India Cultural Enrichment Trunk
The India Trunk includes the following:
Quick facts about India, a Teacher's Introduction to India, Look What Came from India, a videocassette of Indian festivals, relief maps of India, a Hindi alphabet, information on Hinduism, representative clothing for men and women, geography, currency, music, cuisine, etc. Curriculum materials are suitable for use in K-12 classrooms.
Tibet Cultural Enrichment Trunk
The Tibet Trunk includes the following:
An overview of Tibet, quick facts, and quite a bit of information on Buddhism, including a guide to Buddhist beliefs, information on Tara, the Buddhist savior-goddess, Tibetan temple bell and vajra, tingshas (cymbals), prayer flags, a "wheel of life" painting, etc. Curriculum materials suitable for use in K-12 classrooms.
Pakistan Cultural Enrichment Trunk
The Pakistan Trunk includes the following:
Quick facts, geography, posters of tourist attractions, history, religion, a prayer rug, a prayer cap worn by men during prayer, an Urdu alphabet chart, men's and women's clothing, chappals (sandals), currency, examples of artwork, music, cuisine, etc. Curriculum materials suitable for use in K-12 classrooms.
Bangladesh Cultural Enrichment Trunk
The Bangladesh Trunk includes the following:
Quick facts, a brief history, tourist brochures and poster, a Bangla (language) alphabet and primer, Darjeeling tea, Nakshi Kantha (embroidered quilt), arts and crafts, examples of Bengali jewelry, a village woman doll depicting traditional women's dress, etc. Curriculum materials suitable for use in K-12 classrooms.
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