Inquiry Questions

How do people celebrate festivals around the world?
How has the community changed and / or remained the same over time and what role have people of diverse backgrounds played in the development and character of the local community?



So many of the world’s festivals involve celebrating the changing of the seasons. Festival foods and traditions help societies enrich their relationship with the world around them. This resource is a great way to travel with students through climates, seasons, languages and cultures. 

Link: Festivals From Around the World

Scoop It

This link presents many opportunities for students to explore and research many festivals and other social occasions from around the around: what are the main reasons for these occasions? Social habits, food, common language or social habits?

Link: Asia Education Foundation