Where We Are in Place and Time

Unit 1: Where We Are in Place and Time

Central Idea:

People can be enriched by their own cultures and the cultures they connect with throughout their lives.

Lines of Inquiry:

  • The concept of culture
  • Similarities and differences between cultures
  • Cultural experiences that affect people

Key Concepts:

  • form
  • perspective
  • connection

Related Concepts:

  • similarities
  • differences
  • beliefs
  • prejudices
  • subcultures
  • chronology
  • visual language
  • 3D form, modelling (art)

Unit Vocabulary:

connection

perspective

different

similarities

enrich

celebrations

language

speak

song

entertainment

dance

books

sports

unique

music

personal

community

social

world

national

manner

money

customs

change

culture

* This vocabulary list is a working list.  I will add additional UOI words to the list as we continue practice reading and writing the words throughout our inquiry.