Go for the Gold! The AIMS Education Foundation's "Mini Metric Olympics" site provides activities for estimating and measuring in metric units. The site provides activities for estimating and measuring in metric units. The Mini-Metric Olympics activities include score sheets, badges, and directions for the Paper Plate Discus, Paper Straw Javelin, Cotton Ball Shot Put, Right Handed Marble Grab, Left-handed Sponge Squeeze, and the all time favorite, Big Foot Contest. The site also includes a brief background on the Olympic Symbol, History of Ancient Games, Olympic Motto, Olympic Flame, and Modern Olympic Games.