CultureandDifference Anti-sectarian education
CultureandDifference • What language(s) do you speak? • What music do you listen to? • What dances do you know? • What food do you eat at home?
CultureandDifference • What do you wear on special occasions? • What ceremonies or holidays are important to you? • Do you have a religion or belief?
CultureandDifference • What is most important to you? • What things do you believe are right or wrong? • How important is your extended family to you? • The name of my culture is………………… • Now rank these in importance to you!
Evaluation • How does it feel to know you are part of a cultural group that shares many ideas and beliefs? • Does culture help to explain why other people sometimes seem different? • What are some things that you do that you learned from your culture?
Evaluation • What if you were part of another culture - how might you be different from the way you are now? • Are all of our behaviours related to culture or are some related to individual preferences and personality traits? • How can we use what we've learnt today to improve our community?