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155 resources with the concept american culture

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Canada and the United States: A Collage

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars create a visual presentation that describes the influence of American culture on Canadian culture, the Canadian response to that influence, and the benefits and drawbacks of that influence to Canadian culture.
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Handshakes and Greetings in American Culture

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students explore the meaning of greeting friends, acquaintances, strangers and family and learn when shaking hands is appropriate.
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To Be An American

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students research the symbols of America, present their research to the class, write a paper about being an American and write their own Declaration of Independence.
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Bigger Than Life, But Not Necessarily Better

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Pupils evaluate images of health in American society, then students examine where one develops his or her views about health.
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Sort It Out: American Symbols

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students explore symbolism by viewing a slide-show of American monuments and images. In this American culture activity, students view a PowerPoint presentation of images which represent the country, such as the flag, Bald Eagle and...
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Symbols of America: the American Flag

For Students 1st - 2nd
For this American symbols worksheet, learners discuss 3 questions about the United States flag. Students then color the American flag.
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Word Family Activities and American Symbols

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this word family and American symbols worksheet, students learn about word families and American symbols. They complete an activity in which they create real and nonsense words by combining sounds of the alphabet with 7 different word...
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American and Patriotic Symbols

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers study the concept of symbolism. Many students know what the different patriotic symbols are, but they do not know why these things symbolize patriotism. They identify classic American symbols, explain why they are symbols...
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African Art and Personal Adornment

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Young scholars explore the concept of personal adornment. They view and compile a list examples and compare personal adornment in American culture to that in African culture.
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VH1 Fan Club

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students connect the diversity of American culture to the music of Dave Matthews Band and then create lyrics that emphasize how diversity pertains to their own life.
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The Immigrant's Voice

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners explain the concept of the "push-pull" effect. They distinguish between voluntary and involuntary immigrants and apply the concept of double consciousness to the immigrant's sense of national identity.