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128 resources with the keyterm asia

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World War Two : Asia and the Pacific 1941 - 1945 Map

For Teachers 9th - 12th
On a Monday in August, 1945, the first atomic bomb was dropped on the city of Hiroshima. Watch the allies gain control over the surrounding islands before deciding to drop the atomic bomb. Use this video to spark a debate: was dropping...
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Act it Out: Dramatizing Asian American Stories

For Teachers K - 12th
Read and act out folktales, fairy tales, or myths from various Asian American cultures with your class. Each group reads a story aloud and then works together to create a short play or skit about the story. Suggestions for stories are...
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Elephant Ears-African Or Asian

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students investigate the concept of African and Asian elephants. They conduct research while comparing and contrasting the two different types of elephants. The lesson plan has some background information for the teacher to use. Students...
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Forest Loss Slows as Asian Nations Plant

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students survey the loss of forests around the world. In this environmental lesson, students read an article that outlines how forests are being lost and government interaction which encourages forests to be rebuilt.  Activities to...
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Introductory Lesson Plan

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Students explore the reasons for the Vietnam War.  In this World History instructional activity, students complete three activities that expand and reinforce their knowledge on why the Vietnam war was fought.
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Saudi Arabia -- Future city

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders summarize an article on Masdar. In this summarizing lesson students clearly explain three of the four points provided in an outline of the article. The students write an essay and identify six physical features of the...
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Reader's Theater: Presenting Asian Folktales

For Teachers K - 12th
Students create and perform folktale plays. In this reader's theater and Asian literature lesson, students work in groups to rewrite Asian folktales into scripts and perform the folktales for their class in a Reader's Theater. Lesson...
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Asia Outline Map

For Students 6th - 9th
In this Asia outline map worksheet, students explore the continent as they label the 47 countries. The countries are numbered and lines for the answers are provided on the sheet.
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Mixed Media Landscape Design

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders create mixed media representations of landscape designs in Africa and Asia. The instructional activity is great for cross-curricular projects with the Social Sciences and/or Literature, or can be used as a self-contained...
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Investigating Central Asia Through Maps

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers use different types of maps to examine the region of Asia. They examine how the region of Central Asia is defined. They develop their own scavenger hunt based on maps to complete the instructional activity.
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Geospy

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students role play as tour operators by planning a group tour to a country in Africa, Asia, or South America. They research the culture, physical geography, and history of one of the countries to highlight their tour destinations. They...
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Asia Country: Tic Tac Toe

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Enhance your geography class's knowledge of the countries on the Asian continent with this research instructional activity. Individuals or groups use books, the library, and the Internet to research one Asian country of their choice....
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Map

For Students 5th - 10th
In this countries instructional activity, students label the countries in Africa, Europe, and Asia with the countries in a word bank. Students label 36 countries.
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Animals of China and in Asia

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students write an animal report. In this research lesson, students use varied reference materials to find information about animals that live in China and Asia. They write a report about an animal and complete extension activities such...
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Tour of India Board Game

For Students 5th - 7th
In this India board game activity worksheet, students use the outline map of India to create their own board games that feature the culture and locations of the country.
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India: Ten Minute Quiz

For Students 5th - 7th
In this India instructional activity, students respond to 7 fill in the blank, 4 true or false, 8 short answer, 4 matching, and 2 multiple choice questions about the geography and culture of the country.
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Asia and the South Pacific Map

For Students 6th - 12th
In this Asia and the South Pacific map worksheet, students identify the countries of Asia and the South Pacific and their capital cities. The major bodies of water are noted on this map.
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A Comparative Study of Cinderella Stories Based Upon American and Chinese Versions

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students listen as the teacher reads two versions of Cinderella, the American version "Smoky Mountain Rose" and the Chinese version "Yeh-Shen." They complete a Venn Diagram comparing/contrasting the two versions. Students write...
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Geography of Japan

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students use Google Earth to identify where Japan is located in relation to their state. Students complete individual research and work in groups to complete instructions of a WebQuest activity related to Japan. Finally, in groups,...
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The Aral Sea: Then and Now

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Student conduct an experiment to discover whether salt evaporates with wather. They discuss changes that are occurring in the Aral See from 1973-1999. Students draw pictures depicting the lives of people in the Aral Sea region before...
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Country: China

For Teachers 1st - 12th
Students use the Internet to explore the language, culture, history and food of China. They practice writing Chinese characters and participate in hands-on activities.
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Burr Airlines Flight to Asia: Building Inquiry Skills

For Teachers 3rd
What a wonderful way to explore this topic! Learners take an imaginary trip to Asia, take a visual tour, and formulate questions for a research project. As a final project, they create a travel brochure.
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Confronting Two Challenges-One Physical, One Intellectual

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Learners examine how the author confronted the challenges of a new language and a new culture. They examine how the author's penchant for running featured in his adjustment to the culture of Fuling and in his learning of the Chinese...
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How Cultures Differ-Two Different Perspectives on the Same Event

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students examine the author's running race from two different cultural perspectives to see just how different the effects of culture can be. They practice thinking about an issue from different perspectives and create a script that can...