Celebrating International Friendship with Jessica Ambuehl, International Photojournalist
Grades: 3 - 8

Video Description: Jessica Ambuehl, an international photojournalist and mission worker who has traveled around the world, describes her experiences, shares insights on what she learned about the people and cultures in each location and offers her thoughts on the importance of increasing one’s knowledge of different peoples and cultures.

Type of Video: Interview*
Unique Video ID: Culture-40**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video as part of your student’s geography study as they explore different countries around the world.
  • After viewing the video, have students develop questions about living in countries that Jessica has visited that they still have and would like to answer. Have students self-select groups to research questions of their choice and present their findings to the class.


*Interviews feature extended conversation exploring fascinating topics with fascinating people in the area of study.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.