21-22 MSHS: Week 25, Day 4

Prompt Today we’re going to see how many sports we can identify the origin of, I’ll name the sport, you identify the origin: Cricket [England, 16th Century] Baseball [US 1920] Basketball [US in 1891, but invented by a Canadian immigrant] Rugby [Rome, 2000 years...

21-22 MSHS: Week 25, Day 3

Prompt Today we have a list of music, some of which we may think of as being American, but actually originated elsewhere. I’ll tell you the music, let’s see if we can guess the origin or cultural influence [give students an opportunity to state answer before...

21-22 MSHS: Week 25, Day 2

Prompt Today we have a list of foods that we think of as being American, but that originated elsewhere. I’ll tell you the food, see who can guess the origin! Example: Tacos are originally from Mexico. • Hamburgers — Germany •...

21-22 MSHS: Week 25, Day 1

Introduction The goal for this week is to help students value cultural differences. Prompt Today, we’re going to explore thoughts about what makes a culture unique. We’ll start by making the longest list we can of the various aspects that help us identify a culture....