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A Long Walk to Water
siblings
terminal
frigid
aquifer
brothers and sisters... .
a station on the public line of a public carrier... .
extremely cold... .
a place underground that yeilds water... .
siblings
brothers and sisters... .
terminal
a station on the public line of a public carrier... .
9 terms
A Long Walk to Water: Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Sudan
Southern Sudan
container
female
known as North Sudan and officially the Republic of Sudan, is…
a landlocked country in East Central Africa that gained its i…
anything that can contain something as a carton, box, crate o…
a girl or woman
Sudan
known as North Sudan and officially the Republic of Sudan, is…
Southern Sudan
a landlocked country in East Central Africa that gained its i…
Elements of Culture
social organizations
customs and traditions
norms
religion
Sorting people into groups or other units to help meet their…
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
(n.) the moral attitudes and fixed customs of a group of peop…
A system of beliefs shared by a group with objects for devoti…
social organizations
Sorting people into groups or other units to help meet their…
customs and traditions
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
16 terms
World History Democratic Tradition
city-state
monarchy
Sparta
Athens
political unit made up of a city and the surrounding lands…
a government in which a king or queen exercises... A monarchy c…
located in Peloponnesus, near island in Southern part of Gree…
northeast of Peloponnesus in the region of Attica... Athens in…
city-state
political unit made up of a city and the surrounding lands…
monarchy
a government in which a king or queen exercises... A monarchy c…
9 terms
Vocabulary 8
culture
communities
immigrants
established
people's customs and beliefs
groups of people living together in groups
people who move from one country to live in another country
to have set up a set of rules or a system that will last
culture
people's customs and beliefs
communities
groups of people living together in groups
6 terms
Chapter 5.2 The Beliefs of Judaism
tradition
interpret
scriptures
prophet
a belief or custom that is very old
to explain the meaning
sacred writings
a person chosen by God to bring truth to a ruler and the people
tradition
a belief or custom that is very old
interpret
to explain the meaning
SS3 Ch5 L1
culture
ethnic
found
monument
the way of life of a group of people
having to do with a group of people who share the same cultur…
to start or establish
a statue or building put up as a reminder of a famous person…
culture
the way of life of a group of people
ethnic
having to do with a group of people who share the same cultur…
10 terms
It's a tradition
Holiday
Celebrate
Culture
Present
A special day or time that is important to a group of people
To do something special for an important event
The beliefs and customs of a group
Something given to another as a way of showing affection
Holiday
A special day or time that is important to a group of people
Celebrate
To do something special for an important event
10 terms
Unit 3 Culture and Tradition
still
traditional
developing
disappear
situation that used to exist has continued and exists now
relating to or based on tradition; something that has existed…
rising, growing
to be gone from or no longer be seen in a place without any e…
still
situation that used to exist has continued and exists now
traditional
relating to or based on tradition; something that has existed…
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Holiday Vocabulary
giving
grateful
volunteering
blessed
to present voluntarily without expecting anything in return
warmly or deeply appreciative
a person who performs a service without pay
bringing happiness and thankfulness
giving
to present voluntarily without expecting anything in return
grateful
warmly or deeply appreciative
14 terms
A2 Listening Unit 1 Lesson A
Travel
opportunity
experiences
skills
to go from one place to another
a chance to do something
things you do or that happen to you
things you are able to do well
Travel
to go from one place to another
opportunity
a chance to do something
10 terms
eng 1 vocab #3
delusion
hover
inferior
ominous
a false belief
(v.) to float or hang suspended over; to move back and forth…
Below
Threatening
delusion
a false belief
hover
(v.) to float or hang suspended over; to move back and forth…
6 terms
Sidewalks Level C U5 W1
clothing
custom
decade
ordinary
what people wear, clothes
a long established or accepted way of doing things
a period of 10 years
not special, common, everyday
clothing
what people wear, clothes
custom
a long established or accepted way of doing things
8 terms
Unit 1, Part 1, Lesson 1
religious tradition
philisophical tradition
monotheism
Buddhism
The beliefs or customs instituted and maintained by societies…
The beliefs or customs instituted and maintained by societies…
The belief in the existence of one god or in the oneness of G…
A nontheistic religion called, "right way of living", that en…
religious tradition
The beliefs or customs instituted and maintained by societies…
philisophical tradition
The beliefs or customs instituted and maintained by societies…
6 terms
Traditional Literature
myth
fable
fairytales
legends
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
a short story, typically with animals as characters, conveyin…
type of traditional literature that has an element of magic,…
Are traditional stories about the past. They are based on rea…
myth
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
fable
a short story, typically with animals as characters, conveyin…
7 terms
Historical Nonfiction Vocab
translate
immigrant
traditional
nonfiction
express in another language or form
one who moves to a different country
relating to long established custom
literature that is true, realistic
translate
express in another language or form
immigrant
one who moves to a different country
10 terms
Holiday vocabulary
manger
traditions
customs
culture
a long open box or trough for horses or cattle to eat from.
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
manger
a long open box or trough for horses or cattle to eat from.
traditions
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
10 terms
Traditions and Customs Vocabulary
ancestor
communication
culture
custom
a family member who lived a long time ago
The sharing of ideas or information
A people's way of life such as how they eat, dress or what th…
A people's way of doing something
ancestor
a family member who lived a long time ago
communication
The sharing of ideas or information
11.2 Beliefs and Customs
myth (mito)
Mount Olympus (monte olimpo)
polytheist (politeismo)
Zeus
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
the highest mountain in Greece where the 12 most important go…
having several gods or deities
King of the gods
myth (mito)
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
Mount Olympus (monte olimpo)
the highest mountain in Greece where the 12 most important go…
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The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
antenna
bureau
manger
sly
a rod, wire, or other device used to transmit or receive radi…
a chest of drawers
long box or trough for horses or cattle to eat from
having or showing a cunning and deceitful nature
antenna
a rod, wire, or other device used to transmit or receive radi…
bureau
a chest of drawers
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Unit 4 Week 3 Local Traditions
traditions
local
culture
traditional
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
something that connects to a certain area, city, or town
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
usual; the way things are done in a particular culture
traditions
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
local
something that connects to a certain area, city, or town
Coasting to California Vocabulary
communities
culture
immigrants
traditional
groups of people that live or work together
the beliefs (religion) and customs (food, language, clothing)…
people that move from one country to live in another
something that is done by a group (like your family) in the s…
communities
groups of people that live or work together
culture
the beliefs (religion) and customs (food, language, clothing)…
11 terms
Grade 1 Social Studies Cultures and Celebrations
basic human needs
transportation
traditions
customs
Food, water, shelter, and air are basic human needs.
Moving people or things from one place to another; like in a…
Customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation.
The way people do things in a specific country.
basic human needs
Food, water, shelter, and air are basic human needs.
transportation
Moving people or things from one place to another; like in a…
13 terms
Culture
culture
nationality
celebration
holiday
people's beliefs, customs, and traditions
country of citizenship
a happy and special time for people
a special day in a culture
culture
people's beliefs, customs, and traditions
nationality
country of citizenship
10 terms
Pathways 2 RW Unit 3A
edit (v)
culture (n)
communication (n)... communicate (v)
interact (v)... interaction (n)
to correct or change writing or photos to improve them
traditions and beliefs of a country or group of people
sharing information with other people
to talk or do things with other people
edit (v)
to correct or change writing or photos to improve them
culture (n)
traditions and beliefs of a country or group of people
Terms week 1
character
generation
magic
tradition
(n) a person in a book, story, movie etc
(n)all the people who are about the same age
(n) a special power used for making strange things happen
(n) a belief or custom that has existed for a long time
character
(n) a person in a book, story, movie etc
generation
(n)all the people who are about the same age
Vocabulary Words 3/7/16
established
immigrants
culture
communities
to begin or start something permanently
people who move from one country to another
peoples' customs and beliefs
groups of people living together in one place
established
to begin or start something permanently
immigrants
people who move from one country to another
21 terms
E4S1U1 - Living Traditions
Craft
Musical
Perform
Pottery
Items that are made by hand.
When someone plays an instrument or sings well.
To put on a show to other people.
Objects made out of clay.
Craft
Items that are made by hand.
Musical
When someone plays an instrument or sings well.
5 terms
Week 5 Vocabulary
Insolation
Traditional
Anthropology
Discuss
The act of being separated.
Part of a long history of doing the same thing for many years…
The science that deals with the origins, physical and cultura…
To make observations about something using facts, reasoning a…
Insolation
The act of being separated.
Traditional
Part of a long history of doing the same thing for many years…
Tradition
values
culture
morals
ethics
the importance, worth, or usefulness of something
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
a lesson, especially one concerning what is right or prudent,…
is the branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defe…
values
the importance, worth, or usefulness of something
culture
the arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achie…
Mesoamerica 4
Economy
Indigenous
Europeans
Customs
the wealth and resources of a country or region, especially i…
Native
Started the Age of Exploration when Columbus sailed the Ameri…
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
Economy
the wealth and resources of a country or region, especially i…
Indigenous
Native
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Vocab: "Mayflower Myths" & "Thanksgiving: Fact or Fiction"
tradition
secular
drought
prevailed
beliefs and ways of doing things that are passed down from pa…
attitudes, activities, or other things that have no religious…
prolonged period of abnormally low rainfall
be widespread in a particular area at a particular time
tradition
beliefs and ways of doing things that are passed down from pa…
secular
attitudes, activities, or other things that have no religious…
6 terms
Las Posadas
Mexico
Las Posadas
Piñata
Poinsettia
Mexico is located south of the United States and north of Cen…
Las Posadas is a religious Christmas tradition in Mexico. It…
A pinata is made out of paper-mache and is filled with candy…
A plant that grows in Mexico and Central America.
Mexico
Mexico is located south of the United States and north of Cen…
Las Posadas
Las Posadas is a religious Christmas tradition in Mexico. It…
10 terms
Traditions
Celebrate
Winter
Ornament
Carol
To do something special for an important event
The coldest season of the year
A small object used to decorate a Christmas tree
A song sung during traditional Christmas celebrations
Celebrate
To do something special for an important event
Winter
The coldest season of the year
Trimester 2 part 1
topography
tributary
oasis
monsoon
surface features of a place or region
a stream flowing into a river
A fertile place in a desert where there is water and vegetation
A strong wind and rain that blows across East Asia at certain…
topography
surface features of a place or region
tributary
a stream flowing into a river
20 terms
2016-17 Unit 3 Human Geography: Culture
ancestor
assimilation
civilization
culture
family members before grandparents (great grandparents and ba…
to accept and copy a new or different culture
a society with a highly developed culture, politics, technology
the way of life of a group of people who share similar belief…
ancestor
family members before grandparents (great grandparents and ba…
assimilation
to accept and copy a new or different culture
9 terms
Seeds of Change, social study terms
ancestors
customs
traditions
ambassador
Relatives who lived in the past... Family members from past gene…
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
A person who represents the U.S. government in another country
ancestors
Relatives who lived in the past... Family members from past gene…
customs
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
7 terms
Chapter 7.2 - The Beliefs of Hinduism
assign
achieve
tradition
dharma
to set apart or mark for a specific purpose
to do or succeed in doing; accomplish
a long-established custom or practice
living a moral life
assign
to set apart or mark for a specific purpose
achieve
to do or succeed in doing; accomplish
16 terms
Traditions
winter
holiday
celebrate
tradition
the coldest season of the year
a special day or time that is important to a group of people…
to do something special for an important event
a way of doing something that has been done for many years
winter
the coldest season of the year
holiday
a special day or time that is important to a group of people…
5 terms
Mesoamerica 4
Economy
Indigenous
Europeans
Customs
System of production, consumption, and distribution.
Native
people who colonized Africa
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
Economy
System of production, consumption, and distribution.
Indigenous
Native
6 terms
2016 Set 9
ancestor
generation
tradition
culture
a family member from long ago
all the people or other animals who are born and live at abou…
a belief or custom that is passed down from year to year and…
the ideas and customs of a certain group of people
ancestor
a family member from long ago
generation
all the people or other animals who are born and live at abou…
AUSTRALIAN WORDS
Origins
Society
Culture
Tradition
Where it starts
Community
Behaviors of a Community
Passing on custom or belief
Origins
Where it starts
Society
Community
A Boy Called Slow
Custom
Determination
Extended
Raid
a traditional and widely accepted way of behaving or doing so…
To work hard to achieve something: To not give up.
To make longer
a sudden attack on an enemy by troops, aircraft, or other arm…
Custom
a traditional and widely accepted way of behaving or doing so…
Determination
To work hard to achieve something: To not give up.
Day of the Dead
Ancestors
Altar
Traditions
Generation
family members from long ago.
Place to leave offerings such as a table or other raised surf…
Beliefs or customs that passed down from year to year and gen…
All the people and animals who are born and live at the same…
Ancestors
family members from long ago.
Altar
Place to leave offerings such as a table or other raised surf…
35 terms
A Long Water to Water
Droned
Bush
Rebel
Shrouded
To talk in a persistently dull or monotonous tone
Dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes
People who oppose or defy the government that exists
Covered, hidden or wrapped
Droned
To talk in a persistently dull or monotonous tone
Bush
Dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes
40 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary Year Long (6th grade)
hieroglyph
artisan
dynasty
silt
An ancient Egyptian writing system in which pictures were use…
A skilled craftsperson
a line of hereditary rulers of a country.
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks; a mixture of fertile s…
hieroglyph
An ancient Egyptian writing system in which pictures were use…
artisan
A skilled craftsperson
Go West!
culture
established
communities
immigrants
people's customs and beliefs
to have set up permanently
1. a group of people who live in the same place 2. a group of…
people who move from one country to live in another
culture
people's customs and beliefs
established
to have set up permanently
8 terms
Grammar Explorer 2, Ch 1
celebrate
celebration
ceremony
represent
do something special for an important event
what we do to celebrate something
an important event where we do traditional things
say or do something for another person or for your country
celebrate
do something special for an important event
celebration
what we do to celebrate something
10 terms
Unit 2 - Personal Experiences
culture
customs
rules
greetings
beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
guidelines for what is and is not allowed
words or actions used when you see or meet someone
culture
beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people
customs
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
Vocabulary Week 8
culture
traditional
established
community
a way of life; beliefs
something done the same way for a long time
started; began
groups of people who live or work together
culture
a way of life; beliefs
traditional
something done the same way for a long time
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