Learn about 5 games played in different parts of the world.
Game instructions (Achi; Tapatan; Corre, Corre, Corre la Guaraca; Statues; Semut, Orang, Gajah)
Compare and Contrast
Conducting a Poll
Comparison Writing, Letter Writing, Informational Writing
Research Countries (Indonesia, Philippines, Greece, Chile, Ghana)
These games could be used in various ways in your classroom/school.
-In conjunction with a world geography unit.
-As a party day (Valentines, Halloween…).
-As activities for a family cultural night at your school.
-Achi and Tapatan are apps found in the App store. You could download these on classroom iPads (if you are lucky enough to have them!) to have students play independently during free time..
-A fun way to review different types of writing.
-Introducing ways to conduct research (online, library…)
Most importantly HAVE FUN!!!!
A World of Wonder