Holiday Traditions Around the World – Buncee
Radio waves carry sounds of cheer, warm kitchens smell of sweetness, and magical sights await around every corner. An astute detective knows this can only mean one thing: the holidays are here! Around the world, families and friends are joyfully gathering, keeping holiday traditions alive.
Dive into the histories behind holiday traditions with your children, and learn how families across the globe celebrate by creating on edu.buncee.com. Buncee’s simple cloud based, online creation canvas allows children, their parents or their teachers to create anything from digital stories and multimedia research reports, to presentations and projects, all while operating within their own virtual classroom. Below are just a few of the ways you can use buncee to create a global classroom at home this holiday season.
Learn the meaning behind the global tradition of gift giving at Christmas.
Create a buncee lesson comparing how you celebrate a holiday with how it’s celebrated in other countries. Who knew that St. Nicholas fills up shoes with goodies in Germany?
Pick a winter celebration that your family doesn’t celebrate, and create a buncee lesson to learn about it together.
Research winter celebrations around the world, and create a buncee about them. Point out the differences and the similarities, and discuss them together.
Create a buncee on a holiday story from another country, like the Italian legend of La Befana.
These buncee lessons and projects will take your children across the world, without having to leave your home or brave the cold! You will be amazed at what you and your children will learn.