Olympic Education
John Morris throwing a stone from the hack

John Morris

Lesson description

No matter what you do, healthy active living is an integral part of every person’s life. John Morris, the Canadian Olympic curler, learned the importance of living healthy and active when he changed his unhealthy habits midway through his career, helping to propel him to the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games.

Lesson instructions

Download the resource suitable to participants’ reading levels.

Special features

Each resource includes a printable story and comprehension and reflection activities written at three reading levels, enabling teachers to easily adapt the lesson to students of multiple reading and achievement levels.

Learning outcomes

At the end of this lesson, students will be able to: 

  1. Identify what helps them be healthy;
  2. Participate in daily physical activity;
  3. Recognize foods that support a healthy lifestyle.


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