Cultural Traditions

by  Ohio History Connection

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Discover traditions from around the globe! Your students will
learn how different cultures use days of celebration to come together as a
community. You will hear from people that celebrate Eid, Carnaval, Juneteenth
and Diwali, and you will learn about these traditions and their origins.

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About This Program


Multipoint: $100.00
Multipoint Premium: $90.00
Point to Point: $100.00
Point to Point Premium: $90.00


45 minutes

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3

Minimum participants:

No minimum

Maximum participants:


Primary Disciplines

International, Religion, Social and Emotional Learning( SEL), Social Studies/History

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, etc...)
Google Hang Out
Microsoft Teams

Booking Information

Please provide us with three date or time options. This will provide us with a better change to accommodate your needs.

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Provider's Cancellation Policy

We will not charge for programs cancelled due to inclement weather but require notification of cancellation by phone or email. The full presentation fee will be charged to sites, which cancel with less than 24 hours notice.

About This Provider

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Ohio History Connection

Columbus, OH
United States

Ohio History Connection offers engaging, blended learning that brings history to life for students, educators, and lifelong learners of all ages. Our award-winning, live and interactive programs use the tools of history to understand ourselves, each other, and the world around us,

The Ohio History Connection is a statewide history organization with the mission to spark discovery of Ohio’s stories. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization chartered in 1885, the Ohio History Connection carries out history services for Ohio and its citizens focused on preserving and sharing the state’s history. This includes housing the state historic preservation office, the official state archives, local history office, k-12 education and managing more than 50 sites and museums across Ohio. For more information on programs and events, visit ohiohistory.org.

For more information on our Virtual Learning Experiences and other educational offerings, contact us at education@ohiohistory.org

School and Teacher Support

Program Details


1 This program begins with a short introduction about culture, tradition and diversity.
2. Facilitator will show four short-videos with four different people that celebrate and represent each tradition (Diwali, Ramadan/Eid, Carnaval and Juneteenth).
3. After each video, facilitator will ask questions and engage with students. In at least one occasion, students will be asked to get up and move as they learn one of the traditional dances.
4. Q&A about traditions.
5. Facilitator will encourage students to reflect on their own traditions, how they may be similar or different from what they learned and invited to explore more.


• Students will discover the diverse ways different cultures celebrate holidays and traditions.
• Students will compare and contrast different cultural celebrations and traditions.
• Students will describe different customs, traditions, and family celebrations.

Standards Alignment

National Standards


State Standards

State of Ohio Standards

Social Studies
·- C.S. K.3 and K.6
- C.S 2.5, C.S. 2.8 and C.S. 2.9
- C.S. 3.3. and 3.8
·-C.S. 4.3 and 4.13

English Language Arts
- SL.K.1, SL.K.2 and SL.K3
- SL.1.1, SL.1.2 and SL.1.3
- SL.2.1, SL.2.2 an SL.2.3
- SL.3.1 ,SL.3.2 and SL.3.3
- SL.4.1 , SL.4.2 and SL.4.3

Social and Emotional
· C3