EC410 Cultural Diversity
Directions: Be sure to make an electronic copy of your answer before submitting it to
Ashworth College for grading. Unless otherwise stated, answer in complete sentences,
and be sure to use correct English spelling and grammar. Sources must be cited in APA
format. Your response should be four (4) double-spaced pages in length; refer to the
"Format Requirements" page for specific format requirements.
This assignment is comprised of two different parts that will show your learning of
various course objectives from Lessons 5, 6, 7, and 8.
Choose one of the following religions to research: Christianity, Judaism, Islam,
Buddhism, or Hinduism. As you research, be prepared to identify and discuss the
following concepts as each relates to the religion: traditions/celebrations, beliefs, and
restrictions. Discuss how you may have to modify or adapt your classroom for a student
of this specific religion. You will want to refer back to Lesson 5.
To practice lesson planning, create an age appropriate activity for early childhood aged
students based on three of Gardner’s Multiple Intelligences. Your lesson plan should
include a learning objective, materials, and a step-by-step guide on how to complete the
activity, and identification of which Multiple Intelligences are being addressed. You will
want to refer back to Lesson 8.
Please refer to the rubric on the next page for the grading criteria for this assignment.