2016 Summer Olympics Worksheets and Activities

These maths and reading worksheets are a fun and educational companion to the Summer Olympic Games. From reading comprehension worksheets about Olympic history to converting rowing times from decimals to fractions, we've got the Summer Games covered. The Olympics is always a fun theme for kids, and covers multiple subjects at once, including language arts, maths, social studies, and geography.

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Celebrate the Olympics

These Olympic-themed treats are so quick and easy that even little hands can be a big help!
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All About Brazil: Natural Resources Worksheet

This reading comprehension worksheet focuses on Brazil's incredible natural resources, targeting both Earth science and language arts.
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Make an Olympic Torch

The Olympic torch must burn brightly as a symbol of the enduring tradition of the Olympics. Here's how to make your own!
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All About Rio de Janeiro Worksheet

In this reading comprehension page, third graders learn all about the cultural history of this fascinating city.
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The History of Field Hockey for Kids

This reading comprehension worksheet about the history of field hockey is a great way to support language arts skills during the Summer Olympics.
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The History of Golf for Kids

This reading comprehension worksheet teaches kids all about golf's comeback to the Summer Olympics at the 2016 Rio Games.
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Olympic Games for Kids

Gather the neighbourhood children together and host an Olympic Games for Kids, right in your own backyard!
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Famous Olympic Moments Worksheet: Cassius Clay

This year six reading comprehension page is a great way to challenge your child's ability to summarize a text.
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History of Rugby for Kids

This informational text worksheet takes a peak at the history of rugby. For kids it's a chance to pick up vocabulary and learn about a new or favorite sport!
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Olympic Rings Picture

Prepare for the Olympics by creating a colorful print with your child inspired by the Games' iconic symbol, the Olympic rings.
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A Sporting Event Writing Worksheet

This worksheet asks kids to weigh the pros and cons of hosting a sporting event, and then write a 5-paragraph essay for or against hosting in their city.
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What is Trampolining?

What is trampolining? Find out a little more about it as kids get basic vocabulary practise at the same time.
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Make a Travel Brochure for Brazil

This is a fun writing worksheet to go along with watching the Summer Olympic Games in Brazil.
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Summer Olympics Crossword Puzzle

Use the descriptions of some awesome Summer Olympics sports to fill in this themed crossword puzzle and get the gold!
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Olympic Venues Word Search

Where are the 2016 Summer Olympics events going to be held? Find the venue names in this fun word search.
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1896 Summer Olympics

Did you know that Athens, Greece hosted the first Summer Olympics? Read more about the history of this famous event in this comprehension and writing worksheet.
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Sports Cause and Effect

Help your child use logic to answer these fun sports cause and effect questions!
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Dice Game: Bullseye

Help your 2nd grader practise comparing numbers with this dice roll addition game.
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Track and Field Division

Help your child figure out how far athletes are running per second with this track and field division worksheet.
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Ordering from Greatest to Least: Swim Times

Get ready for the 2016 Summer Olympics swimming events with this fun decimal ordering worksheet!
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Olympic Events Elapsed Time

Help your 2nd grader practise identifying elapsed time with this Summer Olympics-themed maths worksheet.
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Converting Decimals to Fractions: Rowing Times

Make converting decimals to fractions more exciting with this Summer Olympics-themed rowing worksheet.
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Summer Olympics Sport Angle Identification

Check out this super fun Summer Olympics worksheet and identify the angles of these athletes!
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Olympic Medal Tape Diagram Multiplication

How many Olympic gold medals did the United States win in the 2000 Summer Olympics? Have your 2nd grader use the tape diagram strategy to figure it out!
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Bicycle Multiplication Area Models

Give your child this multiplication area model worksheet to follow along the 2016 Summer Olympics cycling events.
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Area Models with Bicycles

Calculate how far cyclists travel with this fun multiplication worksheet. Use the area model strategy to get started!
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Weightlifting Addition Word Problems

Did you know weightlifting is an Olympic sport? Have your 2nd grader follow along the games with this weightlifting addition word problems worksheet.
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Weightlifting Multiplication and Division Word Problems

Find out how long specific events in tournaments last with this weightlifting-themed multiplication and division word problems worksheet.
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Summer Olympics Trip Planning

Put your child's maths skills to use with this fun Summer Olympics trip planning activity.
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Olympic Medals Line Graph

Develop graphing skills with this Summer Olympic medals graphing worksheet.
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Golf Repeated Addition

Celebrate golf at the 2016 Summer Olympics with this golf-themed repeated addition worksheet.
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Repeated Addition Golf

Gear up for golf at the 2016 Summer Olympics with our repeated addition golf worksheet.
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Basketball Multiplication Word Problems

Combine basketball during the 2016 Summer Olympics with maths with this multiplication strategies worksheet.
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Comparing Numbers: Triathlon

The Olympic games have arrived! Give your child this triathlon addition and comparison worksheet to complete alongside the games.
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Gymnastic Word Problems

Give your child these gymnastics multi-step addition and subtraction word problems to practise during the Summer Olympics.
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Olympic Medal Tally and Graph

Have your child keep track of countries' medals in the 2016 Summer Olympics with this printable table and graphing worksheet.
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Olympic Gold Medal Graphing

Help your child graph the number of medals countries have won with this Summer Olympics worksheet.
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United States Gold Medal Graphing

Give your 2nd grader some maths practise this summer with this United States Summer Olympics gold medal graphing exercise.
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Soccer Addition and Subtraction Word Problems

Give this football worksheet to your child to practise addition and subtraction word problems during the 2016 Summer Olympics.
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Summer Olympics Word Search

Go for the gold! Can your little athlete race to find the sports that are played during the Summer Olympics?
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Printable Olympic Medals

Go for the gold with this fun coloring project. Your little Olympian can decorate these medals and host his very own awards ceremony!
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Summer Olympics Activity Book

This fantastic book features activities and worksheets sure to get you into the Olympic spirit!
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