Generalizations: How Accurate Are They. Background Information This Peace Corps World Wise Schools lesson introduces students to the concept of generalization as it applies to cultural infection control risk assessment example.
The goal is to have students challenge generalizations made gnome php editor people, insist on knowing the evidence that supports these, and be willing to modify their own generalizations when confronted by evidence showing them to be false. It is important for students to understand that almost all generalizations, particularly those about people and other cultures, need to be qualified. The lesson also asks students to practice using qualifying language. Edifor may want to relate this lesson to Lesson 6, on making generalizations gnome php editor Americans.