ERIC Number: ED382512
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Come Visit Our Country: Sweden.
Swedish National Commission for Unesco, Stockholm.; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).; National Swedish Board of Education, Stockholm.
This teaching booklet on Sweden is one in a series of four, developed within the framework of the Associated Schools Project of UNESCO with a view to promoting education for international understanding. The purpose is to enable students to learn more about the lifestyles of their peers in Sweden--their school and family life, aspects of their cultural past, their preferences with regard to food, dress, literature, music, as well as their future aspirations. The booklet has six chapters: (1) Come Visit Our Country; (2) Our Culture(s): The Past and the Present; (3) Who Are We?; (4) Cultural Life in the City and the Country; and (5) Community Life; and (6) World Concerns and the Future. The appendix contains Swedish myths. (EH)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Education, Culture, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Global Education, Intercultural Programs, International Education, Multicultural Education, World Geography
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, 7, place de Fontenoy, 75352 Paris 07 SP (France).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Swedish National Commission for Unesco, Stockholm.; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).; National Swedish Board of Education, Stockholm.
Note: Prepared by students from the UNESCO Associated Schools Project.