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Social Studies (2010) Grade(s): KG


Compare cultural similarities and differences in individuals, families, and communities.

COS Examples

Examples: celebrations, food, traditions

Unpacked Content


Students know:
  • Individuals, families, and communities mark special days or events in a variety of ways.
  • Cultures are celebrated in different ways.
  • Cultures follow a variety of traditions.
  • Vocabulary: celebration, tradition, culture


Students are able to:
  • Identify celebrations and traditions within their culture.
  • Recognize celebrations and traditions of other cultures.


Students understand that:
  • There are cultural similarities and differences among individuals, families, and communities.


  • compare
  • contrast
  • culture
  • celebration
  • tradition