Pizza Box Projects
By Melissa Martin
To broaden the studentsí awareness of
the countries of Asia (or any region you choose) through research and creativity.
National Geography Standards:
1, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 15
large pizza box (1 per student); Pizza hut
or papa johnís work the best and they usually donate these.
national geographics and other magazines
markers, crayons, colored pencils
have background knowledge of the countries
be able to follow all directions.
use the resources given to do the research.
Distribute and fold pizza boxes. Students
should put their name and class period on the bottom.
Have students draw countries and put the name
of the country on the bottom next to their name.
Pass out Pizza
Box Outline and grade
Schedule library or computer lab for research.
Allow approximately two weeks for project.
(three days of class time; the rest out of class)
Teacher discretion or grade
Students present projects to class
Display projects at local library or businesses
Add other information slices
Use different continents