NEW HAVEN PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT CURRICULUM ALIGNMENT
A Taste of Korea: A Social Studies - Science Adventure aligns with the following New Haven School District and State of Connecticut mandated curriculum requirements:
Social Studies Content Areas 2, 8, and 9: Students will classify and analyze the significance of physical and cultural characteristics of places and world regions; explain how human and natural processes shape places; observe and identify geographic landmarks/boundaries; demonstrate a familiarity with people, places, and events from a spectrum of human experiences through select studies; describe ways in which relationships with other countries affect their lives, our communities, and country.
Science Content Area 3. Students will examine, compare, and contrast how heating and cooling cause change in some properties of specified materials.
Language Arts Content Area Standards 1, 2, 3, and 4. Students will listen to, read, and respond to text about and from other cultures and time periods; compare, contrast, and respond to text about multicultural experiences; recognize values, ethics and beliefs included in a text; discuss topics and connections that cross cultures; prepare, publish and/or present work appropriate to audience, purpose and task; use oral and written responses to convey understanding; demonstrate proficient use of proper mechanics, usage, and spelling skills.