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World Cultures Resources

From the weather patterns of the Kapiti plain to the history of the Mexican corrido, travel across the globe to explore world cultures and the art they produce.

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Discover the real story of the Lion King and the rich tapestry of sounds from North African cultures
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Discover past and present civilizations through their arts
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Fish painting, lion dances, larger-than-life calligraphy and a tornado of fire... experience the vibrant diversity of the arts across Asia
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Discover Javanese dance, learn about the monkey dance, and meet artists from Indonesia in this exploration of Asian-Pacific Islander arts
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Travel through the diverse cultures of Latin America, enjoying art rich in both tradition and innovation
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Experience traditional Native American culture through dance, music and visual arts
Grades 6-8 Lesson
This lesson explores the realities and effects of war on children by examining diaries, journals, and letters written by children during times of war
Grades 9-12 Lesson
Students will explore different cultures' supernatural explanations for human existence in several societies.
Tipsheet
Practical ideas for creating authentic cultural experiences for your students
Take Five
Enliven and enrich your cultural heritage month observances through the arts
Video Series
This video series brings you a glimpse of the music of Haiti
Video Series
The relentless and high-energy style of Haiti's Tabou Combo's Konpa knows no language barrier
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Azor is known throughout the world as one of the most powerful voices in traditional sacred music in Vodou
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Specializing in Gypsy music, these versatile musicians from the heart of the Balkans perform music from the region
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These Indonesian visitors are happy to share their country’s traditional Javanese dancing
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Reginald Policard and Friends perform in celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Haitian Revolution
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