Tag Archives: Social Studies

Similarities and Differences Between Cultures

Here is a lesson allowing students to create virtual “cards” that reflect their personal preferences. After making these cards they are able to browse through cards made by other students from around the world. They are able to share their … Continue reading

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Needs & Wants and How They Influence Culture

This lesson plan and interactive web activity is for teaching students how needs are influenced by our environment. Using this web page students will be able to construct a new understanding for how scarcity of water can influence daily life. … Continue reading

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