Find out how children live around the world ( Colour Flag,Food, National Costumes)
Long fabric sections
Shawls and berets
Ladybirds will compare their lifestyles with that of other children around the world.
Use one sheet per ladybird
Colour in each flag, food, clothing and cut out (this can be done in advance for younger Ladybirds)
Stick on Map of each country
Learn how to say ‘Hello’ in each language and practice saying it to each other
Use fabric to dress different Ladybirds in different costumes
Have a multi-cultural meeting - dress up, taste food (being mindful of allergies) and play traditional games
Talk about the similarities and differences between Ireland and other country’s traditional food and dress.