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Could you add a "day to day life" section for each country?
Adding how a normal day is for the people of the counry4 votes
Introductory Country Videos
Many of my students are new English Language Readers & Listeners. I am not certain that my students understand the Kids' edition. It would be nice to have a short (<5 minute) video introducing the country as well as some pertinent & popular information. This could be done for the country as a whole as well as by individual sections.
Thank you.4 votes
I would really like to see Deaf culture added to these. Maybe start with American Sign Language and go from there.4 votes
Capital cities of the world page
I love the world edition for countries. It would be great to have a section of capital cities of the world. Focusing on information about the city using the five themes of geography4 votes
Include more interviews of students of students from the United States.
My students were studying the interviews of students from around the world. They were creating a poll to compare interviewees favorite sports and subjects in school and their own classroom polls. They were so disappointed when there was not one interview of a student from the United States!4 votes
Update the lesson plans.
Please incorporate virtual tools and update the lesson plans. For example, my county uses pear deck, screencastify, flipgrid and tons of other distance learning tools. The lessons haven't been updated in years.2 votes
The National Parks CultureGrams
"The National Parks CulutreGrams"
I wonder if there could be a category for the National Parks.12 votes
U.S. Colonialism and Government
My teachers would use it more if there was greater alignment to the social studies common core for 4th and 5th.2 votes
Having info available for faculty to be able to see what is happening with the virus in our International student's home countries to better understand their stress.5 votes
Any way a history class can search Jim Crow Laws by state? Please let me know if I'm missing it! Thanks!
APUSH class will be researching Jim Crow Laws by state. I wish I could direct them to CultureGrams State Edition!4 votes
I think cultureGrams can be improved by including pictures/videos/people/info of life in the cities not just villages
more inclusive images, videos and info6 votes
I love being able to research China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong, but am disappointing when I can't research Macao4 votes
Chinese Divisions(provinces, special administrative regions, municipalities, and autonomous regions) Edition
It would be great if you had a Chinese Provinces edition, similar to the U.S. States and Canadian Provinces editions you already offer especially since China is a large and diverse part of today's world.4 votes
Adding an indigenous cultures section
It would be nice to have a section for the many unique indigenous nations.24 votes
Equivalent to Google Translate for technical domains, validated and contextualized.3 votes
Include a quick-reference comparison to the US dollar in "Money/Economy"
1) I like how the Kids Edition includes a link to "Money and Economy" - could the World Edition's "Economy" link also say "MONEY"? Some of my students switch between the two editions to find all their info.
2) While I know not all users are in the United States, would it be possible to include a quick-reference within the Money link that shows how that country's currency compares to one U.S. dollar? My language teachers like to ask students to find that more often than extensive economic information.9 votes
Will you please add a page for famous people and animals? My fourth grade students need this information for their research. Please note, I am not looking to duplicate the biographical databases. I am simply looking for a paragraph or two about famous people or animals. Of course, biographies would be welcome too.16 votes
More audio files
I noticed you have audio files that play foreign terms for some countries. It would be nice if you could add these to all of the countries.14 votes
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