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- 1. BeautyWhat is it? Who or what defines it? What does it mean to me?
2. Rules for this unit: Be respectful of everyone. Think before you speak. Acknowledge that everyone is beautiful. Do not put down the ideas or beliefs of others. Guard your words. Run them through the filter of your brain before they reach yourmouth and spill out. 3. Watch this video. Payattention. 4. What was the message of the video?Was there a lesson to be learned?Write a response to the video discussing themessage. Three sentence minimum.Share your response with your elbow buddy.Be prepared to be called upon to share your elbowbuddys response.Discuss. 5. 1. Think of what you consider beautiful in a person. Write down five attributes that you see as defining beauty.2. With your list circulate around the room.3. Speak to your classmates and write down five attributes that youhear from others that are not on your list.4. At the end of this activity you will have a list of at least tenattributes .Your list should look like this:What do I consider beautiful? What do others consider beautiful? 6. What does the class consider beautiful? 7. What doesbeauty mean to you?Choose one of the followingquotations.Write down the quote and thename of the author.Write a response to the quotationyou chose (3 sentence minimum). 8. Quotations on Beauty Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it. Beauty is only skin deep, butugly goes clean to the bone. Confucius I find the whole concept of being sexy Dorothy Parker embarrassing and confusing. If I do an interview with photographs people desperately want to change me - dye my hair No matter how plain a blonder, pluck my eyebrows, give me a fringe. Then theres the choice of clothes. I knowwoman may be, if truth and everyone wants a picture of me in a mini-skirt.honesty are written across her But thats not me. I feel uncomfortable. Id never go out in a mini-skirt. Its nothing to doface, she will be beautiful.with protecting the Hermione image. I wouldnt do that. Personally, I dont actually think its even that sexy. Whats sexy about Eleanor Rooseveltsaying, Im here with my boobs out and a short skirt, have a look at everything Ive got? My idea of sexy is that less is more. The less you reveal the more people can wonder. Emma Watson 9. Close your eyes andlisten to this song.Describe the singer. What doyou think he looks like? 10. Here is IsraelKamakawiwoole 11. Did Israel look the way you imagined?Is Israel beautiful by todays standards?Why or why not?What are your standards for beauty?Are they yours or have you been brainwashedby the media?What is beautiful? 12. They say beauty is in the eye ofthe beholder.Different cultures have differentstandards of beauty. 13. What is beauty?How does the media distort our views? 14. flaws 3rd person singular present, plural of flawNounA mark, fault, or other imperfection that mars asubstance or object.A squall of wind; a short storm.Verb(of an imperfection) Mar, weaken, or invalidate(something): "the computer game was flawed bypoor programming". 15. What are your flaws? Writeabout a flaw thatconcerns/bothers you. Of course, not a flaw that you dont want others to knowabout. I will share one of myflaws as an example. 16. I dont like my hair. My hair is thin and stringy and rarely looks good.Every day I am surrounded by young ladies with beautiful.Thick, flowing hair which is a constant reminder to me of theinadequacy of my hair. I become envious when I see Pantenecommercials with shiny, flowing, sleek, long hair. I wish my hair wouldgrow longer and thicker and that I didnt have to work to make it lookgood. My hair is definitely one of my flaws. 17. I was sadbecause I had noshoes until I met a man that had no feet.Why are we so hard on ourselves? Whydont we appreciate what we have? http://www.google.com/search?q=bald+w oman&hl=en&client=safari&tbo=d&rls=en 18. What are your flaws? Writeabout a flaw thatconcerns/bothers you. Of course, not a flaw that you dont want others to knowabout. I will share one of myflaws as an example. 19. What are your flaws? Writeabout a flaw thatconcerns/bothers you. Of course, not a flaw that you dont want others to knowabout. I will share one of myflaws as an example.