Reading Lesson. Definitions of Culture.
To improve reading skills reading the text on types of culture.
Culture Studies: gestures across cultures.
Procedure (27-43 minutes)
Gestures in international context
To make students think for the word "culture" means. Elicit words connected with culture and write them on the blackboard.
Sts read the text to see if their definitions are in the text.
Sts complete the gaps in the text with the sentences given, justifying their suggestions.
Categorize the questions form a citizenship test for Australians into the 2 categories according to the definitions of the two types of culture in the text.
Free discussion: Which kind of culture od you think is more important to learn about, culture with a capital C or culture with a small c?