Cool Runnings: Film Guide

A film guide that looks at Cool Runnings (1993), exploring topics such as t
A film guide that looks at Cool Runnings (1993), exploring topics such as t

Ages

11–14

Duration

Short (1-4 activities)

A film guide that looks at Cool Runnings (1993), a sweet and funny film detailing the story behind the Jamaica bobsled team who surprised and inspired millions watching the 1988 Winter Olympics.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including PSHE Education and Physical Education, in addition to highlighting themes such as teamwork, friendship and determination.

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This Resource Supports

  • Physical Education
  • PSHE Education

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