Westwood second grade
students just completed a project about their cultural history. Part of the
project included a room transformation that included extra reading, writing and
Said teacher Anna Laubscher, “I set up my room as 14 stations of different countries. Each student received a passport that they took to each station. At each station, there were a few short paragraphs to read, two short journal entries and two second grade math questions.”
The countries included France, Japan, Canada, Brazil, South Africa, Thailand, Ireland, Australia, Norway, Russia, Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, and Mexico. Each station was set up with a poster, flags, puppet in traditional costume, and food and objects that represented the culture.
Pictured: Lucas Gordon