In this lesson, students will work collaboratively to discuss why understanding diversity and cultural traditions is important. They will develop empathetic understanding of a different way of life and the origins and significance of a cultural celebration. The Step into the globe class game is teacher directed and students will require atlas references for locating the origins of global celebrations on a world map.
The historical concepts of significance and empathetic understanding are developed in this lesson.
What are some significant celebrations and commemorations observed around the world?