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Celebrations Around The World - Inquiry Task

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 17 pages | Grades: 3 - 4

A four page inquiry task, assessing students' knowledge of cultural celebrations from around the world.

In this inquiry task, students imagine they have traveled to another country. Whilst over there they experience one of the country’s most important cultural celebrations. Their task is to write a journal entry that recounts all of their (imaginary) experiences at this cultural celebration.

Cultural celebrations students can choose:

  • Australia Day
  • Basant Kite Festival
  • Bastille Day
  • Chinese New Year
  • Independence Day
  • St Patrick’s Day.

This assessment resource includes a task explanation, research graphic organizer, five senses graphic organizer, writing template, and a fact sheet on each of the celebrations.


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