Summer Olympics 2020: Tokyo, Japan Digital Research Unit for Google Classroom!


Get ready for the 2020 (2021) Summer Olympics! Teach your 1st-3rd grade students all about the host city of Tokyo, Japan, including the history, information about the different Olympic events, and other interesting facts. Utilize Google Classroom and open the entire resource in Google Slides to present information about Tokyo in an interactive, digital format that can be easily differentiated for all learners!

Vocabulary covered will include: Tokyo, Japan, earthquake, COVID-19 pandemic, earthquakes, Sensoji Temple, Imperial Palace, Tokyo National Stadium, Miraitowa, and Olympic medals.

Included with your purchase:

  • Presentation Slides for topic overview (13 slides)
  • 5 interactive workbook pages with a variety of options for student responses
  • Interactive vocabulary cards
  • “Get the Gist” graphic organizers
  • 2 graphic organizers for writing paragraphs
  • Writing paper for student informative paragraphs
  • ABC order
  • Word search
  • Crossword puzzle
  • Acrostic poem
  • Vocabulary word puzzle pieces
  • Newspaper article based on independent research

*Please Note: Other companion activities are also available as an add-on to this unit!


$$ Money Saving Olympic Bundles $$:

  1. PRINTABLE SUMMER OLYMPICS Pocketbook Bundle (All 6 Printable Units 20% off)
  2. DIGITAL SUMMER OLYMPICS Bundle (All 6 Digital Units 20% off)
  3. Summer Olympic BOOM CARDS™ Bundle (6 decks total)

Individual Printable and Digital Olympic Units:

  1. Printable Modern Olympics Unit or Digital Modern Olympics Unit for Google
  2. Printable Ancient Olympics Unit or Digital Ancient Olympics Unit for Google
  3. Printable Gymnastics Unit or Digital Gymnastics Unit for Google
  4. Printable Swimming Unit or Digital Swimming Unit for Google
  5. Printable Basketball Unit or Digital Basketball Unit for Google
  6. Printable Track and Field Unit or Digital Track and Field Unit for Google

Olympic Boom Cards (Digital Task Cards):

  1. Summer Olympics 2020 in Tokyo Boom Cards™
  2. Modern Olympic Boom Cards™
  3. Ancient Olympic Boom Cards™
  4. Gymnastics Boom Cards™
  5. Swimming Boom Cards™
  6. Basketball Boom Cards™
  7. Track and Field Boom Cards™


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