Introducing your students to different festivals and celebrations around the world is a great way to promote cultural diversity in the classroom! Here are some free resources to start fostering a multicultural environment in your English class. Looking for more ways to support cultural diversity? Check out our blog post on tips for creating a culturally diverse environment.Let us know in the comments what works best for you and your students!
Timkat Presentation & Roulette Game
Timkat is the celebration of Epiphany in Ethiopia. Test your students’ listening skills with this activity. Students are challenged to listen closely and then have their knowledge tested with a roulette wheel quiz. Suitable for secondary.
Teach your students about the Malaysian festival of Thaipusam and then challenge their memory with an interactive game. This isn’t your typical memory game…there’s a special twist! Suitable for primary and lower secondary.