|Where on Earth Are You From?|
|Description||Goals and Objectives||Grade Level:||4th & 5th|
|This lesson gives students the opportunity to share information about their culture. Google Earth will be used to illustrate where their families are from. Lastly, students will reflect on what they've learned and provide feedback on how they would like to use Google Earth.||Goal: Culture Diversity
Objectives: To increase an understanding of different cultures.
To explore the world using Google Earth.
Appreciating Cultural Differences
|2-3 class periods|
|Skills Addressed||File Resources Available||Related Topics & Resources|
Writing good questions
|A written reflection will be turned in that includes what the students have learned about both their culture and that of their peers.|
|Notes about the Lesson||Non-Digital Materials Needed||Digital Materials Needed|
|Allow the students to share information about their families. Encourage students to be brief (to allow for others to have time to share). Be mindful of adopted students or those where both parents are deceased.||pencil/paper||laptop, projector, access to google earth|
|Created By:||ztime1||Date:||0:35:49 2007-10-14||
|Ideas for Extensions:||Students could display their path of migration (both within the U.S. and/or the world).|