Lessons for Cultural Diversity

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  • Does TV Capture the Diversity of America Yet? - … too white? Does TV capture the diversity of America yet? In "For 'SNL' Cast, Being Diverse May Be Better Than Being 'Ready … Zinoman writes about the recent focus on the lack of diversity on "Saturday Night Live." One decade after "Saturday Night Live … of topical parody rooted in current national politics and mass culture, diversity is a question not just of fairness, but also of … and mass culture, diversity is a question not just of fairness, but also of art." Do you think having a more diverse cast …
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  • North Carolina's Tuscarora War - … Understand how cultural narratives (legends, songs, ballads, games, folk tales and art forms) reflect the lifestyles, beliefs and struggles of diverse ethnic … due to cultural differences, the reality that their lives are at stake, etc.) We know that Native American culture was amazingly diverse across … educated on Native American history and issues, showing respect of cultural diversity, maintaining open mindedness in learning from historical mistakes, etc.) Causes …
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  • Mythology - … from culture to culture they are inherently unique as are the people who tell them. An excellent way to introduce students to cultural diversity is through the study of mythology. By studying mythology students are able to come to an understanding of the rich cultural diversity … belief of a culture, usually attempting to account for something in nature, to reinforce a cultural practice, or recount cultural heroes. 2. Examples …
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  • Our Town: Presenting Personal Research and Observations - … CONCEPTS * Heritage, local history, research methods, archives, community mapping, institutions, culture, living history. INSTRUCTIONAL OUTCOMES Students will: * explain how the heritage … gender representation and that efforts are made to represent the cultural diversity of the community. Students are told that they will gather … Hanson is a dynamic teacher who specializes in promoting cultural understanding and diversity through community and activity-based learning. Her Canadian history …
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  • Dave Matthews Band - … in your classroom. Objectives Students will discuss the impact of cultural diversity in the world around us, how it shapes conflict and … . 2. Remind students of the previous discussions about diversity in terms of American culture, American music, and the music of Dave Matthews … . Using their second ?Musical Sundae? worksheet, students should connect their ?diverse powers? (as exhibited on the first worksheet) to how they …
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  • Crossing Borders, Crossing Time - … patterns, conflicts, and ideas of national unity developed amid growing cultural diversity. Benchmark: Understands the background and experiences of immigrants of the … developed amid growing cultural diversity. Benchmarks: Understands challenges immigrants faced in society in the late 19th century; Understands the challenges diverse people encountered in late 19th century American society United States History Standard 31- Understands economic, social, and cultural developments …
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  • Creating Your Own Pedagogic Creed - … /Prentice Hall. Hollins, E. R. (1996). Transforming curriculum for a culturally diverse society. Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum. Assessment Pre-formative assessments are necessary … base of knowledge, to ensure proper progress and group work. Diverse professional and personal backgrounds are important to ascertain in order … Awareness standard, "Learning from and working collaboratively with individuals representing diverse cultures, religions and lifestyles in a spirit of mutual respect and …
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  • Exercise Your Constitution: Constitutional Olympics for the Classroom - … , students will "win" knowledge which will I_elp them appreciate the diversity of constitutions around me world. They will become aware that … Const_tution. Unique to the unit is the incorporation of tradittonal cultural games in which students compete to "win" knowledge. Structured to … the achievements of this struggle, CHERISHING our ethnic, linguistic and cultural diversity, MINDFUL at the same time of our destiny, HEREBY proclaim …
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  • Culture Tree - … to ^? acknowledge and support cultural diversity and STAY INFORMED !! freedom, they need to first examine their own cultural International identity, biases and behaviors … they? How does culture influence what you believe or value? What is your primary cultural group? Has your primary cultural group ever changed? If so, why? Was there anything difficult about examining your cultural background …
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  • The Cycle of Life - Birth and Early Childhood - … and differences. What do these stories say about the cultures? How might each culture view the cycle of life? Ask students to … information for students in grades 4-9 concentrates on different cultures and cultural practices around the world. One-year subscription of 9 … Council for the Social Studies. Order annotated bibliographies of many culturally diverse teacher resources for each of the ten themes of the …
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