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Category: Cultural Connections posts

New STEM Activity: The Mediterranean Diet

Bring international flavor to the classroom with an all new STEM activity on the Mediterranean Diet! High School Biology and Human Nutrition Teacher Carlie Frydman has...
May 2, 2018 Sarah Bichsel

Costa Rica Student Tour Fun Facts

Costa Rica is a small country in Central America you may be familiar with due to its bustling tourism scene and picturesque views. Sitting between...
April 20, 2018 Theresa Santorelli

6 Easter Traditions Around the World

For Christians around the world, Easter is one of the holiest events of the year, but even if you are not of faith, the accompanying...
March 29, 2018 Sarah Bichsel

Carnival Celebrations Around the World

Most Americans are well aware of the purple, yellow and green, the gaudy beads, and the busy streets that symbolize the celebrations of Mardi Gras...
April 14, 2017 Allison Swider

French Crêpes – Recipe of the Week

This week's recipe takes us to France where in cities like Paris, crêpes are available on every street corner. They will certainly be a snack...
June 15, 2016 Marc Amigone

Hands of Friendship Across the Water

This guest post was contributed by ACIS Tour Manager Chris Relton. As tour managers, we love travel – we love discovery. It’s a given. But...
May 20, 2016 Chris Relton

Haggis Dinner: Cultural Connection Spotlight

There's no better way to experience a foreign culture than through its native culinary tradition. There are many European countries where the food is the...
March 9, 2016 Marc Amigone

What Does it Mean to be a Global Citizen?

With each passing day, our world becomes increasingly globalized. The food we eat, the clothes we wear, the music to which we listen and the...
December 14, 2015 Marc Amigone

Jamón 101: An Intro to Spanish Ham

My daughter recently got married and among the many things that we had to eat, we elected to have a serrano ham on the bone...
November 20, 2015 Peter Jones
Featured Post Teachers in Their Own Words Everyone at ACIS is passionate about educational travel and could give you an overflowing list... Sarah Bichsel
Featured Post Teachers in Their Own Words Everyone at ACIS is passionate about educational travel and could give you an overflowing list... Sarah Bichsel

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