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Olympic Host City Inquiry Task – Worksheet

PDF | 3 pages|Grades: 4 - 6 | Starter Sheet

A 3 page inquiry research task in which students identify the advantages and disadvantages of having the Olympics in their own city.

Use this worksheet in the classroom when learning about the advantages and disadvantages of hosting the Olympics or Commonwealth Games.

For this inquiry research task, students are required to:

• research the history of the Olympic host cities and the selection process
• identify the advantages and disadvantages to having the Olympics in their city
• use their findings to write a speech
• present their  speech to their classmates.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  • VCELY308

    Plan, rehearse and deliver presentations incorporating learned content and taking into account the particular audiences and purposes such as informative, persuasive and imaginative, including multimodal elements

  • VCELY338

    Participate in informal debates and plan, rehearse and deliver presentations for defined audiences and purposes incorporating accurate and sequenced content and multimodal elements

  • VCELY367

    Participate in formal and informal debates and plan, rehearse and deliver presentations, selecting and sequencing appropriate content and multimodal elements for defined audiences and purposes, making appropriate choices for modality and emphasis

  Australian Curriculum alignment

  • ACELY1689

    Plan, rehearse and deliver presentations incorporating learned content and taking into account the particular purposes and audiencesElaborationsreporting on a topic in an organised manner, providing relevant facts and descriptive detail to enhance au...

  • ACELY1700

    Plan, rehearse and deliver presentations for defined audiences and purposes incorporating accurate and sequenced content and multimodal elementsElaborationsplanning a report on a topic, sequencing ideas logically and providing supporting detail, incl...

  • ACELY1710

    Plan, rehearse and deliver presentations, selecting and sequencing appropriate content and multimodal elements for defined audiences and purposes, making appropriate choices for modality and emphasisElaborationsusing technologies to collaboratively p...

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