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The European Tourist
Providing a review of facts relating to European countries, this lesson could be used to cement students' learning. Using a list of resources provided, learners research European countries, answer questions on a worksheet, and produce a project about a particular country.
6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
An Audio Travel Album
Students interview a person who recently visited a country they are interested in knowing more about. Using the Internet, they research the country noting the geography and economic situations of the country. In groups, they import the interview file to an iPod and organize them into the correct sequence for their classmates.
K - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
European Database - Finding Information
While a simple lesson, this activity taps into an important skill for pupils to master. They have to take lists of information about European countries, and sort and classify them according to certain categories. This is great way to introduce the use of databases.
6th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 1 Download
Fourth graders discover the country of Iceland. They investigate Iceland's history, culture, and geography using hands-on materials. They engage in a multi-day lesson plan. Each day focuses on a different aspect of Iceland. A most-impressive lesson plan which has everything you need to successfully-implement it.
4th Social Studies & History 4 Views 12 Downloads
New Review Immigration Nation
If citizens are living abroad, can their children still be considered citizens? How long does citizenship last for someone who has been permitted to work in the country? Here is a fun online interactive game that will help your learners answer questions like these on immigrating to the United States.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Your learners will be eager to take on the real-world task of planning a trip to a foreign country with this rich, interdisciplinary project! Your class members will develop practical consumer skills, as well as gain extensive and relevant insight into the culture and economy of another country.
7th - 10th Math 26 Views 15 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Let's Plan a Trip!
Technology brings to life the study of other countries and cultures! It also demonstrates to high schoolers how important information literacy is to individuals today. In this lesson small groups or individuals plan a trip to a country of their choice.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 12 Views 96 Downloads
The Country Mouse and the Town Mouse: Level F
Fluency helps readers understand the text they read. In this fluency and comprehension lesson, students read fluently and produce a summary of the story The Country Mouse and the Town Mouse. They also make written connections.
K - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads
Introduction to the European Union
What is the purpose of the European Union, and what institutions and countries comprise it? Check out this resource in which class members participate in a student-led WebQuest activity designed to offer an overview of the European Union. They will then work in groups to design travel brochures on assigned countries from the European Union.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 13 Views 15 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
EU Movement Role Play
Using role play, a graphic organizer, and discussion, your class members will compare and contrast the movement of people and goods between countries in the European Union before and after the organization was established. This is a great way to associate your learners with the European Union and to discuss the impact of free trade, security, and immigration in movement between foreign countries.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 6 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Drafting Board: Military Intervention
Should countries use their militaries to stop humanitarian crises in other countries? Learners make claims, organize their reasoning, and provide evidence for their arguments with this rich resource.
6th - 12th Language Arts 5 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Sixth graders work with a partner to fill out the attached form describing their own country. They will use the information about their country to create a PowerPoint presentation to show the class. They must present a slide for each theme of geography of their country and include a tourist attraction in their country and describe it in their presentation.
6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 14 Downloads
A Trip Around the World
How do the rights of citizens in other countries, such as India, Germany, Brazil, and Iran, compare to those of Americans? Take a closer look at the provisions of various foreign constitutions, and compare and contrast the protections and responsibilities of citizens around the world.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 11 Views 13 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Cities and Countries Around the World
Briefly introduce your young Spanish speakers to different cities around the world. Identify the country they are located in, what the people are called from those countries, and the country's location on a class map. Make sure to use lots of visuals to interest learners!
4th - 5th Languages 3 Views 1 Download
World War I Causes Project
After completing this detailed and well-designed project, your young historians will be well-versed in their explanations of the reasons that various countries joined World War I! Learners design a picture book covering seven primary causes for joining the war effort, from nationalism and alliances to unrestricted submarine warfare and the Zimmerman telegram.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 11 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable