Cultural Geography Teacher Resources
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Science and Urban Life: Enter the Automobile
Pupils explain in one or two sentences, the impact that advances in science and technology was having on towns and villages in American at the turn of the century. They discuss within small groups the photos from "Construction of the National Road".
9th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Creating interest and awareness regarding other nations is crucial for elementary learners. Here, they research and write a report about a nation of their own choosing. They draw the nation's flag and make a paper doll showing their nation's form of dress.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Comparing Korea to Where I Live
Young scholars identify geographical features of Korea using a map. In this Korea lesson plan, students locate Korea, describe geographical features, explain the importance of natural resources, and identify the location of Korea relative to the rest of Asia.
4th - 7th Social Studies & History 4 Views 18 Downloads
Look up, Look Way Up" Exploring Canada's Friendly Giant - The NWT
Students develop an awareness of the culture, geography, wildlife, languages, and government of the NWT. They develop an understanding and appreciation of the uniqueness of Canada's Western Arctic.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Africa, Africans, and Film
Students examine the impact the Atlantic Slave Trade had on Africa and the African people, through the analysis of literature and film. They identify the geographic regions of Africa and locate selected African countries, countries that are used as later case studies in the examination the legacy of slavery and colonialism
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 18 Views 68 Downloads
Love a Culture:Dance to Its Music!
Young scholars explore traditional dances. In this multicultural humanities lesson, students investigate a specific country, examining its history, geography, climate, government, economics and arts. Young scholars draw inferences about the vital role that dance played in their identified country and compare and contrast their findings with other countries researched.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 21 Views 127 Downloads
Out of Site
Young scholars study the traffic issues that affect daily life in Egypt, and consider what that implies about the country and its people, by reading The New York Times Cairo Journal. They write descriptive pieces about places they have visited by examining them through the lens of one aspect of general life.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 12 Downloads
Africa: The Great Southland
Young scholars explore the concept of philanthropy. In this service learning lesson, students examine the 5 themes of geography regarding African nations. Young scholars compare and contrast the development of philanthropy and stewardship in the African nations studied.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 6 Views 6 Downloads
Our Journey Begins Close to Home - The Americas
Students investigate the history and culture of selected countries in North and South America. They explain how the cultural traditions in these countries affected the development of nonprofit organizations and stewardship. They describe and locate nations in North and South America, their cultures and communities.
6th - 8th Language Arts 8 Views 8 Downloads
Exploring Canadian Cities - a Day To Remember
Students research information on the geographical features, climate, and cultural activities of a Canadian city. They plan a day in the city with a schedule of activities. They synthesize information and create a large poster about the city, discuss how the geographic location of a city influences its activities and culture, and present the poster and schedule of activities to the class.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 13 Downloads
Walk in My Shoes
Students discover how culture, geography and history affect how someone views an area of the world. They role play the role of a Palestinian, Jew or Briton and examine how they felt about Israel during its formation. To end the lesson, they discover how people feel about the area today and how and if it has changed over time.
7th - 8th Social Studies & History 6 Views 26 Downloads
FROM STUDENT TO GLOBAL CITIZEN
Students develop an awareness of citizenship and how it's defined globally. They explore the cultural diversity of different types of communities around the world. In addition, they assess the rights and responsibilities that are associated with global citizenship and global concerns.
11th - 12th Social Studies & History 21 Views 58 Downloads