Folkways, Mores, Laws, and Taboos - A Game of Cultures and Customs

Folkways, Mores, Laws, and Taboos - A Game of Cultures and Customs
Folkways, Mores, Laws, and Taboos - A Game of Cultures and Customs
Folkways, Mores, Laws, and Taboos - A Game of Cultures and Customs
Folkways, Mores, Laws, and Taboos - A Game of Cultures and Customs
Folkways, Mores, Laws, and Taboos - A Game of Cultures and Customs
Folkways, Mores, Laws, and Taboos - A Game of Cultures and Customs
Grade Levels
Product Rating
4.0
4 ratings
File Type

Word Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

298 KB|17 pages
Share
Product Description
One of the most important goals of 21st Century social science instruction is to promote cultural tolerance and comfort with diversity in an increasingly globalized world. This game, designed by Shawneen Morrison, is designed to facilitate intercultural understanding by presenting students with dissonant cultural practices or views and then challenging them to explain the dissonance in cultural context. The game is fast-paced and students often generate hysterical examples as they compete to illustrate the foundational terms of cultural norms. Students leave the experience with a markedly improved ability to recognize ethnocentric reasoning in themselves and others.

INCLUDED IN THIS LESSON:

➢ Complete Lesson Instructions
➢ Instructor Discussion Guide with Examples Illustrating the
Game’s Concepts of Cultural Terminology
➢ Student Definition Guided Notes
➢ Student Collaborative Brainstorming Worksheet
➢ Student Game Instructions, Game Boards, Game Cards
➢ Common Core Alignment


FOR OTHER COMPELLING LESSONS ON CULTURE CONSIDER:

WORLD GEOGRAPHY INTRODUCTORY TRIVIA COMPETITION
WORLD GEOGRAPHY DEMONSTRATION: CULTURAL DIVERSITY AND WEALTH DISPARITY
INDIGENOUS TRIBES - AN INTRODUCTION TO CULTURE
ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS SIMULATION: POPULATION, CONSUMPTION, AND GLOBAL WARMING
CULTURE, DIVERSITY, EQUALITY, PREJUDICE, AND TOLERANCE

If you enjoy this style of teaching, please remember to leave a rating and follow my store!
Total Pages
17 pages
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
Report this Resource
Loading...
$6.00
Digital Download
More products from Shawneen Morrison
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
$6.00
Digital Download
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up