Third Culture Kids Prompt

I am from (list countries you have lived in)

I am from ( list country #1 you have lived in)
  • use sensory (smell, taste, vision, touch) specific detail in describing a memory you have of country or with a specific person/place
  • #1
I am from ( list country #2 you have lived in)
  • use sensory (smell, taste, vision, touch) specific detail in describing a memory you have of country or with a specific person/place
I am also from (list countries you may be a citizen of, but have not lived in)
  • use specific detail about an experience visiting that country or part of a family story that lets you know something about that country)

I am also from
  • describe specific traditions, language, cultural/ethnic/religious identity
I am from (country you feel is home)
  • use specific landmarks, vacation spots, friend’s houses, vocabulary words, that you relate with feeling at home)

I speak (list languages you speak)
I speak (use a word in one of those languages that is impossible for you to translate and explain why, or make up an English word that would do it justice.)

I am from leaving (describe what you feel when leaving a country because your vacation is over or because you are moving.
I am from arriving (describe what you feel when you arrive after being gone for a break or when you just moved to a new country.
I am from (what do you love about your international mobility?)
I am from (what is challenging about not being from here nor there for you?)

Geographically Rooted Kids

I am from (list the country you were born in)

I am from ( list a city or house #1 (or only city/house ) you have lived in)
  • use sensory specific detail in describing a memory you have of city #1 (or only city/house you have lived)
I am from ( list city/house #2 you have lived in)
  • use sensory specific detail in describing a memory you have of city/house #2


I am also from
  • describe specific traditions, language/dialect, cultural/ethnic/religious identity
I am from city you feel is home)
  • use specific landmarks, neighborhoods, friend’s houses, vocabulary words, that you relate with feeling at home)

I speak (list languages or dialects you speak)
  • I am learning (list language(s) that you are learning to speak)
  • I speak (use an interesting word in that language that you have learned), which sounds (or makes me think of)…

I am from
  • share a trip you took when you left your neighborhood, city, area or country, be specific and descriptive what you experienced)
I am from
  • describe the feeling of familiarity of being in places that you are familiar with
I am from (what do you love about having lived in one place, area, neighborhood or country your entire life?)
I am from (what is challenging for you ?)