag
- The Olympic Creed
- Lists of all Summer and Winter Games sports
Bring the excitement of the Olympics home with the BONUS PAGES At Home Olympic Games. Kids can participate in a series of events at home while reinforcing their math skills. Kids get 6 event cards using simple household items to try events like Long Jump, Javelin Throw, and Shotput. Easy fun at home while practicing estimation and measurement. Includes medal coloring pages so kids can award medals after competing in the at-home the events!