Texas Tech University
TTU HomeK-12 Global Education Outreach Middle School

Middle School 2nd 6 Weeks Programs

CHOOSE A PROGRAM BY CLICKING ON THE image. THIS WILL TAKE YOU TO THE REGISTRATION PAGE.

♦- INDICATES THIS PROGRAM IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR "ON THE ROAD" (OTR)

 Latin

Mapping the Cultures of the World- Latin America:

These programs highlight a specific country in Latin America. By using our 10'x12' floor map, artifacts, stories, and engaging cultural activities students are immersed in Latin American culture. Choose from the featured country list below and then indicate your choice on the registration form.
     -Brazil
     -Mexico
     -Peru

Ellis

♦Ellis Island:

For more than six decades [1892-1954] this immigrant station processed hundreds of thousands of people into the United States. Travel back to the early 1900's and experience what it was like to come to America as an immigrant.

Native

American Indians:

The diverse geography found in Texas affected the settlement and development of indigenous cultures. This program focuses on four tribes, their economies, traditions, and influence on modern Texas. *Note: 7th Grade Only

Europe

Mapping the Cultures of the World-Europe:

These programs highlight a specific country within the continent of Europe. By using our 10'x12' floor map, artifacts, stories, and engaging cultural activities students are immersed in European culture. Choose from the featured country list below and then indicate your choice on the registration form.
     -Germany
     -Russia

SPECIAL PROGRAMS: THESE PROGRAMS ARE OFFERED IN MORNING AND AFTERNOON SESSIONS ON A SPECIFIC DAY AT THE ICC. THIS ALLOWS US TO SERVE A LARGER NUMBER OF STUDENTS. RESERVATIONS ARE MADE AT LEAST TWO WEEKS IN ADVANCE.

November 1st and 4th

Dia

♦Dia de los Muertos:

This holiday is rooted in ancient Aztec rituals mixed with colonial beliefs and culture creating a rich tradition found primarily in Mexico. Students will explore the history, traditions and current celebrations of this unique day.