Simon Whitfield

Few athletes can inspire young people to live healthy active lives like Simon Whitfield.  Students learn about Simon’s comeback at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, and how a return to having fun helped him earn a silver medal.

Student Outcomes

Students learn about healthy active living through journal keeping, visual projects and idea sharing with partners.

Special Features

Each story is written at 3 reading levels, enabling teachers to easily adapt the activities to students of multiple reading and achievement levels.