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  1. Zoom in, Zoom out

    Collections | 03 Nov 2020 | Posted by Kris Acheson-Clair

    If you are trying to get your ESOL students to stop equating culture with nationality, this is a great activity to complicate their thinking. It's low tech and results in great discussions that...

  2. Metaphors across Cultures

    Collections | 03 Nov 2020 | Posted by Kris Acheson-Clair

    While we are a metaphor kick - this one would be more appropriate for advanced ESOL students unless you conducted it in their L1. It is great for highlighting the important role that language plays...

  3. Metaphors for Culture

    Collections | 03 Nov 2020 | Posted by Kris Acheson-Clair

    I am a fan of talking and thinking about culture in TESOL classrooms, and I also think it is fun to dissect language, so this one has double the appeal. It's a great powerpoint that gets...

  4. Zoom in, Zoom out

    Collections | 03 Nov 2020 | Posted by Kris Acheson-Clair

    I have used this activity for years in language and linguistics classrooms (face to face) and have found it very useful for getting learners to a more complex understanding of culture when their...

  5. Impact of Study Abroad–10 Years of Trips to Germany with Students

    15 Nov 2019 | Presentations | Contributor(s):

    By Henry W. Kraebber1, E. Shirl Donaldson1, Katie Hackney1

    Purdue University

    140 Purdue students have traveled to Germany to tour industrial, cultural and historic and educational sites in groups of 12 to 15 led by a professor in Mechanical Engineering Technology between...

  6. Culture Matters: The Peace Corps Cross-Cultural Workbook

    Collections | 25 Jun 2019 | Posted by Aletha D Stahl

    "cross-cultural workbook for volunteers"

  7. Analyzing Cultural Attitudes

  8. Anthropologist's Game

  9. Building Global Competency in the Intercultural Classroom

  10. Connect Your Cultural Dots

  11. Cultural Artifact Activity (Virtual)

  12. Cultural Controllability Scale

  13. Cultural Question Jar

  14. Cultural Quiz

  15. Cultural Worldview Frameworks

  16. Culture and Values

  17. Culture Buff

  18. Culture Crush Game

  19. Culture Learning Strategies Inventory

  20. Culture MadLibs Game

  21. diversiSMILES Mini-Game

  22. diversiTASTES

  23. Dollar Street

  24. ECOdiversophy

  25. Emojis and Culture

  26. Emotion Semantics (article)

  27. Ethnographic Interview, The

  28. Foodways: Slurp

  29. Hidden Ways in Which Culture Differs, The

  30. Holiday diversophy® Game

  31. It Depends!

  32. Language, Culture, and Perception: The Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis

  33. Mascot Game

  34. Metaphors for Culture

  35. My Experience in Pictures

  36. Neighborhood Walk

  37. Postcards from Abroad

  38. Radio Garden (free radio from around the world)

  39. Reclaiming our Stories: Narratives of Identity, Resilience and Empowerment

  40. Star Employee Game

  41. Storytelling Podcast

  42. Synthetic Cultures versus Real Cultures

  43. Taste of Culture, A

  44. Tightrope Game

  45. Too American, Never American Enough

  46. Understanding Culture: Changes Over Time

  47. Understanding Equity and Inequity

  48. Understanding the Depth and Breadth of "Multicultural"

  49. Web of Culture

  50. What is Culture (scales)?

  51. Your Cultural Identity

  52. Zoom In, Zoom Out