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Student Handout - Activity 6

Showcasing Your Settlement Group

Name: ___________________ Date: ______________


Graphical element:  Jacques LeCastor  

Let your creative side loose. Divide a piece of paper into four sections. In each section showcase a part of your settlement group's culture.

Culture is everything that goes into making people what they are: food, housing, clothing, jobs, education, etc.

Your task is to use a different medium for each of the cultural elements you choose. For example, in one section you could write a poem that tells about a special tradition of your settlement group. In another section you could create a collage of the food your settlement group eats. In another section you could draw a picture of a typical home. These are just examples. I'm sure you can be even more creative.

This is a showcase to be shared with others. Make your work neat and colourful. Use the rectangle below to plan out your showcase. Then ask your teacher for a large piece of paper for your presentation copy.

Jacques LeCastor



Settlement Group: __________________________

 


 


 


 


 





Rubric - Activity 6

Showcasing Your Settlement Group


Name(s): ___________________ Date: ______________


Settlement Group: _____________________

Instructions

Excellent   Good   Fair   Needs Improvement
4   3   2   1

In the box at the end of each line enter the number that best describes your work on this activity.

Content
My (our) showcase will let others learn the most important aspects of the settlement group's culture.
 
Presentation
My (our) showcase uses a variety of approaches and is creative, neat, and makes good use of space, design and colour.
 

Student Comments

Things Done Well

 


 


 

Things That Need Improvement

 


 


 

Teacher's Comments




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