Challenge: Tokyo Olympics 2021 Challenge

The 2021 Summer Olympics are being held in Tokyo this year! Learn about different sports, the athletes and the host country by completing 2 tasks for points and a badge!

When you complete 2 tasks, you will earn 20 points and a badge.

Gymnast, relay race runner and pole vaulter surround Olympic rings in a white square.
Task

Read a book about or featuring gymnastics or a gymnast

Read a book about or featuring track and field sports, or a track and field athlete

Read a book about or featuring a basketball player

Read a book about or featuring cycling or a cyclist

Read a book that takes place in Japan or is about the country

Read a book about or featuring water sports like swimming, diving or water polo.

Learn about the history of the Olympics using one of Maricopa County's eResources. Go to mcldaz.org->Research->A-Z list. We recommend you try World History in Context, Gale Elementary, or Britannica Library Encyclopedia.

With a parent or caregiver watch part of the Olympic torch's journey on the Olympics' Website