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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

The Olympic Games

The olympic games are among the most popular sports competitions that attract worldwide atention the games started in Greece 776 BC. They are held every four four years in a different country. In 2008 the Olympic Games were held in Kenya. Many people came to see how their players were going to participate in the athletes. There were special traffic and parking arrangements for the games. Spectetors , athletes and officials made their way to venues. The games were full of surprises. Other Olympic and world records were set in different events. In steeplechase, Kenyan athletes dominated in their spectacular manner winning the first three position

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to fun
  • This story relates to fun
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Embakasi, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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