Teacher Notes

Ways of Seeing

Have you ever wondered why we see things the ways we do?  In this module, you will explore the reasons why people see the world around them differently.  This module has four activities.

  1. What's Going On?
    Sometimes a photograph can be seen in many different ways.  In this activity you will think about why you see images the way you do.
  2. Home Sweet Home
    What does home mean to you?  In this activity you will look at some of the different ideas people have about home.
  3. Mystery Object
    In this activity you will explore what one object means to five different people.
  4. Community Perspectives
    Sometimes to really understand an issue it helps to look at it from a number of perspectives.  In this topic you will read a newspaper article and consider it from different points of view.