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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…
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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... .
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…
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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
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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
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…
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…
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…
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…
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
13 terms
Traditions(LevelE)Unit1Part2
ancestor
influence
relationship
role
a family member who lived a long time ago
to affect or convince another person
the way people or things are connected
a part or purpose
ancestor
a family member who lived a long time ago
influence
to affect or convince another person
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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
13 terms
Cultures
legends
cultures
traditions
participate
popular stories about the past that have been handed down for…
customs and beliefs of certain groups of people
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
to take part in
legends
popular stories about the past that have been handed down for…
cultures
customs and beliefs of certain groups of people
10 terms
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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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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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
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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…
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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…
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
12 terms
Dia de los Muertos
altar
celebrate
cemetery
decorate
tables or other raised surfaces that are used for religious o…
to do something special to honor an event
a place where dead people are buried
to make something more attractive by adding color or an ornam…
altar
tables or other raised surfaces that are used for religious o…
celebrate
to do something special to honor an event
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.
12 terms
California Native Americans
customs
folklore
myth
legend
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
The traditional beliefs, myths, tales, and practices of a peo…
A traditional story about gods, ancestors, or heroes, told to…
traditional stories based on real-life events that become lar…
customs
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
folklore
The traditional beliefs, myths, tales, and practices of a peo…
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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
58 terms
World Geography- Chapter 8- Aspects of Culture
culture
customs
animism
Hinduism
A total way of life held in common by a group of people, incl…
A way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
Belief that objects, such as plants and stones, or natural ev…
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
culture
A total way of life held in common by a group of people, incl…
customs
A way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a…
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Unit 4 "A Changing World"
assist
assume
community
consequence
help
to believe something is true, even without proof
a group of people who have something in common
result
assist
help
assume
to believe something is true, even without proof
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Gr. 3 Unit 1 Week 2
tradition
celebrate
symbols
courage
custom or belief
observe in a special way
object which stands for something
bravery
tradition
custom or belief
celebrate
observe in a special way
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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
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
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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…
11 terms
Culture and Civilization activity for 9/30/16
Culture
Customs
Traditions
Ancestors
The way of life of a group of people including their language…
Ways of doing things, different cultures are used to differen…
Customs or practices that have been used over a long period o…
Members of a persons family who lived long long ago
Culture
The way of life of a group of people including their language…
Customs
Ways of doing things, different cultures are used to differen…
7 terms
Social Responsibility
Ethnic
Social responsibility
Technologies
Community
Of or relating to a population subgroup within a larger or do…
Is an ethical issue that states that an organization or indiv…
The collection of techniques, skills, methods and processes u…
A group of people living in the same place or having a partic…
Ethnic
Of or relating to a population subgroup within a larger or do…
Social responsibility
Is an ethical issue that states that an organization or indiv…
15 terms
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…
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Vocabulary Unit 1 Social Studies
Culture
Custom
Diversity
Tradition
The language, traditions, beliefs, traditions, clothing and a…
Something that has been done for a long time and is widely ac…
Variety
A custom or belief that is handed down from generation to gen…
Culture
The language, traditions, beliefs, traditions, clothing and a…
Custom
Something that has been done for a long time and is widely ac…
7 terms
"The History of Halloween"
bonfires
carving
pranks
roam
large fires built outside for celebrations
cutting with care to make something
tricks or practical jokes
to travel or more around without a plan
bonfires
large fires built outside for celebrations
carving
cutting with care to make 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…
7 terms
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.
10 terms
First Nations
aboriginal
indigenous
plains
tradition
the first people in a land and things relating to them
starting, or occuring naturally in a certain place
a large area of flat land with few trees
the following of beliefs or customs from generation to genera…
aboriginal
the first people in a land and things relating to them
indigenous
starting, or occuring naturally in a certain place
17 terms
Archaeology and the Old Stone Age
culture
custom
society
values
The way of life of a group of people at a particular time, in…
A social habit or way of living in a group
A group of people bound together by the same culture
The beliefs or ideals that guide the way people live
culture
The way of life of a group of people at a particular time, in…
custom
A social habit or way of living in a group
5 terms
Winter Celebrations Term 1 List 14
happiness
traditions
beautiful
midnight
the feeling of being happy
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
very pretty
12 o'clock at night
happiness
the feeling of being happy
traditions
customs or beliefs handed down from generation to generation
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
13 terms
Culture
globalization
culture
culture trait
culture region
activities that involve the entire world and result in making…
beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people
a single piece of a culture's traditions and practices
an area in which people have many shared culture traits
globalization
activities that involve the entire world and result in making…
culture
beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people
11 terms
Grade 1 Social Studies Cultures and Celebrations Fall quarter 2
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…
9 terms
Alpi 3
culture
custom
rule
greeting
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Practices followed by the people of a particular cultural gro…
Instructions to follow
Hello- the words or actions carried out when meeting someone
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
custom
Practices followed by the people of a particular cultural gro…
15 terms
G4 Culture
culture
belief
tradition
currency
way of life for a group of people
a feeling that something is good, right, or valuable
a way of doing something for a long time
the money a country uses
culture
way of life for a group of people
belief
a feeling that something is good, right, or valuable
10 terms
Unit 1 Chapter 1
adversely
attain
cosmopolitan
heritage
not good or favorable
to succeed in achieving something after a long time
having people from many different parts of the world
traditional beliefs or customs
adversely
not good or favorable
attain
to succeed in achieving something after a long time
13 terms
3rd grade Community and weather
flood
landslide
tornado
hurricane
flood
landslide
27 terms
Chapter 11, 12, and 13
Reformation
Martin Luther
95 theses
Sect
A religious movement that gained momentum in the 1500s with t…
A sixteenth-century German religious leader; the founder of P…
A document written by Martin Luther that challenged the Churc…
A subgroup of a major religious group.
Reformation
A religious movement that gained momentum in the 1500s with t…
Martin Luther
A sixteenth-century German religious leader; the founder of P…
18 terms
Native Americans
adapt
adobe
ancestor
artifacts
to modify something so that it fits a purpose
dried mud bricks
a relative that lived before you
objects made by human groups; helps our understanding of the…
adapt
to modify something so that it fits a purpose
adobe
dried mud bricks
8 terms
Wedding vocabulary - GE2, Ch1
celebrate
celebration
ceremony
represent
do something special for an important event
what we do for an important event
an important event where we do special 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 for an important event
12 terms
8-26
effort
tradition
drama
trade
hard work or a good try
a belief or custom that is passed down from year to year and…
a story that is written to be performed by actors
to exchange one thing for another
effort
hard work or a good try
tradition
a belief or custom that is passed down from year to year and…
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