Using the SOAPSTone organizer, analyze the following excerpts from Thomas Paine’s Common Sense
After our class discussion, read and answer the questions about the following theories. When you are finished, you and your partner will write up to 3 paragraphs describing what YOU think happened to the colony. You must have at least 3 facts to support your claim.
In your groups, read the following article and answer the questions below…
1. What is the basic focus of Nacirema society? Do you agree with these beliefs? Why?
2. Describe the Nacirema shrine. Do we have anything like this in our culture? Explain
3. Describe the job of the holy mouth man. Why do you think the Naciremas visit him?
4. What are your general feelings about the Nacirema civilization? Would you like to live
in this society? Explain your answer.