Teacher's Guide

Teacher's Guide- (PDF - 1.3MB)

Complete Age 5-7: Symbols & Celebrations curriculum - (PDF - 1.8MB)

Complete Age 6-8: Traditions curriculum - (PDF - 1.5MB)

Complete Age 7-9: Food, Geography & Belief Systems curriculum - (PDF - 1.8MB)

Complete Age 8-10: Cultural Contributions - the Arts curriculum - (PDF - 1.9MB)

Complete Age 9-11: Cultural Contributions - the Sciences curriculum - (PDF - 1.3MB)

Complete Age 10-12: Cultural Contributions - Civil Society curriculum - (PDF - 1.2MB)

Curricular Connections:

Grades 1 & 2 Curriculum Connections - (PDF - 1MB)

Grade 3 Curriculum Connections - (PDF - 1.4MB)

Grade 4 Curriculum Connections - (PDF - 1.3MB)

Grade 5 Curriculum Connections - (PDF - 1.3MB)

Grade 6 Curriculum Connections - (PDF - 1.3MB)

Student Activities

Age 5-7 | Age 6-8 | Age 7-9 | Age 8-10 | Age 9-11 | Age 10-12

Age 5-7
Tip: The PDF forms can be used electronically with Google Drive by following these instructions:
  1. Upload the PDF to your Google drive and share with your students.
  2. Students double click on the PDF.
  3. On the top black bar, click "Open with..." and select "DocHub".
  4. The students can fill in the form areas on the PDF with the text tool and use the drawing tool.
  5. Once they have completed the assignment, they can click on the darker blue arrow on the far right and select "export to g drive".
  6. Once back in the Google Drive they can share it with the teacher or just save it for later. There are options to rename the file and they can go back to DocHub to make changes or add to their document at any time.
Click on the Word documents below to download them to your computer.

Make Your Own Tile - (Word Doc)
Connect the Dots - (Word Doc)
Hello - (Word Doc)
The Night Sky - (Word Doc)
Piggy Bank Jar - (Word Doc)
Your Favorite Festival - (Word Doc)
The Maze - (Word Doc)
Your Favorite Trip - (Word Doc)
Final Age 5-7 Activity: Crossword - (Word Doc)

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Your Favorite Festival - (PDF form)
Your Favorite Trip - (PDF form)

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Age 6-8
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Map - (Word Doc)
Map grid wordsearch - (Word Doc)
Grid readings - (Word Doc)
Colour Cap - (Word Doc)
Favourite Hat - (Word Doc)
My Family - (Word Doc)
Family Portrait - (Word Doc)
Henna - (Word Doc)
Boy - (Word Doc)
Girl - (Word Doc)
Good Behaviour - (Word Doc)
Final Age 6-8 Activity: Wordsearch - (Word Doc)

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My Family - (PDF form)
Good Behaviour - (PDF form)

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Age 7-9
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Match definition - (Word Doc)
Gelatin - (Word Doc)
Seafood - (Word Doc)
Foods you do not eat - (Word Doc)
Carnivores, herbivores and omnivores - (Word Doc)
Origin of food - (Word Doc)
Recipe for Baba Ganush - (Word Doc)
Flour & Bread - (Word Doc)
Pita Bread - (Word Doc)
Find the differences - (Word Doc)
Spice Chart - (Word Doc)
Spices - (Word Doc)
Final Age 7-9 Activity: Food Groups - (Word Doc)

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Origin of Food - (PDF form)
Spices - (PDF form)
Spice Chart - (PDF form)

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Age 8-10
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Label the Mosque - (Word Doc)
Difficult Journey - (Word Doc)
Color the Tile - (Word Doc)
Cut and Glue Building - (Word Doc)
Intro to Rugs - (Word Doc)
Design Your Own Rug - (Word Doc)
Write a Calligraphy Poem - (Word Doc)
Decorate Pottery - (Word Doc)
True or False - (Word Doc)
Jewelry in Your Life - (Word Doc)
Perfume Project - (Word Doc)
Final Age 8-10 Activity: Internet Scavenger Hunt - (Word Doc)

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Difficult Journey - (PDF form)
True or Flase - (PDF form)


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Age 9-11
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Define These Words - (Word Doc)
Researching Plants - (Word Doc)
Write in Numerals - (Word Doc)
Questions about Numbers - (Word Doc)
Define the Words - (Word Doc)
Questions for Discussion - (Word Doc)
Plan a Trip! - (Word Doc)

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Researching Plants - (PDF form)
Write in Numerals - (PDF form)


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Age 10-12
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Moral Dilemmas - (Word Doc)
How Do You Make Decisions - (Word Doc)
Mansa Musa pilgrimage - (Word Doc)
How Does Information Spread? - (Word Doc)
Describe the Government - (Word Doc)
Authoritarian Decision Making - (Word Doc)
Representative Decision Making - (Word Doc)
Authoritarian vs. Representative - Pros and Cons - (Word Doc)
What Changed? - (Word Doc)
Describe a Change - (Word Doc)

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How Does Information Spread? - (PDF form)
Describe the Government - (PDF form)


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