Download a larger image of this statue in Barcelona’s Olympic Village. Share the photo with your class, then try these discussion questions and activities:

  • This statue is part of the Olympic Village in Barcelona, Spain. Visit the Olympic website to investigate. Make a map showing other locations where the Olympics have been held. Other topics to consider:
          • What sports have been added to the Olympics?
          • Who has won the most medals – which athlete? Which country?
          • Which sport do you consider the hardest? Research it and present an argument to prove your point of view.
  • You are tasked with designing a statue garden for statues of yourself and two other people…
          • Of whom will you make statues?
          • What poses will you choose?
          • Will there be color?
          • Draw your design. Give a title to each statue and write a description of each.