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SpringBoard Activity 1.3 - Contemplating Culture

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SpringBoard Activity 1.3 - Contemplating Culture
Culture Word Sort
Your teacher will hand you a set of index cards. We will work together to place them in categories.
Religions
Islam
Food
Sushi
Clothing
Sari
Objective: Students will be able to build a vocabulary with which to analyze and discuss culture by making inferences about cultural vocabulary words and examples.
Do Now
SB page 10
Add circles to create a word web around the word Culture. Write words or phrases that you associate with culture. Draw lines to connect the new circles to the one shown below.
Culture
We will use your prior knowledge and what we have learned and discussed in the unit to come up with a definition of culture together. You will write the definition in the box on page 10.
Culture is....
Directions: Read and think about each of the words you have been given. Now, group the words into categories that make logical sense to you. Ask yourself which words would logically go together. After you group the words, give each group a label. Be ready to explain or justify the rationale behind your groups/categories and labels. There are seven different different categories/groups.
Sports
Cricket
Jai Alai
Soccer
Curling
Rugby
Judaism
Hindu
Christianity
Mecca
Borscht
Poi
Croissant
Pizza
Flautas
Blue Jeans
Kimono
Dashiki
Hajib
Music
Sitar
Jembe

Tango

Diggery-doo
Governments
Democracy
Republic
Communism
Monarchy
Socialism
Languages
Portuguese
French
Japanese
Tagalog
Swahili
Now that we have finished our cultural word sort...
Let's add the words "Customs"
and "Assimilation" in our vocabulary notebooks. Once we have finished we will add them to our word wall.
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