Peruvian Culture Teacher Resources
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Culture and Obesity
Learners explore cultural perceptions regarding obesity. In this personal health lesson, students read case scenarios about 3 women and their health perceptions. Learners discuss the women and the stereotypes associated with the women based on their looks and their health.
9th - 12th Health 3 Views 18 Downloads
American Culture in a Musical Setting
Young scholars discover the significance of similarities and contrasts of three separate cultures of the United States through music. They take out maps and trace the expedition of the Spanish along the coasts of Mexico and North and South America and the Caribbean Islands.
1st - 5th Social Studies & History 5 Views 37 Downloads
Windmills and Blogs: The Impact of Technology in Rural Peru
How does technology affect a community? Research the benefits and consequences of technology in rural Peru. In this technology instructional activity, learners discuss how the effects of technology. They view a PowerPoint and learn about the Peace Corp's role with technology in rural countries before completing an informational table for the slide show.
4th - 9th Science 3 Views 22 Downloads
Native Americans and the Clash of Cultures: Then and Now
High schoolers begin the lesson by identifying how and why the Native Americans came to North America. Using the internet, they examine how their culture spread throughout the continent and in groups they discuss the stereotypes between the Europeans and Native Americans.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 30 Views 75 Downloads
What Impact did European Explorers have on the Native American Culture?
Engage your fifth graders in a Socratic discussion on the impact European explorers had on Native American culture. Everything is outlined in a highly structured fashion, from what the teacher does, to what the student does. The instructional activity focuses on students reading and using the included informational text to compose an essay.
5th Language Arts 88 Views 138 Downloads CCSS: Designed
The Other Americans
Students explain the concept of culture and identify the components of a culture. They describe the characteristics of selected immigrant groups and the conditions they faced upon arrival in the United States. Students analyze the cultural political and geographical diversity found in Latin America.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 67 Downloads
The Hispanic World
Go on an electronic field trip. Discover Spanish-speaking countries through Internet exploration. Students participate in a whole group discussion to general knowledge about the location, cultural background, independence and current affairs of the countries encountered.
6th - 10th Languages 5 Views 64 Downloads
Our Journey Begins Close to Home - The Americas
Young scholars 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 5 Views 8 Downloads
Stories in Quilts
Have your class analyze the narrative art in quilts. They identify elements in this domestic art and the stories they tell. They define a story quilt, view an example, and analyze the work of Harriet Power. This is a great lesson to teach story elements and link them to a concrete object.
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 18 Views 86 Downloads
Indigenous People: A Human Right to Exist?
High schoolers define indigenous population. They compare and contrast native and modern dress of Native Americans and apply their knowledge to other cultures. They consider integration into a larger society.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 10 Downloads
Conquistadors: Inca Rebellion
Students explore the Incan culture. In this Incan history lesson plan, students research the rebellions that occured upon the arrival of the Spanish conquistdors. Students write essays regarding the rebellions and whether or not they could have been avoided.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 16 Downloads
Introduction to the Panpipe
Learners examine the panpipe and the cultures that use them in their music. They view photos of Peru and Bolivia and discuss their cultures, listen to recordings of music that includes the panpipe, and construct a panpipe using PVC plastic tubing.
7th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
A New World and the Emergence of a New Race
Students study specific terms and concepts about the discovery of America. They improve their history knowledge about some Latin American regions and their map and geography skills of the New World. They describe what is meant by Cultural Pluralism.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 20 Downloads