A Jaded Culture: Exploring Symbolism of Gems and Metals in Different Cultures

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In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students explore symbolic gems and metals of different cultures. Students then demonstrate their understanding of the use of such symbols in our own culture.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, World History, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, History-Social Science, Visual Arts

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Discussions; Hands-on Learning; Cooperative Learning