Winter Olympics

Let the Games Begin! Celebrate the Sochi Winter Olympics with your students. In this theme unit, you will find printable certificates of achievement, tally charts to track medal winners and hands-on activities that get your students involved throughout the winter games.

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  • This winter Olympic word search is designed for primary students. It will reinforce vocabulary students will become familiar with during the winter Olympic games.
  • This Winter Olympic themed document features a crossword puzzle and two word searches designed for upper elementary and middle school students. These will provide an interesting way for the students to familiarize themselves with vocabulary related to the winter Olympics.

  • Factual reading comprehension about Kelly Clark's gold medal win in snowboarding. Learn about Kelly's run for the gold in the 2002 Winter Olympics. Questions included to test the knowledge gained from the passage.
  • Reading comprehension that deals with the timeless issue of Olympic judging and figure skating in the winter Olympics. This passage examines the pair figure skating performance of Pelletier and Sale in the 2002 Winter Olympic games and the problems encountered following the judges scores. Questions follow the passage.

  • Bobsled coloring page in black and white. Trace and cut out the bobsled pattern to make a great shape book.

  • Pair figure skating coloring page in black and white. Students can color the picture and write a story about what they think will happen with the skaters.
  • Snowboarding coloring page in black and white. Have your students color the page and write a passage about what they think it would feel like to fly high on a snowboard.
  • Downhill skiing coloring page in black and white. Students can color the page then use the image to start a story they can write about. Maybe it is about what it feels like to race down the mountain trying to win an Olympic medal or what it feels like when they themselves ski.
  • Unscramble the winter Olympic related words from "sports" to "gold". Solving the puzzle will reinforce vocabulary students will hear during the winter Olympics.
  • Answer the targeted questions about the Olympic rings and color the drawing correctly.
  • Handwriting practice using the DN-style font. Practice manuscript handwriting, using the D'nealian style font. Winter Olympic terms biathlon, bobsled, curling...will be illustrated. Students will first trace the words then write them onto the lines provided.

  • This short reading comprehension focuses on the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy. Learn about the the games that year and answer some questions about the passage.

  • This very short reading comprehension piece about bobsledding is a perfect introduction to the sport for beginning readers. Students will find the Winter Olympic event of bobsledding more interesting having read this passage.
  • Four very simple word problems with a winter Olympics theme.
  • Unscramble the words that relate to winter Olympic events. Students will enjoy the puzzle and become familiar with sports that will be competed in during the Winter Olympics.

  • Two pages of word problems based on facts from the 2006 winter Olympics in Turin. Students will do problem solving that include questions like this. 84 medals will be given over a period of 17 days. What is the average number of medals given out each day?
  • Biathlon coloring page in black and white. Students can color the page then use with the other Winter Olympic coloring pages to make a book of the events.
  • Bobsleigh coloring page in black and white. Color and make this part of a Winter Olympic sports book.
  • Curling coloring page in black and white. Students can color and add to a Winter Olympic Events book they can create using our other coloring pages.
  • Ice hockey coloring page in black and white that can be used with our other Winter Olympic event coloring pages to create a book.
  • Luge coloring page in black and white. Students can color the page, write something about the event, and use with our other Winter Olympic coloring pages to create a book.
  • Alpine skiing coloring page in black and white. Color the page, write about the event, and add it to a book you can create using our other Winter Olympic coloring pages.
  • Winter Olympic medal coloring page for the 20th Olympiad, which was held in Turin, Italy.

  • Fill in the chart of Winter Olympic medal winners, by country, as you watch the games. After the games compile the data and analyze the results.  Questions included.

  • Speed skating coloring page in black and white. Combine with other winter Olympic event pages to create a book about the games.
  • Cartoon penguin bobsledding coloring page in black and white.  One in a series of cartoon animals demonstrating winter Olympic events. Combine illustrations for a fun book for kids to color.

  • Cartoon penguin bobsled team coloring page in black and white.  Students can color the page and combine it with the other cartoon Winter Olympic events pages to make a book.

  • This coloring page of a cartoon polar bear participating in biathlon, a winter Olympic sport, is great to color and combine with other winter Olympic events coloring pages into a book.

  • Cartoon polar bear playing ice hockey coloring page in black and white. Combine this winter Olympic illustration with the other cartoon images of animas participating in Olympic events to make a book.

  • Cartoon bear speed skating coloring page in black and white. Kids will enjoy combining this page with other cartoon winter Olympic illustrations to form a book.
  • Cartoon snowman alpine skiing coloring page. Color the page and combine with others of winter olympic events to form a book.

  • Cartoon snowman curling coloring page in black and white.  Color and combine this with the other kid fun winter Olympic pages to form a book of events.

  • Winter Olympic coloring page featuring the Olympic rings for the XX Games, a past Olympic game held in Turin, Italy.

  • Olympic medals coloring page in black and white.  Students can color the medals gold, silver, and bronze like those given out at the winter and summer Olympic games.

  • Cross country skier coloring page in black and white.  Students can color the skier participating in one of the events in the Winter Olympics, cross country skiing.

  • Coloring page of a freestyle skiier with an Olympic emblem.  Combine this coloring page with others of winter Olympic events to make a book.

  • Nordic combined skiing coloring page. Color and combine this with the other winter olympic event pages to complete a book.

  • Short track speed skating coloring page in black and white. One in a series of winter Olympic event illustrations.
  • Coloring page of a skelton racer. A winter Olympic event scene that can be colorded and combined with others to make a book of the Olympic events.

  • A cartoon snowman and a penguin combined nordic skiing coloring page. Color and combine with other pages demonstrating winter Olympic events to make a book.