Peru: An Introduction to the Art, Culture, Sights, and Food

Peru: An Introduction to the Art, Culture, Sights, and Food

Can be used for K – 5th, Homeschool
Mostly used with 3rd students.

Includes: PDF, 29 pages

This slideshow helps elementary students quickly learn about famous landmarks, food, art, and the culture of Peru. This slideshow is great for introducing a unit on South American art, the Amazon River, the Andes Mountains, Machu Picchu, and South American art. It can be printed and used as a guide for students. You will also find 4 questions at the bottom of the slideshow that can be used to review the information students have learned.

This PDF file is not editable. This slideshow can be opened in the TPT Education software to add, delete or modify pages. You can give your students a free EASEL activity where they can ask questions, highlight or circle things and then write about their learning. It is included with the download.

This slideshow includes:

a map of Peru

pictures of the different kinds of landscapes

basic phrases in both Spanish and Quechua

a brief history of Peru

popular foods


traditional clothes

Machu Picchu


Andes Mountains

Amazon River



Inti Raymi- Festival of the Sun

Floating Islands of Lake Titicaca

art- sculpture, carving, metalwork, weaving

See more of my lessons about world cultures here.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.