You've Got Email!
Students email students their own age in another country to share information about their cultures and countries.
5th - 7th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 9 Downloads
Teaching Through Kamishibai and The Art of Chinese Calligraphy
Young learners discover kamishibai, a popular Japanese storytelling art, and explore how these Japanese folktales illustrate the country's cultural themes and values through discussion and storyboarding.
2nd - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
The Day The Earth Stood Still: Historical and Cultural Context
Watch the Skies! Duck and Cover! Project Blue Book! Film, as a reflection of historical, cultural, and social issues, are the focus of the final lessons in a film unit that uses primary source documents and Robert Wise's 1951 version of...
6th - 10th Visual & Performing Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Unlocking and Exploring Folktales
Designed with many of the Common Core standards in mind, this 10-lesson unit is brimming with ELL strategies, teacher's notes, and the best of core instructional methods for teaching the common elements of folktales, and exploring...
3rd - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Love a Culture:Dance to Its Music!
Students explore traditional dances. In this multicultural humanities instructional activity, students investigate a specific country, examining its history, geography, climate, government, economics and arts. Students draw inferences...
5th - 8th Social Studies & History
Ideas for Teaching About Different Countries and Cultures
Students complete various activities to learn about world cultures. In this world cultures lesson, students visit websites, read books, share recipes, complete craft activities, and research the various cultures of a country in the world.
5th - 6th English Language Arts