# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Army JROTC I Task 1448558667

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Define U.S. military traditions, customs, and courtesies.

Definition

Definition should include military practices showing consideration and respect for others (e.g., salutes, colors, rendering honors):
  • Traditions—the passing down of elements of a culture (such as knowledge, beliefs, or customs) from one generation to another
  • Customs—long-established practices followed as a matter of course among people, oftentimes considered an unwritten law or repeated practice
  • Courtesies—acts of politeness or gracious manners; the use of polite gestures or remarks

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the significance of tradition?
  • What is the history of the salute?
  • What are some common courtesies used in Army JROTC?

Related Standards of Learning

English

9.3

The student will apply knowledge of word origins, derivations, and figurative language to extend vocabulary development in authentic texts.
  1. Use structural analysis of roots, affixes, synonyms, and antonyms to understand complex words.
  2. Use context, structure, and connotations to determine meanings of words and phrases.
  3. Discriminate between connotative and denotative meanings and interpret the connotation.
  4. Identify the meaning of common idioms.
  5. Explain the meaning of literary and classical allusions and figurative language in text.
  6. Extend general and cross-curricular vocabulary through speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

10.3

The student will apply knowledge of word origins, derivations, and figurative language to extend vocabulary development in authentic texts.
  1. Use structural analysis of roots, affixes, synonyms, and antonyms, to understand complex words.
  2. Use context, structure, and connotations to determine meanings of words and phrases.
  3. Discriminate between connotative and denotative meanings and interpret the connotation.
  4. Explain the meaning of common idioms.
  5. Explain the meaning of literary and classical allusions and figurative language in text.
  6. Extend general and cross-curricular vocabulary through speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

11.3

The student will apply knowledge of word origins, derivations, and figurative language to extend vocabulary development in authentic texts.
  1. Use structural analysis of roots, affixes, synonyms, and antonyms to understand complex words.
  2. Use context, structure, and connotations to determine meanings of words and phrases.
  3. Discriminate between connotative and denotative meanings and interpret the connotation.
  4. Explain the meaning of common idioms.
  5. Explain the meaning of literary and classical allusions and figurative language in text.
  6. Extend general and cross-curricular vocabulary through speaking, listening, reading, and writing.