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Experiencing & discovering the Olympic Games: Special PyeongChang 2018

Experiencing & discovering the Olympic Games: Special PyeongChang 2018

This educational kit contains information on PyeongChang 2018, the 23rd Olympic Winter Games and their host country, South Korea. It suggests a number of classroom activities for pupils aged between 6 and 15. Thirty years after hosting the Summer Games in its capital city, Seoul, the Republic of Korea will welcome the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games 2018 to the city of PyeongChang. Hosting this global event places South Korea in the media spotlight, and brings it to the attention of the public worldwide. As host of an event with universal resonance and international scope, Korea is drawing upon its rich culture to present itself to the world. The “Experiencing & discovering the Olympic Games: Special PyeongChang 2018” kit includes: • Essential information about the 23rd Olympic Winter Games; • An introduction to Korean culture as it affects the Games; • Classroom activities for pupils aged 6 to 11 and 12 to 15. The purpose of this kit is to show how the Olympic values and the culture of the host country have been incorporated into the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. The themes are designed to link with educational curricula in a variety of ways, and awaken students’ curiosity, while familiarising them with the Olympic Games. Enjoy learning about PyeongChang 2018!
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NORTH KOREA Facts

NORTH KOREA Facts

North Korea fact sheets. Printable sheets that provide background information for students of all ages. Suitable as a supporting handout for class discussions about North Korea, the news and world politics in general.
StartEducation
Country Studies Bundle (Asia)

Country Studies Bundle (Asia)

Let's get to know Asia! This 107-page country bundle includes 7 country studies with a great variety of activities and exercises about China, India, Japan, Indonesia, Thailand, North Korea and South Korea. The materials have informative exercises about the things that these countries are famous for, such as the Great Wall, Dynasties, Hinduism, Buddhism, Martial Arts and many other things! Crosswords, word searches, puzzles and other kinds of activities are included to make it a fun and interesting class. You might also like these bundles: European (France, Spain, Germany, Italy, Greece, and the United Kingdom) North America (Mexico, Canada, Cuba, and the United States) South America (Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela) Spanish Speaking Country Studies (Argentina, Spain, Colombia, Mexico, Cuba, Peru, and Venezuela) All Units (32 Country Studies) Top 10 Best-selling Country Studies
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South Korea (country study)

South Korea (country study)

Let’s get to know South Korea! This worksheet includes 10 pages with a great variety of activities and exercises about south Korea. The materials have informative exercises about the things that South Korea is famous for, such as the Korean War, Gangnam Style, Kimchi, Plastic Surgery, K-pop, Taekwondo and many other things! Crosswords, word searches, puzzles and other kinds of activities are included to make it a fun and interesting class. Overview: Page 1: South Korea in pictures Page 2: Brief introduction to South Korea Page 3/4: History of Korea Page 5: The Korean War Page 6/7: Attractions Page 8: Korean Food Page 9: Culture Page 10: Revision The answers and an answer sheet are included. You might also like these worksheets: North Korea Japan China Thailand (free!) You can save money by purchasing bundles! All units: 28 Country Studies Asian Country Studies Keywords: Seoul, Won, Samsung, Plastic Surgery, Kimchi, Hyundai, 38th Parallel, DMZ, Demilitarized Zone, Psy, Gangnam Style, K-pop, Taekwondo, Joseon, Koryo, Namdaemun, Bibimbap, Hanbok.
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North Korea (country study)

North Korea (country study)

Let’s get to know North Korea! This worksheet includes 15 pages with a great variety of activities and exercises about North Korea. The materials have informative exercises about the things that North Korea is famous for, such as the Kim Family, Nuclear Missiles, DMZ, the Mass games, the Korean War and many other things! Crosswords, word searches, puzzles and other kinds of activities are included to make it a fun and interesting class. Overview: Page 1: North Korea in pictures Page 2: Introduction Page 3: The Korean War Page 4-5: The Kim Dynasty Page 6-7: Everyday Life in North Korea Page 8-9: Attractions Page 10: The Mass Games Page 11-12: Interesting Facts Page 13: Nuclear Weapons Program Page 14: Writing Page 15: Reflection The answers and an answer sheet are included. The following questions are just a few of the things that will be handled in the worksheet: - Who are the leaders of North Korea? - How do they run the country? - Why are they so angry with America? - What was the Korean War? - Why are there two Korea's? - What is the difference between North and South Korea? - How is everyday life for normal North Korean people? - What are the Mass Games? - What is the 38th parallel? You might also like these worksheets: South Korea Cuba China Russia Geography - Asia You can save money by purchasing bundles! All units: 28 Country Studies Asian Country Studies Key words: Nuclear missiles, Military Parade, Kim Il Sung, Propaganda, Demilitarized Zone, DMZ, Kim Jung Il, Mass Games, Kim Jong Un, Kim Jong Il, Pyongyang, Dictator, Korean War, South Korea, 38th parallel, Communism, Communist, Great Leader, Dear Leader, Totalitarian, Isolated, no prep.
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