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CULTUREGRAMS CONCISE, RELIABLE, UP-TO-DATE COUNTRY REPORTS DELIVERING THE WORLD… TO YOU. September 2013
Welcome to CultureGrams Your gateway to exclusive, standards- aligned cultural reports not available in any other resource countries 50 U.S. States & D.C. 13 Canadian Provinces
World Coverage. Local Authors. Only CultureGrams links students to cultural information that's written, reviewed and regularly updated by in- country experts. Exclusive content, in-country experts
Native and resident authors document information on 25 categories, with details of each country's customs, traditions, politics, and daily life. Exclusive content, in-country experts World Coverage. Local Authors.
CultureGrams. Global Snapshots. Discover the world through cultural and statistical snapshots. Go beyond economic stats and tourist overviews! Cultural Focus: Insights into Daily Life
CultureGrams. Global Snapshots. See what life's really like for people worldwide, with details that explore customs and courtesies, personal appearance, recipes, lifestyle, and more! Cultural Focus: Insights into Daily Life
CultureGrams. Global Snapshots. Age-appropriate versions of the World Edition reports Upper Elementary and Middle School Reading Level Over 120 countries and growing Kids Edition
50 States & D.C. 13 Canadian Provinces/Territories Current Maps and Flags Recipes Fun Facts Geographical detail Graphs and tables Culturally & Historically Accurate CultureGrams. State and Province Editions
CultureGrams. Local Coverage. In the States and Provinces Editions, timelines and cultural notes capture the diverse aspects of life across the states and provinces of North America. Cultural Focus: Insights into Daily Life
CultureGrams. Multi-Dimensional. See the world up-close with CultureGrams rich, authentic multimedia content including video, images, flags, maps and more! Multimedia Features: See the World
Themed slideshows take you on a visual journey, while videos offer glimpses of life through clips of locations, people, and events. CultureGrams. Multi-Dimensional.
Multimedia Features: See the World Growing photo gallery home to thousands of fascinating cultural images. New images added regularly! Photo download tool (thumbnail or full-size): ideal for presentations CultureGrams. Multi-Dimensional.
Multimedia Features: See the World Detail and outline versions of flags and maps are available for every country, state, and province. CultureGrams. Multi-Dimensional.
CultureGrams. National Geographic Maps. High resolution regional maps Every nation in World Edition includes a National Geographic regional map.
Multimedia Features: See the World All video and slideshow content can be streamed or downloaded. Downloads for student presentations. CultureGrams. Multi-Dimensional.
Local voices & perspectives Interviews with real people in the country provide detailed insight into daily life Range of ages and ethnicities New voices added regularly CultureGrams. Faces of the World Interviews.
CultureGrams. Tools. Understanding the World We make it easy to visualize data about daily life Data export in a variety of formats available
CultureGrams. Tools. Understanding the World 1. Choose countries or regions to compare 2. Choose data sets (infant mortality, female literacy, etc.) 3. Graph/table appears.
CultureGrams. Tools. Understanding the World Instantly access dozens of top-ten extremes charts. For example: countries with the highest oil consumption, most cell phones, highest military spending, etc.
CultureGrams. Tools. Understanding the World Easy to compare distances and currencies Check the time in country capitals Timely, accurate!
Available in all Editions Choose entire text or just a selection Speed, volume adjustment options Download to MP3 ReadSpeaker Text-to-Speech
CultureGrams. Tools. Teaching Resources Leveled and aligned teaching activities ready for use Alignment to 7 different national standards, including Common Core!
CultureGrams. Global Access. One Click Away: School or Home Always accessible by staff and students. 24 hours a day. 7 days a week Perfect fit in libraries and classrooms
CultureGrams. Global Access. One Click Away: School or Home Teachers can create standards-aligned lesson plans. Great for students with differing learning styles. Print (PDF) & Visual Media
CultureGrams. Global Access. One Click Away: School or Home The World Edition For students in grades 7 and higher Kids, States, and Provinces editions Perfect for younger or second-language learners
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