Monday: Analyzing Technology's Impact on Culture

CW:
Link to Frontline: Digital Nation Documentary
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/film/digitalnation/
HW:
Read and complete the Reading Guide for Chapter 4: Key Issue 4.


Tuesday-Wednesday: Evaluating the Sustainability of Folk Cultures

CW:
Link to PBS Amish Documentary
http://www.pbs.org/video/american-experience-amish-shunned/
HW:
Study SPICE, the AP World Regions, and yesterday’s FRQ prompts (below are the prompts) in preparation for tomorrow’s quiz!
  1. Define and describe (provide an example of) folk culture and popular culture.
  2. Identify and explain the differences between the origin, diffusion, and distribution of folk culture and the origin of popular culture.
  3. Identify and explain why culture varies in different regions.
  4. Identify and explain why culture varies more over time than in place.
  5. Identify and explain the way popular culture (primarily) spreads.

Thursday: Cultural Processes FRQ

CW:
In-class FRQ.
HW:
Read and complete the Reading Guide for Chapter 5: Key Issue 1.


Thursday: Investigating Language Families and Branches

CW:

HW:
Read and complete the Reading Guide for Chapter 5: Key Issue 2.



Friday: No School - Veterans Day