An essential factor in the teaching of English: Cultural awareness

Author: Gabriela Chacana

Year: 2010

Title: An essential factor in the teaching of English: Cultural awareness


Summary: This work analyzes the importance of teaching American culture in a Chilean classroom. Based on the idea that we live in a globalized and demanding world, this 12-session workshop offers an opportunity for the teacher to value and promote reflection and understanding of the practices and customs of Americans in the students.


Key words: culture, cultural awareness, cultural diversity, American holidays, American values.

Library barcode: CHA 370.117