In this course students will learn about the interdependency of people around the world. Cultures in our world and the similarities between people will be studied. Students will learn other systems for dealing with time, money, and measurement; explore various foreign languages; study heroes from other cultures; and recreate customs from various countries.
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to attend an Igbo Festival in Nigeria? Or eat sweets during the Candy Festival in Turkey? How would you like to participate in a May Pole Dance? Or march in a Bastille Day Parade? Well, join us on a trip around the world as we learn about many wonderful celebrations and festivals of different people, cultures, and countries. We will experience music, recipes, language and multi-sensory activities; as well as practice our geography skills while we study holidays around the world. Come celebrate with us as we learn to appreciate the many differences and, more importantly, the similarities between so many diverse and interesting cultures.