Slide1: The Olympic Games 省扬中高级中学王琴 Lesson38 Slide2: a great diver
of China Slide4: 1984---
2004--- Los Angeles Seoul Barcelona Atlanta Sydney Athens DO YOU KNOW? Slide5: Where was Olympic Games born? Greece How often are the Olympic Games held? Every four years Slide6: Read the passage quickly and find the
answers to the questions: 1.When and where were the first Olympic
Games in modern times? 2. What is the Olympic motto?
What does it mean? The first Olympic Games in modern times
happened in 1896 in Greece. Swifter, Higher, Stronger. It means that
every athlete should try to run faster,
jump higher, and throw further. Slide7: True or False ( )1. Both the Summer and Winter
Olympic are held every four years.
( )2. The old Olympic Games began
around the year 779 BC.
( )3. In the old times both men and
women were allowed to take part in
the Olympic Games.
( )4. The first modern Olympic Games
happened in the year 400 AD
( )5. The Olympic Games were born in
Greece. T F F F T Slide8: ( )6. The 24th Summer Olympics were
held in Barcelona in Spain.
( )7. In Barcelona the Chinese won 16
( )8. Horse-riding is one of the unusual
sports in the Olympic Games.
( )9. The great competition between
countries is to hold the Olympics.
Because it is a rich prize for a country
( )10. In Barcelona the Chinese team got
16 gold medals, of which12 were won by
men. F F T T F Slide9: Say something about the numbers appearing
in the passage: The old Olympic Games began The Olympic Games stopped The first Olympic Games in modern
times happened Carl Lewis won four gold medals The 25th Summer Olympics took place
in Barcelona. 311 competitors from 13 countries went
to the 1896 games. Slide10: 根据提示，简述课文： 世界各地的运动员每四年参加一次奥运会。
承办奥运会就是一份丰厚的奖品。 Slide11: 2008---Beijing,China *Congratulate China on winning the vote to host the 2008 Olympics.
*What needs to be done to host the 2008 Olympics? DISCUSSION: Slide12: SOME KEY WORDS.
restaurants,shops,and so on
*to improve the citizen’s qualities
*to be more polite
*to learn English well