Search


learning plan

social justice for the early years

What groups do I belong to?
What are my identities?
How do I know I’m part of a group?
What identities do I share with my family? What identities do I have that are different from my family?
How do people show that they are proud of themselves?
Does my identity mean I get to do things other kids can’t...

Grade Level
K-2
learning plan

Tolerance and Learning For Justice!

What do we gain when we learn about the lived experiences of other people?
What are the challenges of celebrating what we have in common while also honoring our differences?
How do we connect in meaningful ways with people who are different from us?
What is the relationship between diversity and inequality?
What problems arise when we relate to people...

Grade Level
Subject
History
Social Justice Domains
learning plan

Exploring Diverse Topics and Cultures

How do our personal experiences affect our day in school?
What are some ways we already explore diverse topics and cultures in school? 
What are some ways we could describe the culture in our school and in our classroom? 
What has happened throughout history to people like me?
How do I get to know others and allow others to get...

Grade Level
3-5
Subject
Digital Literacy
Reading & Language Arts
SEL
Arts
Social Justice Domains
learning plan

What's in a name? Challenging and questioning William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet's" suggestion to "refuse thy name."

“What's in a name? that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.”― William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
According to Shakespeare's main characters, a name is only letters that make up a word. However, given the history of the United States as well as current events, it's easy to recognize that there is EVERYTHING in...

Grade Level
Subject
Reading & Language Arts
Social Justice Domains