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Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Sydney 2000

Bob Digby's article 'Teaching about the Olympics' was published in Teaching Geography Summer 2007 and focuses on the Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games. It suggests how teachers might use the Olympics in their teaching about sustainability, the geographies of change, urban environments and globalisation. GA members who subscribe to Teaching Geography can download the article free from the Journals area, while non-members can purchase a PDF copy for £13.00 (inc. VAT).

Four resources accompanying the article are available to download free below:

The Olympics and Sustainable Urban Regeneration (1.7M)

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Homebush Bay: its industrial history (200k)

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Some data about the London Olympics (28k)

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Criteria for Sustainable Development (26k)

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16:59 - 19/06/11

The powerpoint is very useful and it informed me on the olympics 2000

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