Extend the development of initial map and globe skills.
Extend initial ability to locate new information and to express understanding in various classroom projects. Example: imitating activities encountered in reading about other times and other places
Describe traditions of various cultures noting similarities and differences.
Become acquainted with various cultures encountered in stories from literature. Example of aspects of culture: beliefs, customs, ceremonies, traditions, social practices, moral teachings, Raven: A Trickster Tale From the Pacific Northwest by Gerald McDermott
The students will learn how it would be if the butterfly were to go to another country.
The teacher would have read The Very Hungry Caterpillar and also would have watched the growth of a caterpillar into a butterfly. They will then discuss if the butterfly were to go to another country what would it do there.
The student will think of different countries that the butterfly could fly to. They would discuss what it would eat or see.
This will teach the students about other countries in a fun and interesting way.