Mr. Stratton's 7th Grade Virtual Classroom
Who is your favorite singer?
Lesson 1 = Fish Island
Lesson 2 - Child Labor in Thailand Fighting their Way out of Poverty
The password is the first name of the school's mascot. If you don't remember, use the contact page above.
Lesson 3 - Introduction to Culture
1. Read the two stories The Arrowmaker and Kiowa Origin Myth
2. Answer the three questions for each of the two stories
3. Then answer the following questions about storytelling.
a. What functions do stories serve in our society?
b. How has storytelling in America changed?
c. How has story telling stayed the same?
d. Why do think we create stories that injure or destroy?
Archetype - An original model or type after which other similar things are patterned; a prototype.
Watch the video below called The Indian War of Shaking Head. Draw a Venn Diagram and label the similarities and difference in head movements in America and India? Neatness counts