Results for Pre K to K

K-2 Read-Aloud Informational

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Texts marked with this icon   are available free of charge through Perspectives for a Diverse America . Click the icon to visit the registration page.    “Connected to Everything: A Story From the Bitterroot Salish” Jennifer Greene ...
What is Body Image?

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17 February 2014 This is the first lesson of the series,  I See You, You See Me: Body Image and Social Justice , which helps students ...
Different Images of Beauty

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17 February 2014 This is the third lesson of the series,  I See You, You See Me: Body Image and Social Justice , designed to help ...
Healthy Bodies, Healthy Body Image

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17 February 2014 This final lesson of the series,  I See You, You See Me: Body Image and Social Justice , which helps students think ...
Advertisements of Our Own

Lesson

17 February 2014 This is the thirteenth lesson in the Reading Ads with a Social Justice Lens series.   This final lesson gives ...
Tuning the Water Drum

Activity Exchange

15 January 2014 Number 46: Spring 2014 Drumming is central to many Native-American ceremonies and ...
If You’re Angry and You Know It

Activity Exchange

15 January 2014 Number 46: Spring 2014 Music can be a powerful vehicle for teaching caring, tolerance, ...
Sustainability

Activity Exchange

10 September 2013 Number 45: Fall 2013 Sustainability is an important social justice issue around the world. ...
Art and Activism Reflection: Looking Back on What We’ve Learned

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22 July 2013 Reflecting on work and lessons learned is the best way to ensure that students synthesize various aspects of a learning ...
Exhibition: Sharing and Celebrating Our Mural with Others in Our Community

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22 July 2013 Inviting others to celebrate children’s work is important for so many different reasons. It gives students a sense of ...
Activate Activism: Planning Our Mural

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28 June 2013 Once students have been able to identify a message they would like to communicate collaboratively, it is important for them ...
Activate Activism: Planning Our Message

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28 June 2013 This lesson begins a long-term collaborative project that consolidates thinking about art as a tool for activism.  ...
Art and Racial Justice: What is in a Self-Portrait?

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28 June 2013 Just as portraits give us a window into how artists see their subjects and what messages they might be trying to send about ...
Art and Social Justice: What is a Portrait?

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28 June 2013 Students will: become familiar with the genre of photographic portraiture. analyze ways that portrait ...
Art and Accessibility: Study of Design

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5 June 2013 The disability rights movement makes use of art in a very direct way: Designers play a crucial role in building a world that ...
Art and LGBT Rights: Study of Symbols

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5 June 2013 Children see symbols around them every day, often without explicitly understanding either the history or the meaning behind ...
Who Are the Activists in My Community?

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5 June 2013 Activism is something that happens in every community in so many different ways, yet it often goes unacknowledged or ...
Art and Community Activism

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5 June 2013 All children have some experience with being part of a community, through connections with their family, their school and ...
Keeping Safe, Body and Mind

Activity Exchange

15 May 2013 Clio Stearns This art activity helps children ...
Toolkit for “When Bad Things Happen”

Toolkit

7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “When Bad Things Happen,” and provides professional-development resources to support ...
Toolkit for “Out at Last”

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7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “Out at Last,” and provides professional-development resources to support LGBT ...
Toolkit for “How Will You Mix It Up in 2013?”

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7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “How Will You Mix It Up in 2013?” and provides classroom and professional-development ...
Toolkit for “I Am Asian American”

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7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “I Am Asian American,” and provides professional-development resources to help teachers ...
Toolkit for "Seamless Education"

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21 January 2013 Click for full PDF (learn more) (Pre K to K, Grades 1 to 2, Grades 3 to 5, Grades 6 to 8, Grades 9 to 12) ...
Toolkit for “Mimi Has Two Moms”

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21 January 2013 According to the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), children “thrive when they are supported, valued and recognized in the ...
Toolkit for “The Value of Community”

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21 January 2013 In his 2003 ASCD Educational Leadership article, Creating a School Community , author and educator Eric Schaps states, ”a growing body of research confirms the ...
Toolkit for “School-to-Prison Pipeline”

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21 January 2013 The school-to-prison pipeline represents an intersection of complex issues, including race, class, education and the American justice system. Learn more ...
Toolkit for “School-to-Prison Pipeline Infographic”

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11 January 2013 In the majority of schools, the response to discipline issues is driven by administrators, counselors and, in a growing trend, by school resource officers and law ...
Toolkit for “School-to-Prison Pipeline Infographic”

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11 January 2013 In the majority of schools, the response to discipline issues is driven by administrators, counselors and, in a growing trend, by school resource officers and law ...
“Religion in the Locker Room” Toolkit

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21 January 2013 When the authors of the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution wrote, “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free ...
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