This cultural hands-on activity provides you with the tools to engage your students in research based reading and reinforces map skills as well. Students practice presentation skills and the final project becomes a colorful interactive bulletin board display where students can open shutter books a
In this product, students will be required to choose a culture and research it. Students will be researching the following information:
-Geography (country name, capital, population, continent, surrounding countries, bodies of water surround
This is a fun way to have the kids pick a country and research its culture.
There are 27 cards with different countries, and each one lists 6 questions to jump-start the research. The cards are easy to take to the computer/iPad while researching.
There are also 3 choices of graphic organizers
As a part of our French culture unit in my 6th grade GT class, students choose a French speaking country and conduct detailed research on that country. Students would then turn that research into a create project of your choosing. Some suggestions would be: a PowerPoint or Prezi, a brochure, a 3D st
Intermediate / advanced high school Spanish students conduct an inquiry based learning project on Mexico Culture with this detailed project and rubric. All materials are 100% in Spanish, except the grading rubric, which is in English. Students select a topic about Mexican culture from the list, and
The culture research booklet can be used with ANY country! The students will research a country and use this product to record the information.
*Culture- Arts, Music, Customs, and Clothing
*Language and Lingo
*Imports and Export
With this project, students will research a country of their choosing. This activity will allow students to learn about a certain countrys' language, cultural beliefs, traditional food/clothing, as well as their economic, political and family structure.
Students will create a visual aid (Culture
This fun project will introduce your students to countries all around the world while helping them develop research skills! Throughout the project, students will learn about the culture of a country, the geography of the country, and the country's customs. They will create a booklet of facts about t
This web-based research activity, created by The Gifted Gabber, is a perfect activity to leave for sub days or to use for independent computer time.
Students research Christmas traditions in Argentina, Venezuela, Guatemala, the Dominican Republic, and Mexico.
The format is a simple fill-in-the-blan
Use the internet to look up your country and find out about the family life in that culture. You can, and should, include: traditions, average number of children/husbands/wives, marriage information, meal time customs and anything that is directly related to the family life of the country.
This is a research project I like to use with my 9th and World Literature courses after reading The Iliad and/or Odyssey. Students are to research American trade names and logos which are inspired by the Greek culture.
Students study the elements of geography via their own culture. Encourages research about their generic culture as well as personal research via historical interview with family members. Students explore the elements of geography at their own level, making it more meaningful and applying knowledge
This download includes several slightly different versions of a Spanish Culture project to allow for utilization of different devices, plus use of the project as an extra credit activity. Included are:
Spanish Culture Project for Chromebook (project done in English)
Spanish Culture Project for iPa
Complete State Culture Research Project!
- researching a part of your state’s culture and write a research report
- create a craft, perform a demonstration, or reenact a story about the part of your state’s culture chosen
- present report using a display board or digital display
This is a semester of cultural projects. The students choose a Spanish-speaking country and for the semester present cultural information to the rest of the class. The projects cover geography, history, literature, art, food, clothing, and famous people. The students present one project per week
Learn about your student's cutural background! This template is designed for you to begin a cultural research project within your classroom. This has the ability to be transformed into a large school project as well.
I love this project! It's a great end of the year, high interest, creative technology project!
My 7th graders study Asia. At the end of the year, they choose from a selection of religiously diverse locations (India, Japan, Dubai, Israel, etc.) and create new products for existing fast food restau
After researching a culture, students think about the needs of the people and try to create a product to help address those needs. This activity is done in groups to help students learn to work together and encourage open discussions on topics.
This was created as an organized document to help students to research Spanish speaking countries, practice thematic conversations, reflect on the importance of language learning and include Latin into a language learning program.
This document can be used for several grades as it leads research,
This download includes several slightly different versions of a Mexican Culture project to allow for utilization of different devices, plus use of the project as an extra credit activity. Included are:
Mexican Culture Project for Chromebook (project done in English)
Mexican Culture Project for iPa
This is a great template to use to help your younger students begin researching their family and culture. Students can take this paper home and talk with the family members about their culture. We as educators want parents and children to equally be involved in the learning process. This activity c
This Common Core aligned project is a combination of creativity and academic research. Students can work independently or cooperatively, research an artist, writer, or musician from the Modernist era. They then have to do academic research on this character, then report their finding in any way you
Want to incorporate more project based learning? In this project, students will research a foreign country. You will get a PowerPoint template for students to type their research into. Students will explore the geography of their country as well as the culture, including food, clothing, customs an
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Spanish Poem Lesson Plan; Gabriela Mistral and the Present Subjunctive
A complete lesson plan to span one or two days utilizing the poem "Mie
Wrapping up a unit on culture? Want your students to research a particular culture?
Well than this is the assignment for you! This assignment will allow students to work collaboratively on a Google Slides presentation, researching a culture of their choice while incorporating the aspects of cultu
This Notable Asians of Pop Culture is a week-long research project on famous and popular Asians celebrities and "do-ers" of modern times. Included is a list of 75 famous Asians for your students to choose from. This list includes current actors, musicians, and athletes such as Chloe Bennett, Jeremy
This download includes several slightly different versions of a Culture Culture project to allow for utilization of different devices, plus use of the project as an extra credit activity. Included are:
French Culture Project for Chromebook (project done in English)
French Culture Project for iPad
This Notable Hispanics of Pop Culture is a week-long research project on famous and popular Hispanic celebrities and "do-ers" of modern times. Included is a list of over 125 famous Hispanics for your students to choose from. This list includes current actors, musicians, and athletes such as Shakira,
This is 1 guide from the set of 45 research guides for the 45 UNESCO sites in Spain as of 2016! See Entire Spain UNESO Bundle
Have students explore this wonder of Spain with this research guide! This is also a great sub lesson plan.
The research and reflective questions should take about 45 minut
For this project, students will be making a ‘Prezi;’ a form of presentation, that represents the culture of a country they choose to research.
This project directly relates to what students have been learning in Social Studies about different cultures, religions, and traditions.
Do you want to teach your students how to write a research paper? It can be a very daunting task, but this resource will help to make it much easier for you.
This easily modifiable resource encourages students to expand their knowledge by researching and writing about one of the thousands of cultu
This Christmas Holidays Around the World Web Quest is a perfect culture activity to leave for sub days or to use for independent computer time.
Students research Christmas traditions in Chile, Argentina, Mexico, Canada, Sweden, Italy, and Wales.
The format is a simple fill-in-the-blank and short a
Included in this download:
--25 Culturally Important Topics for Students to Research and Present (visually and orally)
--1 Editable Rubric
--Instructions for making this a year-long class activity that will enhance your students' learning about Spanish and Hispanic culture.
Topics included are fro
To understand how people are products of their culture, students will pick a country of their choice (I recommend a first come, first serve choosing) and perform the research requirements of the project which include aspects such as language, customs, religion, beliefs, government, leisure activitie
Students choose and research an aspect of Hmong culture and later do oral presentation to the class. The list contains 24 ideas, plus websites for viewing and or purchasing videos about the Hmong culture.
This project asks students to research a culture from around the world, and then to create a detailed PowerPoint to showcase what they've learned and pass that knowledge on to their classmates.
--Project assignment sheet
**As always, if you have any questions
This includes a day by day guide to student research and creation of poster and research paper as well as how to cite sources in MLA format. I used the example set up by the Purdue Owl to demonstrate to students how to create a Works Cited page according to MLA formatting rules.
Teachers can decide to use the activities as isolated work, as part of a thematic unit, as a differentiated interdisciplinary lesson plan in addition to either at home or in class. They are best suited for beginning levels of Spanish (I and II) and are in English but related to the Spanish speaking
Christianity has heavily influenced life in the West, but few of us realize just how integrated Christian ideals are into the fabric of life. Through this research project, students will discover how heavily influenced we are by religion, whether we realize it or not.
Students will pick at least on
This is a MUST have for all AP teachers and those who want to start preparing students for the AP exam! Students need to prepare for the presentation portion of the AP exam - but how do they research culture? This document provides 27 culture topics and examples of what information the student needs
Students complete at home or in-class activities based on interest or assigned that compliment the curriculum for cultural comparisons as well as interdisciplinary connections either in English or the target language.
This research paper and powerpoint delves into the concept of a Deaf Culture and provides analysis into how it fits into the parameters of a cultural group. Includes references, survey questions and results for better understanding of the perspectives of those inside the culture and outside of the