How Do Teens Express Their Individuality? Выполнила учитель английского языка МОУ «СОШ №3» Голышева Е.А.
Subculture- (the behaviour, beliefs, and customs of) a particular group of people within a society, often a group whose behaviour is disaproved of by most people.
Subculture is any group within a larger complex culture who have interests that vary from those of the mainstream culture. Subculture is a group with a distinct style and identity.
What are the ways of expressing the individuality? Why do young people join the group? What groups are there in the world?
Teenagers have a particular relationship with the world. They always try to express their individuality. To express it they try to show off; show a rebellion against the parents, the regime, society; reject everything; join the group or the organization.
One of the most popular way of expressing the individuality is to join the group or the organization. Teenagers join the group because they want: To achieve something To change the world for the best To try out all sorts of options To be in a collective What other reasons can you suggest?
Scouts Hippies Join organisations (officially registered) Join cultural grouping /subculture (have Interests that vary from those of the Mainstream (dominant) culture) Political organisations YOUNG PEOPLE Express themthelf in… clothes music hobbies
Scouts Environmentalists Punks Bikers Hippies Join organisations (officially registered) Join cultural grouping /subculture (have Interests that vary from those of the Mainstream (dominant) culture) Political organisations YOUNG PEOPLE Express themselves in… clothes music sports hobbies
There are different groups and organizations in the world. They are: Bikers; Hippies; Environmentalists; Hackers; Punks; Ravers; Scouts; Volunteers. What other groups do you know?
BIKERS 2 or 3 wheeled bike leather jackets army boots
PUNKS brightly coloured hair metal chains aggressive music
GOTS Long black clothes Interests about the life beyond the grave
Hackers Deep understanding of computers Sit at the computer from morning till night
FOOTBALL FANS Symbols of the favourite sport team The anthem of the team Follow the favourite team
MUSICAL FANS Collect information Listen to music Visit concerts
RAPPERS Wear wide clothes Wear caps Wear metal chains Listen to rap ( or read rap)
ENVIRONMENTALISTS GOOD points: Want to protect nature Solve ecological problems Improve the ecological situation BAD points: ?
HACKERS GOOD points: ? BAD points: 1.Can use computer to crack something’s system 2.Forget everything because can sit at the computer from morning till night
PUNKS GOOD points: 1. Can express themselves BAD points: ?
But you can express your individuality in other way. You can choose the other style of life!
Andrei Arshavin He is fond of football from his childhood He is 26 years old He is the forward of “ ZENIT”
Maria Sharapova She is fond of tennis from her childhood She is 20 years old She is the highest tennisplayer in the world (1.88m)
How do you express your individuality?
Now its up to you to decide what to choose!
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