ERIC Number: ED354199
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Destination: Nepal. Video Guide.
This video guide was developed by the Peace Corps' Office of World Wise Schools. The activities it describes are designed for a 3- to 5-day unit on Nepal, one of the Peace Corps' oldest countries of service. The guide is for use in conjunction with the videotape, "Destination: Nepal." Through study of the tape and guide, students will be able to: (1) describe Nepal in terms of cultural and geographic diversity; (2) compare and contrast aspects of Nepalese and U.S. life; and (3) relate the fundamental themes of geography to Nepalese culture and geography. Separated into Level A (grades three through five), Level B (grades six through nine), and Level C (grades 10 through 12), the guide includes information for teachers, worksheets, and suggestions for using the worksheets. Fifty-two references are included. (LBG)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Elementary Secondary Education, Geographic Concepts, Geography Instruction, Multicultural Education, Social Studies, Thematic Approach, Videotape Recordings
Peace Corps of the United States of America, Office of World Wise Schools, 1990 K Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20526.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Peace Corps, Washington, DC. Office of World Wise Schools.
Identifiers - Location: Nepal