Starting Blocks

Starting Blocks
These resources cover every Commonwealth Nation, the sports in the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games, including Elite Athletes with a Disability and over 180 teaching and learning activities.

This resource is suitable for teachers and their students at all year levels and includes over 180 teaching and learning activities inspired by the Games.

Starting Blocks provides an introduction to the Commonwealth Games, including a brief history of the Games, an overview of the countries of the Commonwealth as well as information about each of the 16 Commonwealth Games sports, including those for Elite Athletes with a Disability (EAD).

Note: Victorian schools have received hard copies of the Staring Blocks CD-ROM. Schools in other Australian states and territories or other countries can download the resource by following the link above.