Olympic values and symbols kit – Get inspired

Respect for your opponent, friendship between peoples and fair play are the human values intrinsically linked to Olympism. They are just as important in life and at school as they are in competition.

Hear about athletes’ stories and examples of fair play and self-betterment. Learn about how the athletes of the world come together to celebrate the Olympic Games. Find out more about the topic with print-out activities, videos and links.

Here are the resources we’ve put together for you:

Educational documents

FINDING OUT ABOUT OLYMPISM: THE OLYMPIC VALUES AND FAIR PLAY

An information kit and activity suggestions on the topic of fair play.

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OLYMPISM AND THE OLYMPIC MOVEMENT

A document that presents the Olympic Movement, the work it does away from the Games and some key historical milestones.

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Selected videos

ALL DIFFERENT, ALL WINNERS – A DAY AT THE MUSEUM (web series)

This video explores the universality of the Games through Olympic artefacts and athlete stories. (Duration 9 mins)




 

GAMES FOR ALL – A DAY AT THE MUSEUM (web series)

This video shines a spotlight on some of the great sportswomen who have fought to overcome obstacles. (Duration 9 mins)






THE INCREDIBLE HISTORY OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES

A video that provides an introduction to the Olympic Games, with a timeline of the key firsts and major developments. (Duration 11 mins)





INSIDE – THE TORCH RELAY

Learn more about the symbolic aspects of the Olympic torch relay with an Olympic Museum activity leader. (Duration 8 mins)






Interactive resources

CHANGE-MAKERS – Towards greater equality and respect

An interactive web page where you can learn about how participating at the Games may not change the world, but it can certainly make a difference.

GAMES POWER

This interactive web page delves into the Olympic values that are on display at the Games ceremonies: universality, peace, respect, fraternity and diversity. These values are what help make the Olympic Games unique and set them apart from other sports events.



Find out more

SPORT VALUES IN EVERY CLASSROOM KIT

A toolkit to teach pupils around the world about respect, equality and inclusion. It was developed by the Olympic Foundation for Culture and Heritage in cooperation with five international partners, including UNESCO and the World Anti-Doping Agency.

OLYMPIC VALUES EDUCATION PROGRAMME KIT

Un ensemble de ressources gratuites conçues par le Mouvement olympique pour enrichir tout curriculum éducatif avec des activités liées à l'Olympisme

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