Teach Through Educational Travel: Kio Towers in Madrid, Spain

Download a larger image and share the photo of Kio Towers with your class, then try these discussion questions and classroom activities:

  • This plaza with the towers behind is called “The Gateway to Europe”. What adjectives come to mind as you look at this “gateway”? What do you expect on the other side?
  • You have been commissioned to create a “gateway” for your state. What would you build? In order to decide, investigate the geography and major areas of your state. What is the state motto? What do you want people to know about where you are from?

Article written by Sarah Wyland

Sarah Wyland
Sarah never gets in trouble for being on Facebook and Instagram at work, because its her job. As social media manager, she gets to tell the stories of travelers, teachers, and interesting places. Other titles she enjoys include dog mom to Knox, barre instructor, Crossfit athlete, avid reader, and world traveler.