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Summer Olympics Day 4: Team USA

Summer Olympics Day 4: Team USA

Team USA Today we learned about this year’s U.S. team.  Read:   page 42-45 in Olympics by Dennis B. Fradin and explore the Team USA Home. Discuss: Team USA Facts 530 athletes Youngest: Katie Ledecky, 15, swimming Oldest: Karen O’Connor, 54, equestrian Females: 269 Males: 261 Mothers: 13 Fathers: 54 Five-time Olympians: 7 Four-time Olympians: 21 Comprehension Questions: What does USA stand for? United States...

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Summer Fun Day 9: Swimming

Summer Fun Day 9: Swimming

Swimming My boys love swimming so today so too fun for them.  We spent most everyday of the summer swimming since it is so hot around here with record highs most days. Read: Swimming by Tracy Nelson Maurer Discuss: Let’s talk about water safety… Never get in a pool without an adult to watch you. Review CPR. Don’t go into deep water if you are not a good swimmer. Never push or dunk other children under the water. Always stay...

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