Students engage in a lesson that focuses on the principal of tolerance. They are given examples of what a school should be like. The goal of the lesson is to get the students to treat others fairly even if differences exist.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 4 Views 12 Downloads
A Time for Justice
The Academy Award-winning documentary A Time for Justice launches a unit that examines America's civil rights movement. Class members examine key events and participants in the movement and consider how the civil rights movement changed...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Provide teenagers with the social skills they need to live happy lives with this collection of worksheets and activities. Covering a variety of topics from self-awareness and assertiveness, to stress management and problem solving, this...
5th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
ON BEING NASTY TO PEOPLE AND BEING NICE TO PEOPLE
Students study the concept of Positive Tolerance. They list 10 examples of sarcasm or cruel humor that they have heard recently in school. They summarize discussion in a careful, sensitive way - ensuring that the discussion is...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
Is There a Stone in My Soup?
Students understand that people treat people differently sometimes because they are different.In this mutual respect and activity, students discuss the need for positive change and how they can be a part of that. Students survey others,...
3rd - 5th English Language Arts