These anticipation guides list a variety of characteristics about two countries per unit. Countries included are Italy/Greece, Great Britain/the Netherlands, Mexico/Brazil, and China/Japan. Students take a few minutes by themselves and decide which country the statement is about. There are 7-10 statements per pair. Then you go over them as a class and add in a few interesting/non-textbook facts to get the students excited about the unit. The answers are included.
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