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Ageism: Word Association Lesson Plan

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High schoolers discuss the attitudes related to the word old. In groups, they identify negative stereotypes about getting older and determine how these attitudes affect public policy on the elderly. They compare and contrast the concepts of ageism, racism and sexism.

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9th - 12th
Social Studies & History
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Lesson Plans
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Inquiry-Based Learning