Welcome to the Country Report!
Country Report Overview
The Country Report is an annual event for the 6th grade. For this report, each student picks a country to learn about over a four month period. As they learn about their countries, the 6th graders will create reports with maps, graphs, pictures, and replicas of various flags. The end of the report is celebrated at the Annual International Dinner where you get to see what our students have learned and sample foods from around the world.
The report has 5 sections:
Resources for Research
One of the objectives of the country report is to teach students to be responsible researchers. When researching, students need to find information that is reliable and they need to cite all of their sources. Below are some helpful links.
CIA World Factbook
Can't find your information on World Book Online? No need to "google it." Try the World Factbook for valid, reliable, and up-to-date information.
- The World Book Encyclopedia. There are several sets in the school library and Bristol Public Library has World Book Encyclopedias available for check out.
- Each student has a book on his or her country
- The country's official website