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Social Studies
 
  Grade Level:   9  
  EALR:   3. GEOGRAPHY The student uses a spatial perspective to make reasoned decisions by applying the concepts of location, region, and movement and demonstrating knowledge of how geographic features and human cultures impact environments.  
  Component:   3.2 Understands human interaction with the environment.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   3.2.2 Understands and analyzes examples of ethnocentrism.  
 
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Examples
-Examines whether there is ethnocentrism in attitudes about the use of multiple languages in communities across the world.
-Examines whether there are elements of ethnocentrism in French perceptions of Muslim girls wearing hijabs in school.
Suggested Unit
  • World—Challenges to Democracy and Human Rights (1945—present)