This activity/assignment is a great resource (and companion reading) for learning about the Caste System and the significance of the Caste System in regards to Hinduism. The Caste System is a two page reading that details the 4 main Varnas and the Dalits/Untouchables. This activity includes...
- reading comprehension questions
- vocabulary from context
- a diagram to explain the caste system
- an extension activity, a graphic organizer to compare and contrast the feudal system and the caste system
- a project that asks students to create their own caste system with guidelines