These cards shows famous sites in various countries. On the back are letters written by "Travelling Max." an imaginary character that is travelling the world. He tells the students about the things he's doing in the country that he's visiting. The writing is geared toward 2nd - 4th grade. Here is a list of the sites and countries.
England Postcard/ Big Ben
Mexico Card/ Mayan Ruins
Brazil/Christ the Redeemer
France/ Eiffel Tower
Italy/ Leaning Tower of Pisa. Colosseum, Mt. Vesuvius
Saudi Arabia/ Mecca
China/ Great Wall of China
Japan/ Buddha Statue
These cards could be used in several different ways such as:
Introduce a unit on a country,
Add culture to your classroom walls.
Use this as an introduction or part of a unit on countries.
Make a classroom tradition of reading a card once a week.
As examples when having students create their own post cards of countries as a lesson.