Teaching Science Using the Olympics
Teaching Science Using the Olympics
PUBLISHED: Monday, February 17, 2014 by Lacy Compton

OK, let's admit it: Who hasn't watched world-class figure skaters or death-defying ski jumpers and wondered, "how on Earth do they do that?" Well, it's science, of course! 

The Olympics are great fodder for creating exciting classroom lessons, and the resources below are no different. This time, however, engage your students to think more deeply about the science behind their favorite gold-medal moments!

Some Olympics/science related resources to consider include: