World Cultures ELM Cultures DIY Menu All DIYs are due by September 26
What is cultural diffusion? • Directions: Watch the following video: • http://www.teachertube.com/video/cultural-diffusion-264418 • Write a paragraph explaining what cultural diffusion is. • Be sure to use correct punctuation and capitalization!
What is Culture? • Watch the following video on Discovery: • http://app.discoveryeducation.com/mycontent#mode=MyContent&view=Favorites&guid=AD739482-1611-463C-AE8E-87E62C96BA30 • Enter your username and password. I have your usernames. Your password is your 8 digit birthdate (September 18 2002= 09182002). • Type “culture what is it?” in the search box. • The video you need to watch is 12 minutes long. • Take the quiz. I have hard copies to give you and you can also print a PDF from my teacher website.
Culture Grams • Log into online.culturegrams.com • Username: dowellmiddle • Password: lions • Follow these instructions: • Click on “world edition.” • Go to “North America” • Select “USA” • Research lifestyle and society. Take Cornell notes. These will be used to help you with the culminating DIY.
Your culture compared to your assigned country’s culture. • You will write an essay comparing your culture to that of your assigned country. • Essay must have 4 paragraphs: • First paragraph: introduction • Second paragraph: similarities • Third paragraph: differences • Fourth paragraph: conclusion • Use your research and Cornell Notes. • This DIY is a culminating activity and should be done after your research is complete.