BUNDLED Compare and Contrast Activities, Non-fiction Articles, and Writing Activities to help your students celebrate cultural diversity as they learn about the lives of children all around the world!
These compare and contrast lessons were designed to cover important reading and writing standards, as well as introduce your students to what life is like for children around the world. The 8 non-fiction articles will keep your students engaged and serve as a mentor text for a writing activity. With this writing activity, your students will have the opportunity to write about a day in their life in order to compare their life to life of a child from another country.
Please download the preview to view the articles and activities that are included. This will help you ensure that the product is appropriate for your grade level. You can also click on the links below to view each individual product included in this bundle. The individual previews will allow you to view every page included in this download!
Click Here for Australia
Click Here for Peru
Click Here for Mexico
Click Here for Kenya
Click Here for Japan
Click Here for Germany
Click Here for Antarctica
Click Here for India
Click Here for Life as a Pueblo Native American
1. This Is My Life Articles: 9 non-fiction articles written about what life is like for children from each continent
2. Compare and Contrast Question Activities Include…
-A short answer response worksheet for each article
-A graphic organizer for comparing one country to another
-A graphic organizer for comparing one country to your students own lives.
3. This is My Life Writing Activity: Your students will write their own article about what their lives are like, just like the articles they have read. Included for the writing activity is…
-A graphic organizer for constructing their rough and final draft
-A template with prompts/reminders to aid struggling writers in the writing process.