S: Nicole Van Hout
1: Symbols: p.2-5 Values/Norms: p.6-9 Material Culture/Technology: p.10-13 Free: p.14-17
2: Symbols | A cross represents my family, because we are all very different, but one of the things we do together is go to church. | A heart represents my family, because we love each other, and I don't know what I'd do without them.
4: A smiley face represents my family, because we are always laughing. We like to joke around, and we have fun together as a family.
5: A health symbol represents my family, because we value our health. We live by the motto "If you don't have good health, you don't have anything."
6: My family values old friends and those who have touched our lives in some way. | My family values being together and having a close relationship.
7: My family values happiness. We love to smile and laugh.
8: A norm for my family is that we try to eat dinner together every night. | A norm for my family is that my sister and I have to earn our money and try to pay for things on our own.
9: A norm for my family is that we cannot use our cell phones at the dinner table.
10: My dog Candie defines me, because I have learned a lot of responsibility by having a dog. | My childhood stuffed bunny defines me, because I still have him, and I cherish my childhood and my memories.
11: My dance shoes define me, because I have been dancing for 10 years. Dance allows me to express myself, and get rid of stress.
12: My iPod defines me, because I am a dancer and I always need to be listening to some sort of beat. I like to download new and unique music, and I can't imagine a world without music.
13: Technology defines me, because I am always on the go and I need to get things done fast. Technology allows me to conveniently get through my busy everyday schedule.
14: My family and I like to go to Packer games.
15: My family and I enjoy camping together.
16: My friends are very important to me, and they are a huge part of my life. Dance and the girls on the dance team are important parts of my life.
17: I enjoy joking around with friends, and just having fun. A day isn't complete without laughter.