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Name of the tool

Funny Cultural Game       

Links to the keystones
knowledge

Aim of tool/ Brief overall description
To learn about other cultures and get an opportunity to demonstrate the knowledge of the participants’ own cultures.

 

It is a kind of competition of ethnically/culturally mixed groups which gives opportunity to show the participants’ own culture and learn about other cultures, in order to realize similarities and differences. During the competition the participants will be able to learn about values and interesting elements of different cultures.

 

Main methods
You compile a bunch of questions, activities, challenges etc. You set up the mixed groups of pupils, students, teachers, parents, etc. You have to consider the time which is needed for each task. You have to think about the evaluation and the final awards.

 

 

Description of the process and the possible stepping stones

Each ethnic/cultural group must be presented among the evaluators. You must set up the groups carefully (similar abilities, knowledge etc.). There shouldn’t be more than 4-5 groups. You should try to find out tasks which need cooperation within the groups.

Instruments

 

Equipment

Depending on the kind of tasks you will need different equipment, such as paper, pencils, glue, scissors etc.

 

References
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Author
Dr. Remsei Sándor Ph.D.                                                
Makkos Anikó
Varga Balázs

 

Institution

University of West Hungary
Apáczai Csere János Faculty
Hungary, Győr

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