ELEMENTARY RESOURCES
CHINA JAPAN KOREA VIETNAM
Geography Language Culture History Science & Math LITERATURE Art Drama & Music
Proverbs

Lesson Plan Korean Proverbs [PDF] [The Korea Society]
For grades 4-6. In this lesson students will 1) analyze Korean proverbs and discuss their meaning; 2) compare a Korean proverb to its Western counterpart; and 3) rewrite a Western proverb to reflect Korean culture.

Folktales

Lesson Plan Tale of Hungbu and Nolbu [PDF] [The Korea Society]
For grades 4-6. In this lesson students will read this Korean folktale and 1) retell the tale in their own words; 2) understand family relationships that apply to Korean tradition; and 3) identify and discuss this tale’s lesson or moral.

© 2009 Asia for Educators, Columbia University | http://afe.easia.columbia.edu