Global Learning

Collaboration among students around the world to receive a better understanding of the world and its cultures to provide a unique learning experience which can improve the future for everyone


Conduct research on physical activity and sports in another country and compare/contrast these activities within that culture versus the USA. 

  • What are the culturally significant sports and activities in Finland
  • Compare/Contrast activities and their importance between both countries
  • What aspects of the cultures differ/ are the same
  • How do Finnish people view exercise and body image compared to Americans
  • Why does Finland continue to rank as one of the top nations in education

Finland Facts

  • Most sparsely populated country in the European Union 
  • Independent country since 1918
  • Finnish athletes have won more Summer Olympic medals per capita than any other nation
  • Finland has the highest level of academic achievements of all surveyed countries for reading, mathematics and sciences
  • Tarja Kaarina Halonen (first woman president) was the 11th President of Finland, serving from 2000 to 2012
  • Ranked first for technological achievement by the United Nations Development Program

Site for Collaboration

Google Hangout

Internet Safety and Netiquette

  • Remember you are representing your school and country
  • Be courteous and polite
  • Do not give passwords or personal information online
  • All students required to turn in internet safety plan and parental consent form


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