The Dove, the first of nine British Airways aircraft transformed for the London 2012 Games by the artistic vision of the designer Pascal Anson, took flight over the skies of London on Tuesday. 'It looks sweet.' Tracey Emin
2012 London Olympics and History of the Olympics Lesson Plans and activities. The games are just around the corner. This would tie in nicely with field day (you could use the ancient Olympic posters on your field day bulletin boards.)
The United States sent 227 athletes to London, competing across 19 sports. These athletes managed to come home with 98 medals altogether. Unfortunately, very few people in their home country saw their successes. The London 2012 Games was the largest success to date for Paralympic athletes. Their goal to "inspire a generation" was realized all over the world. In the US, however, disabled athletes did not come home to the same newfound adoration that others did.
Happy birthday, Kate! As the Duchess of Cambridge turns 31 today, FEMAIL bring back 31 looks with which our future queen dazzled the world