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The very best ideas for teachers to become more efficient. Engaging activities for K-12 educators, including lesson plans, professional development, socio-emotional learning, themed, project-based units, student-centered learning, and more.

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Runaway Rice Cake book by Ying Chang Compestine is a cute story for kids that takes place in Chinese New Year. There's a recipe for Nian Gao (rice cake) to go with the book. Chinese Sticky Rice, Gingerbread Man Story, Nian Gao, Year Of The Pig, Fiction And Nonfiction, Rice Cakes, Chinese Culture, Children's Literature, Chinese New Year

Nian Gao: Chinese Sticky Rice Cake Book and Recipe

Read the Runaway Rice Cake, and then make your own nian gao: Chinese sticky rice cake! Perfect for Chinese New Year (plus it's vegan and gluten-free!).

Rent Whale Rider starring Keisha Castle-Hughes and Rawiri Paratene on DVD and Blu-ray. Get unlimited DVD Movies & TV Shows delivered to your door with no late fees, ever. One month free trial! Keisha Castle Hughes, Whale Rider, Mighty Girl, Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe, Bon Film, Girl Fights, Movies Worth Watching, Wale, Family Movies

Maori Culture Shines in the Film Whale Rider

The New Zealand film “Whale Rider” tells the story of 12-year old Pai, a Maori girl whose ancestor Paikea was the whale rider. Great lesson plans and ideas to look for cultural elements- Kid World Citizen

Mom of 6 gives her take on schools in France. Check out this French handwriting chart for 6 year olds, found at a local French school. Learning To Write, Always Learning, Learning Tools, French Teacher, Teaching French, French Handwriting, French Cursive, Beautiful Handwriting, School

Read Families: Experiencing Schools in France

Mom of 6 gives her take on schools in France. Check out this French handwriting chart for 6 year olds, found at a local French school.

Books with Asian Characters- multicultural chapter books with characters who are from Asia or are Asian-American. Love that the genres include romance, historical fiction, comedy, sci-fi, adventure, thrillers, and more. Very diverse, from East Asia, South Fiction And Nonfiction, Fiction Books, Japan Crafts, India Crafts, China Crafts, Asian Books, Library Books, Ya Books, Teen Books

Chapter Books with Asian Characters for Kids Ages 11-14

Books with Asian Characters- multicultural chapter books with characters who are from Asia or are Asian-American. Love that the genres include romance, historical fiction, comedy, sci-fi, adventure, thrillers, and more. Very diverse, from East Asia, South

History For Kids Watches 56 Ideas Social Studies Projects, 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Curriculum, Social Studies Lesson Plans, Kindergarten Social Studies, Social Studies Worksheets, Social Studies Notebook, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities

Social Studies YouTube Channels for Kids! - Kid World Citizen

Social Studies YouTube Channels. Marvelous teacher channels that cover a full range of Social Studies topics: from geography, to economics, government, culture and history. My kids watch these videos to learn about history and social studies.

The Watcher: Jane Goodall (Biography) - What child does not like monkeys? This biography talks about the woman who studied Chimps. This is good in the classroom because it uses pictures to help tell the life story of Jane Goodall. Jane Goodall, Bebe Love, Biography Books, Mighty Girl, Leader In Me, Children's Literature, Women In History, Ancient History, Read Aloud

Learn about Earth Hero Jane Goodall: Champion of the Chimps

Teach your children about Earth hero Jane Goodall: a beautiful role model for animal lovers and kids who want to protect our Earth.

Weeping Camel Movie- documentary/drama about a mama camel who rejects her adorable baby camel and the nomadic Mongolian family who tries everything they can to help their animals bond and survive in the Gobi Desert. Great foreign film for animal lovers! Best Kid Movies, Great Movies, Family Movie Night, Family Movies, Baby Camel, Travel Movies, Anthropologie, Beautiful Film, Beautiful Scenery

Watch Mongolian "The Story of the Weeping Camel" + Lesson Plans

Weeping Camel Movie- documentary/drama about a mama camel who rejects her adorable baby camel and the nomadic Mongolian family who tries everything they can to help their animals bond and survive in the Gobi Desert. Great foreign film for animal lovers!

Dalai Lama Peacemaker from Tibet- resources to introduce kids to Buddhism (in a World Religions unit for example), and the Dalai Lama. Teaching Tools, Teaching Kids, Anthropologie, Kids Around The World, World Religions, Fiction And Nonfiction, Dalai Lama, Good Books, Amazing Books

Kids: Learn about the Dalai Lama

Learn about the Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of the Tibetan people, through books and videos, and his teachings of non-violence and kindness.

Langston Hughes Books for Kids. A leader of the Harlem Renaissance: his poetry are as relevant now as ever. These pictures books introduce kids to his life and major works. Good for black history month or ANY time. Black History Month Canada, Black History Month Poems, Black History Month Activities, Black History Quotes, History For Kids, History Classroom, History Teachers, Multicultural Classroom, Poetry For Kids

Langston Hughes for Kids: Poet, Activist, Leader of Harlem Renaissance

Langston Hughes Books for Kids. A leader of the Harlem Renaissance: his poetry are as relevant now as ever. These pictures books introduce kids to his life and major works. Good for black history month or ANY time.

Use these children's books about Ramadan to teach your kids about Islam, and how Eid is celebrated. Teaching Kids, Kids Learning, Teaching Tools, Muslim Holidays, Learn Arabic Alphabet, Arabic Lessons, Kids Around The World, Fiction And Nonfiction, Learning Arabic

Children's Books about Ramadan

Use these children's books about Ramadan to teach your kids about Islam, and how Eid is celebrated.

Participate in one of these 14 fabulous global collaboration projects for elementary schools, and teach your kids about the world! Learning Resources, Teaching Tools, Teaching Kids, Kids Learning, Geography For Kids, Geography Lessons, Elementary Teacher, Elementary Schools, Stella Maris

Global Collaboration: Elementary Teachers Seek Partners

Participate in one of these 14 fabulous global collaboration projects for elementary schools, and teach your kids about the world!

Project based learning kindergarten - Learn about Penguins! Educational Resources for Parents and Teachers – Project based learning kindergarten Penguin Facts, Penguin Life, Penguin Books, Penguin Research, Artic Animals, Kindergarten Learning, Learning Activities, Thematic Units, Fiction And Nonfiction

Learn about Penguins! Educational Resources for Parents and Teachers

Learn about Penguins! Tons of resources for kids: lesson plans, games, videos, printables, books, maps, and facts about penguins.

Adoptive families: 14 ways to incorporate birth culture into your children's lives.I'm gonna need this for my kids Private Adoption, Open Adoption, Foster Care Adoption, Foster To Adopt, Hosting An Exchange Student, Geography For Kids, Geography Lessons, Global Citizenship, Anthropologie

Host an Exchange Student and Learn about the World with Your Kids

Host an Exchange Student- how hosting enriched our family, and how you can do it too with reputable organizations (even if you can only do it for a night or a weekend!).

Carnival Around the World: Oranges, Masquerades, and Pancakes Carnival around the World Festivals: see how Fat Tuesday/Mardi Gras/Carnavale is celebrated in 10 different countries- Kid World Citizen Best Christmas Vacations, Canada Country, Celebration Balloons, Geography For Kids, World Festival, Celebration Around The World, World Crafts, World Cultures, Mardi Gras

Carnival Around the World: Oranges, Masquerades, and Pancakes

Carnival around the World Festivals: see how Fat Tuesday/Mardi Gras/Carnavale is celebrated in 10 different countries- Kid World Citizen

Learn about Ghana- facts for kids, a recipe from Ghana, books, and crafts. Everything you need for a report or unit on Ghana! Ghana Travel, Africa Travel, Ghana Facts, Lac Retba, Ghana Culture, Culture Club, African Culture, African Hut, Continents

World Cup for Kids: Ghana Profile

Learn about Ghana- facts for kids, a recipe from Ghana, books, and crafts. Everything you need for a report or unit on Ghana!

Naji and the Mystery of the Dig is a Persian chapter book packed with cultural bits, about an 8 year old's adventures and discovery in Iran. I love authentic, multicultural stories for kids. Kids Around The World, Persian Culture, Sorority Gifts, Reading Levels, Chapter Books, New Year Gifts, Stories For Kids, Teaching Tools, True Stories

Persian Chapter Book for Kids: Naji and the Mystery of the Dig

Naji and the Mystery of the Dig is a Persian chapter book packed with cultural bits, about an 8 year old's adventures and discovery in Iran. I love authentic, multicultural stories for kids.