Here's a fun way for kids to learn about music from different cultures. The thumb piano is a popular instrument throughout Africa. Experiment with the sound made by having the pins at different distances apart. Paint it your favorite colors and get playin
Do you want to teach your students about Christmas around the world, but don't have tons of time to do it? This mini book project by The Library Patch is perfect for you! It covers, in simple terminology, two Christmas traditions from each of these places around the world: Mexico, Africa, Australia, Russia, and France. ($)
Onsen ~ came to love and appreciate the bathing ritual when I lived in Japan. The Japanese culture truly has the balance (well maybe not the city corporate life!!) of hard work, creating beautiful environments and stopping to relax at days end...... miss you Japan.