Day 1: Watch "Food: A Multicultural Feast" that can be found at www.learningseed.com and answer questions on the video guide. (20 mins)
Then have the students find a partner and select a country to research for the poster project. Each team must chose a different country from the rest of the class.
Day 2: Give the students 20 minutes to finish their poster. Then have the posters displayed around the room for a gallery walk. Have students visit a set number or all of the posters and answer questions. You should also have them compare 1 country to their chose country and 1 country to the US.
Day 3: Introduction to Restaurants - Fill in notes guides during the teacher lead discussion over the types of restaurants. (I have a key to this, I'll upload it soon)
After the lesson, pass out the Cultural Restaurant Project. Discuss expectations and timelines. Students must choose a partner or two and turn in the 1st daily grade.
Day 4-8 Students will continue to work on project. There are 4 daily grade check points built in for progress checks.
Day 9 and 10: Students will present their projects to their classmates and provide a food sample.