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Exploring European Countries
Your class members will each explore a European country of their choice and report back to the class using a creative PowerPoint or Prezi. They will not only include a basic introduction to the country, but also what they discovered about the country's culture, customs, people, and major landmarks.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 8 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Arthur’s World Neighborhood: Bibliography for Kids
Support young learners as they expand their cultural awareness with this list of children's literature on countries from around the globe. Including both fictional and non-fictional texts. This resource will help students across the primary grades come to appreciate the wonderful diversity the world has to offer.
1st - 5th Social Studies & History 22 Views 13 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Comparing Countries’ Constitutions
Analyze the constitutions of five different countries and see how they relate to each country's culture and traditions. Pupils read the preambles to the constitutions of India, Ireland, Russia, Suriname, and the United States. After reading each preamble, they answer five questions listed along the top of the page.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 10 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Arkansas is Our State: Differentiating Between a State and a Country
An ambitious geography lesson is geared toward kindergartners. They discover what the differences are between states and countries. They look at maps of Arkansas, and learn what the shapes and lines mean. Additionally, they create a State of Arkansas necklace to finish things up.
K Social Studies & History 6 Views 9 Downloads
Dear Pen Pal
Explore cultures from around the world with an engaging pen pal resource. Through a series of classroom activities and written correspondence, children learn about the favoritec pastimes, schooling, geography, and weather that is characteristic of different foreign countries.
1st - 6th Science 25 Views 13 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Folk and Fairy Tale Readers: The City Mouse and the Country Mouse
Support the growth of your emergent readers with this printable version of the classic fable "The City Mouse and the Country Mouse." Including supporting illustrations and simple dialogue, this story is perfect for developing the fluency of second and third graders.
Pre-K - 3rd Language Arts 4 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Population Pyramids: Powerful Predictors of the Future
Here is a very interesting visual for analyzing a country's shift from a pre-industrial society to one with an industrial or post-industrial economy. The video explains how a population pyramid is used to track a country's position in the industrialization process through indicating increasing life expectancies and decreasing child mortality.
5 mins 9th - 12th Math 6 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Dictating the Future
Read the article "Bush Lays Out Goals for Iraq: Self-Rule and Stability" and examine the keys points from President Bush's speech. Whether presented in written text or as an audio bite students will work in groups to research world dictators and analyze presented information.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
New Review Comparative Systems Worksheet
Here is an excellent worksheet for analyzing economic systems and comparing those that exist today in such countries as the United States, China, and Cuba. Learners begin by hypothesizing which economic system would provide for greater industrialization and available resources.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 16 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Anglophone Countries Report
Fifth graders make reports on Anglophone countries and report to the class. In this Anglophone countries report students take note of presented material. Students answer questions related to the reports. students write a culminating project about the country they would most like to visit.
5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 14 Downloads
Investigating the Countries of the World
Explore world geography by creating presentations for different countries around the world. Researchers identify many different countries on a globe and select one for which they will create a presentation. They share their research and illustrations of their chosen country with the class.
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History 6 Views 75 Downloads
Give your young learners the chance to discover more about countries in their world community with a research project. Class members write reports on an assigned country and include such major features as geography, important historical events, and GDP.
5th - 7th Social Studies & History 30 Views 20 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Diversity of Spanish Speaking Countries
A database activity will introduce and compare Spanish-speaking countries to the United States. Compare the two regions' resources, populations, literacy, poverty, and more. Note: Word document files are provided.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 27 Views 69 Downloads
Countries of the World
Students define the meaning of the word country. In this countries of the world map lesson, students identify boundaries, countries, and symbols within countries on the map. Students distinguish the words country and continent.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 24 Downloads
French Speaking Countries Project
How much do your learners know about Francophone countries? Invite pupils to research different countries and teach one another about the different regions though a brochure and presentation. French language learners can work together or with a partner to research a country, put together a brochure with images and words, and present the information to the whole class.
6th - 12th Languages 32 Views 22 Downloads
Comparative Government Project
Within these guidelines for a comparative government project, you'll find some very useful worksheets that support learners in breaking down demographic, economic, and political information regarding each of their chosen countries and respective governments.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 14 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Vocabulary Unit 3.3: Countries and Nationalities, Daily Routines
Match countries with their capitals and languages in a vocabulary activity. After using a word bank to fill in the blanks, English learners connect daily events with simple verbs in the present tense.
5th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Geography and Cultures of Muslim Countries
Here is a fun lesson sure to boost your class' understanding and global awareness. They group up to research and describe the political, economic and social history of a chosen Muslim country. After researching population, statistical data, religion, politics, and economics of their country, they create a website and TV commercial to be shown at a UN conference.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 6 Views 4 Downloads
New Review Create Your Own Country Project
Young scholars demonstrate their knowledge of geography with this fun, collaborative social studies project. Working in small groups, students develop their very own countries, writing descriptions of their physical location, social system, economy, and culture as well as creating a map of the nation and a picture of it's flag.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 14 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Vocabulary Unit 3.2: Countries and Nationalities, Routines
A vocabulary worksheet presents a list of countries, nationalities, and languages for kids to pair with national flags. After they finish that section, they match pictures and finish sentences with activity words.
5th - 8th Language Arts 6 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable