… and Appreciation of Another Culture
The student is given opportunities to appreciate the diversity of cultures through reading, videos, music and other class activities. The student is challenged to inquire into the history, art, literature and culture of native speakers and to understand their significance.
The student is given opportunities to appreciate the similarities among the human condition of all cultures and to legitimize the opinions, perspectives and values of those of other cultures. The student is given opportunities to think critically through analysis of reading passages, discussions and written reflections.
The student is given opportunities to discuss, debate and inform themselves about a broad spectrum of social and justice issues facing the world today and how these issues affect our lives.