Costa Rica Lessons

Welcome to Costa Rica

Subjects: English Language Arts, Geography, History, Social Studies
Suitable for: Grades 3-5

Overview: Students will learn about the history, geography, and cultural heritage of Costa Rica. Download lesson & standards.

Farm to Table

Subjects: English Language Arts, Geography, Visual Arts
Suitable for: Grades 5-8

Overview: Students identify the geographical sources of US grown produce and will chart their origins on a map. Students calculate and compare the costs of preparing one recipe with produce grown from a local garden verses the same recipe made with imported produce from a big-box grocery store. In the second lesson, students develop a small business plan intended to appeal to a potential funder/grantor. Download lesson, worksheet & standards.