Core Values

Subgroup Size

Small Group


30 minutes

External Cost


Lesson Plan


This activity was adapted for use by the Program for Intergroup Relations, University of Michigan.


LSA Inclusive Teaching Initiative, University of Michigan. (2017, August 14). Core values

As a result of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. "Determine and prioritize their individual values." 2. "Appreciate the diversity of values." 3. Recognize "the cultural contexts in which their values emerged and how they learned to pursue some values over others." 4. "Consider the context in which this activity was constructed and how someone from a very different social context might have core values that are not specifically identified in this activity" (LSA Inclusive Teaching Initiative, University of Michigan, 2017).