Learning About Your Students’ Cultures ade Easy: A Cultural Atlas

26/05/2018

A cool tool for teachers to learn cultural facts about their students at https://culturalatlas.sbs.com.au/intro

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25 common American customs that are considered offensive in other countries

24/08/2015

This may be a good list for teachers of ELs as well as international travelers.  Find the list at http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2015/08/09/master-teacher-suing-new-york-state-over-ineffective-rating-is-going-to-court/?postshare=3201439146457853


International Commercials

24/08/2015


Learning About Other World Cultures the Culinary Way

05/06/2015

A company will send you products of different cultures in intervals.  Culture goes mainstream: DISCOVER THE WORLD THROUGH FOOD at

http://www.trytheworld.com/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=v2&utm_content=5%25+lookalikes&utm_campaign=dualimages-+06-04


Looking at the Same and Seeing Something Different: The Limitation of Being Part of One Culture

20/05/2015

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Video: HSBC Funny Culture ads ( Subway, Bart, Golf )

21/01/2015


Cultural Perceptions Unique to Some Countries and Not to Others

10/01/2015

Read 7 cultural concepts we don’t have in the U.S : http://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/blogs/7-cultural-concepts-we-dont-have-in-the-us#ixzz3OQyZ8GH9

See beautiful pictures and learn about concepts you may not understand if you are born outside of the culture that uses a term described… One example is the German word Gemütlichkeit.  I have never been able to replicate it in the US as I felt it in my birth country Germany.

What are your experiences and what other examples can you list?


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