Presentation on theme: "What is heritage? Heritage is something passed down from proceeding generations; tradition."— Presentation transcript:
1 What is heritage?Heritage is something passed down from proceeding generations; tradition.
2 How does heritage influence a person as a child growing up and then later as an adult?
3 What is tradition?Tradition is the passing down of a culture from generation to generation.
4 Explain one of your family traditions Explain one of your family traditions. Explain a family belief or value you live by.
5 What is a memoir?A memoir is an autobiography or a biography.
6 How can a person's community affect his her heritage How can a person's community affect his her heritage? How can a person’s heritage or beliefs build a community?
7 In your Lit book turn to page 57 Analyze the picture.What is the picture telling you?Does this lady have a story to tell?What is that story?What kind of emotions should you have towards the woman ? Explain.What do you notice first when looking at this portrait? Explain.What does the high-contrast lighting in this image suggest about the character of the person in the portrait? Explain.
8 After Reading Questions What is the most important insight Momaday gains about his heritage during his pilgrimage from Yellowstone to his grandmother’s grave at Rainy Mountain?Note:In-sight= an understanding of a relationship that sheds light on or helps you solve a problem.Pilgrimage= a journey, especially a long one, made to some sacred place as an act of religious devotion.