Gift Giving Around the World
By Virginia Kirsch
Giving gifts is an important part of conducting business around the world. Learners read about the kinds of gifts that are welcomed in various cultures, and which are not. A quiz completes the activity.
North American and East Asian Customs
In this learning activity you'll discover different cultural traditions between East Asian people and North Americans.
Religions of the World - Christianity
By Therese Nemec
In this learning activity you'll identify the counties with the largest Christian populations.
Religions of the World - Buddhism
In this learning activity you'll analyze the structures of Buddhism and identifies the countries with the largest Buddhist populations.
Circle of Familiars
By Gary Briggs-Deneen
In this learning activity you'll explain your placement of five people somewhere withing the circle of familiars chart.
Families Around the World - Birth Rates
In this learning activity you'll test your knowledge of global rates for births.
Mandarin Chinese - Making an Appointment with the Doctor
By Pao-Mi Wei
In this animated activity, the learner listens to a dialogue in which a caller speaks with a receptionist to make a doctor’s appointment. The learner can then click on a number of medical terms to hear their pronunciation in Mandarin Chinese.
Mandarin Chinese - Shopping for Groceries
In this animated activity, learners read and listen to a dialogue in Mandarin Chinese in a grocery store setting. The learner can then click on photos of fruits and vegetables to hear their pronunciation in Mandarin.
Mandarin Chinese - Business Meeting
In this Mandarin Chinese activity, learners read and listen to phrases that would commonly be spoken during introductions at a business meeting. Job titles and the names of items found in an office are also taught in this lesson.
European Union: Part 2
Students view maps and answer questions about the newest nine members of the European Union.
Understanding Basic Sociology Terms: Culture
By Barbara Todd
In this learning activity you'll match introductory sociology terms on culture with their definition.
By robin rathsack
In this learning activity you'll discover different communication styles from around the world.