Clara Hughes wasn’t always on the path to becoming one of Canada’s most decorated and celebrated Olympians. As a teenager, Clara made some poor life decisions and found herself in an unhealthy physical and mental state. She began skating and cycling, and turned her life around. Clara’s story shares her journey to the Olympic Games and the Olympic Winter Games.
Students think critically about how to make positive, healthy decisions and the outcomes these can achieve. Hands-on activities allow students to witness these outcomes firsthand.
Each story is written at 3 reading levels, enabling teachers to easily adapt the activities to students of multiple reading and achievement levels.