Sesame Street and culture
It has been said that Sesame Street in” rel=”nofollow”>influenced the way children learn. Culture is just one aspect where Sesame Street tries to teach children about diversity. You can use the website growin” rel=”nofollow”>ing up Sesame Street http://www.sesameworkshop.org/in” rel=”nofollow”>insidetheworkshop to help you get ideas. I want each of you to create a Sesame Street character for a culture. It can be any culture usin” rel=”nofollow”>ing the defin” rel=”nofollow”>inition from the text. You can and should search further for more in” rel=”nofollow”>information about this topic. Also there is a documentary about Sesame Street discussin” rel=”nofollow”>ing this very topic.
2)Create a character. Choose colors and gender and a name. Remember the characters will have to fit a culture you feel is not already represented on the show
3)Make sure you are able to defend your choices. Let the class know why you chose these colors and the name.