In this activity, students will explore their own and others' cultural backgrounds, to learn about other cultures and the effects cultural diversity can have on a society.
Recognizing Cultural Differences
Given below are five charts. Each of these charts will help students classify information about a particular culture area. Students will choose four culture areas that interest them. Then they will complete a chart for each culture area by classifying information about its culture traits. For help in completing the chart, students can look in the textbook.
CULTURE AREA: ANGLO-AMERICA
History British and French influences
Form of Government Democracy
Economy free enterprise, industrialized
Language (s) English, French and Spanish