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Wife inheritance and the AIDS epidemic in Africa
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Complex problems require complex solutions. After reading a news article about how the tradition of wife inheritance in many African countries has contributed to the spread of AIDS, class members participate in a Paideia seminar and...
Family Customs Past and Present: Exploring Cultural Rituals
5th - 8th
Students in a communications skills class investigate rituals and customs of various cultures. They then interview family members to deepen their understanding of their own cultural celebrations. Using their oral presentation skills,...
Traditions and Languages of Three Native Cultures: Tlingit, Lakota, and Cherokee
K - 2nd
Students explore the connections between tradition and language. They examine the environment, history and culture of the Tlingit, Lakota and Cherokee tribes and identify the importance of maintaining languages for oral traditions.
Children's Literature Across the Curriculum Ideas-OGBO : Sharing Life in an African Village
3rd - 7th
Students read OGBO: Sharing Life in an African Village by Ifcoma Onyefulu. They complete a variety of cross-curricular activities surrounding the study of Nigerian culture. Included are reading, art, math, science, writing, social...