A game to introduce concepts of public health. Available in Spanish and English.
Al Gore’s site on climate change. Click on “the science” for discussion of global warming and consequences.
This website allows students to hear and compare the testimonies of over 5,000 members of humanity as they answer the same questions about their fears, dreams, ordeals, hopes.
This language page lists greetings and common phrases in over 800 languages.
The Database of Award Winning Children’s Literature allows you to search multicultural literature by language, ethnicity, and nationality.
Since 1985, CCI Greenheart has offered cultural exchange programs in the U.S. that connect Americans with international students. As the leading nonprofit cultural exchange sponsor that blends service learning and volunteerism into all of our programs, we are effectively creating a community of compassionate and conscious global citizens.
The Language Course Vocabulary Trainer offers a comprehensive set of 5000 words in several languages. All words are presented with audio, images and with progressive intervals of repetition that ensure optimum retention. It is completely free.
http://www.hungerbanquet.org This innovative site invites a person to step into a world where access to food and other resources are often scarce. By “taking a seat” at the Hunger Banquet table, the user assumes the role of a person from a developing nation and is forced to make choices which will determine his or her . . . → Read More: Oxfam America’s Hunger Banquet
http://www.education.noaa.gov NOAA’s many educational activities are distributed across the agency. This site has been designed to help students, teachers, librarians and the general public access the many educational activities, publications, and booklets that have been produced.
http://www.takingitglobal.org Taking It Global is a unique international organization because it is run by youth and for youth. It operates with the motivation that the problems in today’s world, in everything from global warming to the pervasive threat of AIDS/HIV, are all interconnected, and their global dimensions demand global solutions. Taking It Global seeks to . . . → Read More: Taking it Global
http://www.unicef.org/voy Voices of Youth invites youth to discuss how this world can become a place where the rights of every child are protected, that is, the right to live in peace, to have decent shelter, to be healthy and well-nourished, to have clean water, to play, to go to school, and to be protected from . . . → Read More: Voices of Youth
http://clvweb.cord.edu/prweb/ Summer camp sessions in Minnesota are offered in 10 different languages. Great for Middle School students.
http://www.carriewagner.com/index.html Carrie Wagner is a North Carolina-based author, speaker, and photographer. Her global engagement workshops for K-12 classrooms incorporates her journey with Habitat for Humanity for three years in rural Uganda and three years in post-apartheid South Africa.
http://www.gsh.org Global SchoolHouse provides online opportunities for teachers to collaborate, communicate, and celebrate shared learning experiences.