We found 58 resources with the concept gender bias
“He Named Me Malala”: Understanding Student Activism Through Film
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewMalala Yousafzai has become the face of social activism. After watching He Named Me Malala and short student-made films about what young people can do to become instruments of change, class members reflect on what it means to be an...
Media and Money: Crash Course Media Literacy
10 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Money talks ... especially in the media world! How do finances influence the media we see? Answer that, and many other questions using a video in a media literacy series. The narrator discusses how economic reasons influence media...
An Introduction to Simone de Beauvoir's The Second Sex
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Simone de Beauvoir is considered one of the first feminist philosophers and her book, The Second Sex, is known as one of the most important treatises on feminism. Introduce young philosophers to Beauvoir's ideas with a short video that...
Should Girls Be Allowed to Play High School Football?
5th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Combine text analysis with a prompt that is sure to spark interest and discussion with your class members. Pupils read a news article written in 2013 regarding an Alabama community's conversation on girls playing middle/high school...
F.E.W. Harper: Uplifted from the Shadows
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians discover the life of an incredible African American woman who, as an anti-slavery lecturer prior to the Civil War, defied stereotypes of what women could accomplish. Pupils explore the concept of stereotyping, read...
Determining the Existence of Gender Bias in Daily Tasks
3rd - 8th
Help your kids explore gender bias. Learners design and conduct a survey examining role responsibilities within families. They determine the percentage of responsibilities for males vs. females and graph the results. Then they analyze...
CINDERELLA: AN ADAPTATION: INFUSING EQUITY BY GENDER
8th - 12th
Students identify and explain the effects of gender bias. For this stereotypes lesson students read The House on Mango Street, students discuss their responses and write a paper reflecting their thoughts. They will also read and discuss...
INFUSING EQUITY BY GENDER INTO THE CLASSROOM:A Handbook of Classroom Practices
9th - 12th
Students examine how gender bias, stereotyping, and discrimination impacts their lives. Students examine behaviors they believe are acceptable for males and females and will compose an essay based on their findings.