The winter Olympics are coming to Vancouver in just over a year. Every Olympic games is symbolized by the Olympic Flame. The flame is lite in Greece and travels around the world finishing it journey at the site of the Olympic games.
With the games being held in Vancouver, the Olympic torch will cross Canada. It will be in Regina and it will pass through North Battleford. Every citizen of the country can apply to carry the flame.
Your Friday writing assignment is to pen a letter to the torch committee asking for the opportunity to carry the OLYMPIC TORCH through your city.
Remember to indicate why you would like the opportunity. Tell them how you feel about the Olympic spirit. What would this honor mean to you?
Have a great weekend!!