Weird Olympic Sports

Hope you’re enjoying the 2018 Olympics as much as I am! Drop in every morning to watch before school! Between events, why not take a look at some of the weird sports that have been at the Olympics in the past!

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Skijoring, where a skier is pulled by a dog or a horse, appeared only once at the Olympics in 1928.

Image result for speed skiingSpeed skiing didn’t make it past being a demonstration sport at the 1992 Olympics.

Read more at National Geographic!


Build a Hex Bug Maze!

Hex bugs are a lot of fun to play with, and building your own mazes for the bugs to travel through can also be tons of fun! This weekend, why not take a look through your recycling bin, salvage a few materials, and get building! If you are a Lego fan, you could use that too! Watch the video below to see the maze above in action and then head over to Frugal Fun for more building info!

Calling All Cat Lovers

(Yes, Ms. D, this one is for you and all your fellow Cat Lovers!)

Watch more videos from Jun Yoshizuki and his cats, Haku, Poki, and Nagi, on his YouTube Channel JansKitchen!

Build A Lego Drawing Machine

Lego + some coloured pens + a motor  = Spirograph, 2017 style!

Head over to Frugal Fun for Boys and Girls to see how it’s done. And, while you’re there, check out other cool things to do!