May / June 2020

The Girl With Olympic Dreams

Explore This Issue

Listen and Read

Extend the Lesson


Videos (2)

Videos (2)

Games (1)

Skill-Building Sheets

Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will examine and evaluate what it takes to get to the Olympics by reading about a goal-oriented child athlete.


Social Studies Focus:

the Olympic Games, character traits


ELA Skills:

key details, vocabulary, writing


Page 4 Skill:

text features



Olympics, medals, motivated, inspire



RI.2.1, RI.2.4, RI.2.10, SL.2.3, SL.2.6