U.S. Proverbs and Core Values

Subgroup Size

Entire group


45 minutes

External Cost



Kohls, L. R. (1996). U.S. proverbs and core values. In H. N. Seelye (Ed.), Experiential activities for intercultural learning, Vol. 1 (pp. 79-81). Intercultural Press.

An earlier version of this activity appeared in Pusch, M. D. (Ed). (1979). Multicultural education: A cross-cultural training approach. Intercultural Press. 

As a result of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. "Use proverbs as a springboard to an analysis of core values" (Kohls, 1996, p. 79).