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Re: Today in Art Class....religion

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Fri, 15 Oct 1999 19:47:38 EDT

In a message dated 10/15/99 7:40:35 PM, wrote:

<<Whaddya DO with this kind of thing? Can't just say, "Native Americans
make these dolls 'cuz they're purty...."

No. You use that time as an opportunity to teach them about the diversity of
different cultures. Even if they are adamant about their Christian beliefs or
feel compelled to put on a histrionic display, you can grab that "teacher
moment" and explain how people of different cultures have different beliefs.