The Elements of Culture - Chino Valley Unified School District

The Elements of Culture - Chino Valley Unified School District

Bellwork September 5, 2017 With a partner, define culture using six words exactly. Write your six word definition on the top of your notes.

The Elements of Culture Main ideas: Human beings are members of social groups with shared and unique sets of behaviors and attitudes. Language and religion are two very important aspects of

culture. Defining Culture: Culture is the total of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors shared by and passed on by the members of a specific group. Culture involves the following factors:

Food and shelter Religion Relationships to family and others Language Education Security/protection Political and social organization

Creative expression Society a group that shares a geographic region, a sense of identity, and a culture. Ethnic group refers to a specific group that shares a language, customs, and a common heritage.

Innovation taking existing technology and resources and creating something new to meet a need. Diffusion the spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior.

Acculturation occurs when a society changes because it accepts or adopts an innovation. Language Language helps establish a cultural identity. Geographers estimate that between 3,000-6,500 languages are spoken across the world today.

Language can be spread by trade or migration. Using the chart on page 74, answer the following: 1. List the five languages that come from Latin. 2. What branch does English come from? 3. What branch does Persian come from?

World Languages Video Questions 1. What is the most common language in the world? How many people speak it? 2. What is second on the list? How many people speak it? 3. What is third? How many people speak it? How many if you include English as a second language? 4. Create a chart with the top 12 most common languages. Under each

language, list all countries where it can be found. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epBuWRld4ws

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