This Starting Off the Day (and School Year) in Ukraine lesson plan also includes:
Students compare the first day of school in Ukraine with the first day of school in the United States, including the challenges students and teachers both face in each country. They respond in class, in their journals, to the following prompts: How did you feel on the first day of school back in August (or September)? Were you worried about anything? What were your positive feelings? Your negative feelings?