Diversity Lesson and Activities for In Person or Virtual Learning

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The Responsive Counselor
Grade Levels
3rd - 6th
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Love this resource SO MUCH!! Easy to follow along, no set up required. Great lesson that covers a lot of info regarding diversity and tolerance. Love that there's notes for the slide show too.
This is one of the best presentations I've bought on TpT. I used it for a classroom lesson while distance learning. Thank you!
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  1. This is a set of five lessons that help students develop social justice skills through understanding identity, diversity, and injustice. 1. IDENTITY LESSON: Understanding the different elements of identities and exploring our own2. DIVERSITY & DIFFERENCES LESSON: We have lots of commonalities, i
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This Teaching Tolerance aligned lesson is about understanding differences and valuing diversity. It focuses on: having commonalities despite our differences, how diversity is valuable and important (including specific scenarios to discuss), and appropriately asking questions about differences (with several opportunities for practice).

The lesson includes:

•27 Slide presentation to guide discussion and activities with suggested scripting for each slide

•Independent reflection activities: printable worksheets & interactive Google Slides™

•Recommended book companion list

•Editable parent letter to send home after the lesson explaining the purpose and content of the lesson

•Follow-up discussion questions printable

•Student pre/post survey

This was created as either a stand-alone lesson or the second lesson in a series building up to and working to develop knowledge and skills around social justice.

*You may wish to expand this into two lessons, depending on how much time you have, especially if you incorporate a book*

It is aligned to: Teaching Tolerance’s Social Justice Anchor Standards (Diversity), the American School Counseling Association’s Mindsets & Behaviors, and the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning’s (CASEL) Core Competencies.

This resource is listed for grades 3rd-6th but you know your students best! I recommend thoroughly looking over the preview to decide if this resource is developmentally appropriate for your students.

The presentation is MAC and PC compatible with a Google Sides™ link included in the lesson plan. The presentation is NOT editable, although slides can be hidden or deleted.

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