Winter Olympics Quiz
Winter Olympics Quiz. The Winter Olympics are back! Updated to 2022 are the following school resources: Winter Olympic Quiz – over 100 questions and answers! Winter Olympic Ode or Performance Poem, Winter Olympic Class Play or Assembly on its history; and Winter Olympic Guided Readers (7 plays tracing its history from beginning to 2022). Lots of fun, factual content and amazing stories! Enjoy!
This quiz was originally written for the period 1924 – 2014. Updates have been for successive Winter Olympics, bringing us up to 2022.
Lead up to Winter Olympics Beijing, China 2022
Updates: Winter Olympics, South Korea 2018
Updates: Winter Olympics Russia 2014
A History of the Winter Olympics 1924 – 2014
Memorable Moments from Past Olympics
Winners and Record Breakers
- Lead up to Winter Olympics Beijing, China 2022
- How many medal events will there be?
- How many new events will there be?
- Name three of them.
- Beijing will be the first city to .. what?
II Updates: Winter Olympics, South Korea 2018
- What animal was the 2018 mascot, Soohorang, based on?
- What was the connection between the length of the torch and PyeongChang?
- How many events were there?
- How many sports?
III Updates: Winter Olympics Russia 2014
- Around how many countries are taking part?
- How many sports/disciplines are being played?
- How many events are there?
- How many more is this than for the last, 2010, Olympics?
- What are the three animal mascots for 2014?
IV A History of the Winter Olympics 1924 – 2010
- How often are the Winter Olympics held?
- When was the first one held?
- What Games took place before the Winter Olympics?
- Where were they first held and when?
- In what country were the first Winter Olympics held?
V Memorable Moments from Past Olympics
- What is the Olympic motto?
- Who won six perfect sixes in 1984?
- What music accompanied them?
- Who came last in both his ski jumping events in 1988 but still managed to steal the hearts of the British public?
- Who held up the awards ceremony in 1998 for the 10km Cross Country?
VI Winners and Record Breakers
- Which country won the most medals at the first Winter Olympics?
- Which country is the top medal scorer to date?
- How many have they won?
- Which country is the next highest medal winner to date?
- How many medals have they won?
Winter Olympics Class Play or Assembly – A History 1924 – 2022
Winter Olympics Guided Reading Scripts 1924 – 2022:
- South Korea 2018 and
- China 2022 Winter Olympics
- Russia Winter Olympics 2014
- Canada Winter Olympics, 2010
- A History of the Winter Olympics 1924 – 2010
- Memorable Moments from Past Olympics
- Winners and Record Breakers
- What it takes to be a winner
The original set of scripts were written on the Winter Olympics up to 2010. The updates are thus 2010 Canada, 2014 Russia, 2018 South Korea and 2022 Beijing, China.
Written by me, Sue Russell, teacher and writer, these are a supplementary resource to the Winter Olympics Assembly/Class Play – Tracing the Games’ History from 1924 to the Present Day; Guided Reading Scripts (again, 1924 – 2022) and Winter Olympic Ode/Performance Poem.
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