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Describe culture in one word.

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Describe culture in one word.
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"Students will learn what culture is and what it entails around the world."
Learning objective:
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Culture is the behavior, beliefs, practices, and language of a group of people. Culture can be seen in the food, music, art, festivals, and celebrations of a people. Culture helps us to understand other people and their beliefs.
Understanding Culture
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Culture: A set of values, beliefs, practices, and behaviors shared by a group of people. Heritage: A group’s inherited traditions, beliefs, customs, and language. Diversity: The presence of different types of people in a community or group.
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The ancient Egyptians believed cats were sacred animals, with the goddess Bastet often depicted in cat form. In ancient Greece, people believed honeybees were a gift from the gods. The ancient Incas believed in a god that was both the sun and the moon.
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6. Open question
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Work together in pairs: What is an example of a cultural practice that is unique to your family or community?
7. Personalised Feedback
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How does culture shape our beliefs and values, and what are some examples of how different cultures have different perspectives on issues such as family, religion, and community?
8. Open question
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Work together in pairs: What are some examples of cultural differences that you have experienced firsthand?
9. Poll
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What is the traditional dance of Hawaii called?
  • Salsa
  • Ballet
  • Hula
10. Poll
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What is the national sport of Japan?
  • Judo
  • Sumo Wrestling
  • Karate
11. Poll
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'Dia de los Muertos' is a holiday celebrated in which country?
  • Mexico
  • Argentina
  • Brazil
12. Poll
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What do people celebrate during Oktoberfest?
  • Grapes Harvest
  • Carnival
  • Beer and Bavarian Culture
13. Poll
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Which country has a custom of afternoon siestas, or naps?
  • Spain
  • Italy
  • France

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