This assignments has students search for quotes that are relevant to their ideas of culture. It includes elements of research, summarization and explanation, and MLA formatting. The provided worksheet has directions, a rubric, and organized spaced for students to write the assignment (one page, front and back). There is also a full example on the third page.
It would be a useful extension to couple with a short story collection dealing with ideas of culture.
Best for use with grades 8-12.