The Culture Agents a graphic novel, is a wonderful resource that can be read and enjoyed by students to understand the story behind the Culture Agents and the Xenophobes’ struggle. It also serves as a rich classroom or home-school resource. There are many activities you can do before, during and after reading Culture Agents to support students’ understanding of the storyline and to develop deeper perspectives around cultural literacy, global competency and emotional intelligence.
The Culture Agents are on their “top secret” mission to defeat Xeno and the Xenophobes who are spreading fear, ignorance and arrogances throughout the world. The story helps students grapple with the complexities of living in a community filled with diverse thought, race and culture. It poses a question as to whether the world would be better off if everyone were the same.