Cultures through Time Teacher Resources
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How Art Gives Shape to Cultural Change
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
"Can a museum be a catalyst in a community? Can a museum house artists and allow them to be change agents as communities re-think themselves?" Watch as curator Thelma Golden re-imagines the museum as a think tank and explores the...
Increase Kindness, Defeat Bullying: Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation
7th - 9th
High-interest content captures your most reluctant readers and class participants. Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation, in collaboration with Harvard University, seeks to nurture a culture of kindness and reduce bullying. Excerpts from...
Western Civilizations, Chapter 27: The Cold War: Global Politics, Economic Recovery, and Cultural Change
10th - Higher Ed
Keep your scholars organized using this study plan and progress report tool, one of many great learning strategies featured in this online western civilizations resource! Although designed for use alongside the Western Civilizations...
Looking at different cultures and how music from differing cultures changes movements, meaning and mood
7th - 9th
Each of the three dance lessons included here will get your class moving. The first instructional activity allows learners to explore how music and movement differ in meaning depending on cultural context. Lesson two gives them an...
Examining How Inventions or Events Change the English Language
7th - 9th
How have inventions and events changed the English language? Learners create posters showing specific words and language changes that resulted from an event, discovery, or cultural change. The class develops their vocabulary by...
Lesson: Michael Blum: National Identity at a Distance
9th - 12th
Immigration, refugees, and cultural change due to the movement of people around the globe is discussed. Learners examine the work of Michael Blum to gain an understanding of how national and cultural identities shift due to immigration....
Californio To American: A Study In Cultural Change
9th - 12th
Students describe the history of California prior to 1848 and its early Californio culture. They relate how the Californios were changed by the coming of the Americans and analyze documents and plans that describe Californio architecture.
Stroking the Senses: The Literature, Music, and Art of the Harlem Renaissance
K - 6th
Students investigate the history of African Americans by researching Harlem. In this culture lesson, students examine a slide-show of images and identify the great African American singers and performers of the 20th century. Students...
Crusades and Culture in the Middle Ages
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Crusades sounds like a glamorous time period in the Middle Ages full of glory—but was it? Scholars find and review the truth of the Crusades' influence on the world through the resource. The study guides, separated individually by...
Got Lactase? The Co-Evolution of Genes and Culture
8th - 12th
Does the human body evolve as quickly as human culture? With a stellar 15-minute video, explore the trait of lactose intolerance. Only about 1/3 of human adults seem to still have the enzyme lactase and therefore, the ability to digest...