World Heritage Site Teacher Resources
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Mapping World Heritage
World heritage sites can be found around the globe. Many of these sites are noted for their importance in representing culture and location. Each activity included in this resource focuses on latitude/longitude, map skills, finding locations with coordinates, and discussing the importance of historic site preservation.
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History 85 Views 102 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Seven Wonders of the Republic of Korea
Students engage in research about the heritage of Korea by the using the internet as a source of information. The information is used in order to help them establish an appreciation for the culture using the cultural heritage websites.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
World Waterworks Activity
As a way to quickly expose your science class to six different freshwater projects around the world, this lesson assigns each small group to research and share one. All of the information is gleaned from the website for CH2M HILL, a natural resource consulting firm.
8th - 12th Science 5 Views 8 Downloads
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage: Grades 6-8
To gain a better understanding of Hispanic heritage and culture, as well as to build informational comprehension skill, learners explore facets of Hispanic American History. They engage in a class discussion, research three facts, and create a historical timeline.
6th - 8th Language Arts 47 Views 245 Downloads
Explore Eastern North Carolina Heritage Through Tourism
Students identify Eastern North Carolina historical tourist sites. They create a brochure advertising them by using the Eastern North Carolina Digital Library. The brochure is created using Microsoft Publisher software. Sample brochures are provided.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Sustainability and Canada's National Parks
Junior High students examine the concept of sustainability and how it relates to Canada's National Park system. They conduct research on the 'Atlas of Canada' website, participate in a simulated online exercise to determine the best site for a new national park.
7th - 9th Science 3 Views 10 Downloads
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage
Young scholars identify and describe traits that represent Hispanic cultures, research and analyze traditions and culture of Hispanic Americans, read observations Hispanics make about their identity, conduct research on issues of identity and heritage, formulate interview questions based on reading materials, summarize contributions of Hispanic Americans, and write biography about accomplished American that includes information on heritage and identity.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 7 Views 63 Downloads
New Review Buddhist Art and Architecture of Korea
The Haeinsa Temple, designated as a World Heritage Site, is featured in a lecture about the art and architecture of Korea. The lecture traces the history of Korean Buddhism and details the Buddhist elements found in the structure of the temple.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Learners examine Florida literary heritage. They use multimedia learning activities to focus on Florida heritage and the literature of Florida. Students investigate books and special web sites on Florida cities and Florida authors. They complete "heritage" activities.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Black And Asian Involvement in World War 2
Students read story excerpts from the BBC WW2 People's War archive to discover the contributions and obstacles faced by Asian and Black participants in World War 2 British forces. They prepare a radio report describing the commonwealth troops' war effort, prepare a leaflet on preventing discrimination in the military, and explore the lives of Asian and Black war heroes.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
The Hispanic Experience in World War II
Learners are introduced to the experiences of thousands of Hispanics during World War II. After watching an excerpt from "The War", they work together in groups to research more in depth their different experiences. They compare and contrast the Hispanic experience with other minority groups during the war.
9th - 12th Language Arts 12 Views 55 Downloads
New Review The End of World War II: Pearl Harbor, Japanese Internment Camps, and the Atomic Bomb
The end of World War II saw major events that would forever change the global landscape and international relations. Using a fantastic PowerPoint presentation and several primary source documents, your learners will discuss the bombing of Pearl Harbor, use of atomic weapons by the United States, and effects of the war on Japan and Japanese Americans.
8th - 11th Social Studies & History 15 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage
Students study Hispanic and Latino heritage and culture. In this diversity lesson, students discuss what they know about Hispanic heritage and then complete the Hispanic history in the Americas activity. Students work in groups to find three facts about Hispanic heritage and complete an activity on Latinos in history.
4th - 7th Language Arts 8 Views 58 Downloads
World Tourism Day
In this World Tourism Day worksheet, students complete activities such as read the passage, match the phrases, fill in the blanks, choose the correct word, multiple choice fill in, correct the spelling, put text in correct order, unscramble the sentences, take a survey, and write all about World Tourism Day.
5th - 10th English Language Development 23 Views 73 Downloads