Culture Iceberg showing the visible and invisible aspects of culture. Foreign language classes can deepen cultural understanding by going "below the waterline." The image by James Penstone is licensed under a Creative Commons .
Exploring world cultures with your child allows them to build an appreciation for the world around them and the people in it. This free printable Children of the World matching game is a great place to start!
Cultural Iceberg - When teaching topics related to social justice and respecting cultures, this is a good visual reference to open the conversation about the more and less visible aspects of culture (perhaps a FACULTY discussion)
Books to Help Children Explore the World
Have fun learning about other countries and cultures by using these beautiful books that help children explore the world.
Picture Books From Countries Around the World
When we introduce diverse cultures to kids, it enlarges their worlds. Picture books from different countries give kids an important appreciation for both other cultures and people.