Heritage Chat Pack
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Heritage Chat Pack

$10.00

Heritage Chat Pack

The Heritage Chat Pack is an activity that encourages students to discuss ideas connected to personal and cultural heritage, to begin thinking about what makes something worth preserving. This activity can be a powerful provocation or to support the consolidation of ideas and perspectives during an inquiry onto who decides what is worth preserving, or how the past can influence the present and the future. Chat packs are designed to be a pressure free opportunity for students to develop speaking, listening and recording skills while sharing their current ideas and knowledge of about supply and demand.

Included in the resource:

  • Explanation of chat packs
  • Example cards
  • Key to the thinking keys- Based on Tony Ryan’s’ Keys
  • 3 critical thinking cards
  • 5 creative thinking cards
  • 7 critical and creative thinking combination cards

Subject links: Social studies- History (Exploration, heritage, identity, performing arts), Writing and Presenting; Speaking and listening

 

Description

Heritage Chat Pack

The Heritage Chat Pack is an activity that encourages students to discuss ideas connected to personal and cultural heritage, to begin thinking about what makes something worth preserving. This activity can be a powerful provocation or to support the consolidation of ideas and perspectives during an inquiry onto who decides what is worth preserving, or how the past can influence the present and the future.

Chat packs are designed to be a pressure free opportunity for students to develop speaking, listening and recording skills while sharing their current ideas and knowledge of about supply and demand.

The resource is based Tony Ryan’s thinker’s keys that encourage students to use both critical and creative thinking.

Included in the resource:

  • Explanation of chat packs
  • Example cards
  • Key to the thinking keys- Based on Tony Ryan’s’ Keys
  • 3 critical thinking cards
  • 5 creative thinking cards
  • 7 critical and creative thinking combination cards

Subject links: Social studies- History (Exploration, heritage, identity, performing arts), Writing and Presenting; Speaking and listening

Some key understandings that can be addressed when using this resource include

  • Throughout history, people have interacted with each other and communicated using arts.
  • Events in time have an impact on communities that form the basis of legacies that inform future choices and beliefs
  • Preserving heritage is a complex process that needs to take into account multiple perspectives, consequences and beliefs