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Olympics History

Elisabeth Grant | Aug 11, 2008

Olympic games lesson plans from EDSITEmentMedia coverage of the 2008 Olympics started months ago, but the actual games began last Friday, August 8th and will continue through the 24th. But despite whether or not you’re into this year’s events, you may be interested in a few informative, or just plain fun, resources online about the rich history of the Olympics, including:

Olympic torch designs since 1936 from the New York Times

ESPN Olympic winners from 1896 to 2004

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