What are the benefits and drawbacks of connecting with people from different cultures around the world?
Name one continent on Earth.
Explore different cultures and their ways of life. Learn new languages and customs. Experience the beauty of the world's natural wonders.
Travel the World
In Mongolia, the traditional greeting is to press noses together instead of shaking hands. In India, it is considered polite to eat with your right hand. The left hand is reserved for hygiene purposes. In Japan, it is considered polite to slurp your noodles when eating them.
Did you know?
How do different cultures around the world celebrate holidays?
What are some of the similarities and differences between countries around the world?
What have you learned about different countries around the world?
How can you use what you have learned about different cultures to help make the world a better place?
Brain break: Draw a giraffe in outer space wearing a bow tie.
Question: How can we make a model of the world that can fit in a shoebox? Clues: • Think about all the different countries, their shapes and sizes. • Research what materials you might need for your model. • Find out what the tallest building in the world is. In pairs: Select and solve one of the tasks: A. Build your model using only paper and glue. B. Create a model using a variety of materials.
What is the tallest mountain in the world?
- Mount Everest
What is the capital city of France?
'The Great Barrier Reef' is located in which country?
What famous tower in Italy leans to one side?
- Eiffel Tower
- Leaning Tower of Pisa
- Taipei 101
- Burj Khalifa
Which river runs through Egypt?
- Mississippi River
- Yangtze River
- Nile River
- Amazon River
Work together in pairs: What are three different types of traditional clothing worn around the world?