Carnival Around the World: Oranges, Masquerades, and Pancakes
It's time for carnival around the world! Learn about the traditions and celebrations of Carnival around the world with stories, photos, and videos.
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.
Books that Feature Incredible Asian Elephants
A list of wonderful stories and folktales that feature Asian elephants, an endangered species from Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, and other SE Asian countries.
Activities after Watching "The Red Balloon" Movie
The 1956 French film "The Red Balloon" is a wonderful introduction to foreign films for kids. Here are activities to do with young children after viewing.
Get an International Pen-Pal
Writing to a pen-pal abroad can facilitate lifelong friendships & is a great learning experience. Here are some ways to find a pen-pal for your child.
Using Country Units with Kids to take a Virtual Trip Around the World
This extensive list of resources helps parents and teachers take their kids on a virtual trip around the world using country units.
7 ideas for social justice lesson plans - The Barefoot Mommy
Find creative & simple ideas for social justice lesson plans in a variety of subjects, including math, reading, social studies & the arts.
Best Movies for Kids from Around the World (Plus Lesson Plans!)
Finding age-appropriate, high-quality foreign films, especially to watch with younger children, can be a big challenge. Here are over 25 of the best movies for kids from around the world!
Indonesian Folktales Featuring Animal Characters for Kids
Read these delightful children's stories featuring animal characters (heroes and tricksters!) that all are based on traditional Indonesian folktales.
A Storybook about Eid-al-Adha for Kids
Kids learn about the Muslim festival Eid-al-Adha (remembering Abraham's willingness to obey God and sacrifice his son, Ishmael) with this children's book.
How to Celebrate Diwali with Kids - Kid World Citizen
25 2 253 0 0 2 Diwali is a 5 day fall festival beginning on the 15th day of the Hindu calendar month of Kartika (Ashwin). Diwali is celebrated by millions of Hindus, Sikhs and Jains across the world! The festival, which coincides with the Hindu New Year, celebrates both new beginnings and the triumph...Read More »
Watch the Indian Film "Like Stars On Earth"
The Indian film "Like Stars on Earth" is the perfect foreign film for families. The story of a young boy with dyslexia and his phenomenal art teacher.
5 Native American Books for Kids
The Native American books fight against negative stereotypes by portraying diverse stories of a culture that is neither static nor extinct.
Earth Day Videos about Animals for Kids from Project Explorer
These fabulous Earth Day videos for kids set around the world give in-depth views on animals, their habitats, peculiar behaviors, characteristics and more!
Little Passports: Explore the World from Your Home!
With Little Passports, explore the world from your home! Every month a new package arrives from a different country with tons of activities for kids!