Here is an article to follow the 2012 summer games!
The schedule (events and dates)
FACTS AND FIGURES:
- Michael Johnson carries London 2012 Olympic torch at Stonehenge.
- The Official London 2012 Olympics Film.’Sport At Heart’ “the award-winning film featuring David Beckham, Amir Khan, Dame Kelly Holmes and Sir Roger Moore…” (YouTube)
- You can also watch the Inuit Olympics, very impressive! (Ear Pull Contest: Le but du jeu étant de réussir à décrocher la ficelle fixée sur l’oreille de son adversaire. C’est celui qui tire le plus fort qui remporte cette épreuve ! )
- The closing ceremony (the Guardian):
Olympic History Interactive (usa today)
- Time for kids (Timeforkids.com)
- The Guardian: Pollution in London (smog: definition / translation)
- CNN: The weather and the games. (the W-Factor)
- The London Underground Map has been redesigned for the Olympics, with each of the 361 stations named after an Olympic hero! (Cassius Clay, Jeannie Longo, Michael Phelps…)
- Cartoon from the Independant on Sunday (some 3,500 British troops are being called in to help fill the gap in security )
Virtual Tour of the Olympic Park (the Guardian)
Wenlock and Mandeville, the mascots. (dailymail.co.uk)
PLAY with the mascots!
- Olympic verbs (word search puzzle) and other games (esolcourses.com)
- Omar’s games
- London Olympics quiz
- Who is the guy in the pool window????? (mettez vos réponses dans les commentaires et je vous dirai si vous avez gagné!)
50 olympic athletes to watch (olympics.time.com)
Splash! Poor Stephan Feck (German diver, Aug, 8th)…
Tags : london, olympic games, sport