The Olympic Symbol- Inukshuk February 5th 2010 In my almost endless research I’m doing lately, to help me gaurantee the most of my time at the Olympics, I kept seeing this weird stone man popping up in pictures. In fact, a cartoon version of this symbol was released in 2005 as the official symbol of the Vancouver games. With this kind of respect directed to this “thing,” I grew curious about it, and decided to look into it’s story.
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North America » United States » Montana » Butte Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
My name is Jon Wick and I am setting up this blog as part of an educational project during my time at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games. I am a certified teacher and have taught over five years in western Montana and overseas. This website will be the vehicle that I share my experiences, and interact with school children and staff all over the United States while at the games. I am very excited about this opportunity not only to attend this amazing event, but give quality, first hand accounts and information while I'm there. I hope this will be benefitial to everyone.
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