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1 Politics and religion
2 Tolerance as a virtue
3 See also
4 External links
Day for Tolerance - November 16
1.2 Article 2 - State level
1.3 Article 3 - Social dimensions
1.4 Article 4 - Education
1.5 Article 5 - Commitment to action
1.6 Article 6 - International Day for Tolerance
2 See also
3 External links
of Principles on Tolerance (UNESCO)
Article 1 - Meaning of tolerance
Article 2 - State level
Article 3 - Social dimensions
Article 4 - Education
Article 5 - Commitment to action
Article 6 - International Day for Tolerance (16 November )
Conversation questions :
Lesson plans :
What do Halloween costumes say ? - a lesson plan - UPDATED
"This activity, adaptable across grades, is designed to help students look critically at the Halloween costumes marketed to them."
Differing Opinions - PowerPoint
Click on P.S.H.E. & CITIZENSHIP RESOURCES / P.S.H.E. &
"Balloons serve as a conduit in this lesson in which students "burst"
stereotypes that unfairly label individuals or groups...
Students will :
- learn the meaning of the word stereotype.
- work in groups to come up with stereotype statements.
- discuss whether the statements are fair.
- write what they learned from the activity.
"An exercise in the cyclical nature of discrimination, prejudice,
and stereotypes and our role in confronting it...
In this WebQuest, students will examine issues of prejudice and intolerance
in the context of both historical and contemporary events.
learn the structure and tools necessary to plan, write, and create a
Exhibits will cover the broad categories listed below:
- Political Intolerance
- Religious Intolerance
Or White by Michael Jackson :
"I’m Not Going To Spend
My Life Being A Color...
It Don’t Matter If You’re Black Or White"
- Ebony and
ivory by Paul McCartney :
"Ebony and Ivory
Live together in perfect harmony
Side by side on my piano
Keyboard, Oh Lord, Why don't we?"
People by SLY AND THE FAMILY STONE :
"Sometimes I'm right and I can be wrong
My own beliefs are in my song
The butcher, the banker, the drummer and then
Makes no difference what group I'm in
I am everyday people, yeah yeah
There is a blue one who can't accept the green one
For living with a fat one trying to be a skinny one..."
by John Lennon :
"Imagine there's no countries
It isn't hard to do
Nothing to kill or die for
And no religion too
Imagine all the people
Living life in peace"
- Ugly sung by Sugababes
"People made me feel like life was unfair
And I did things that made me ashamed...
But there will always be the one who will say
Something bad to make them feel great...
Everybody talks bad about somebody
And never realises how it affects somebody
And you bet it won't be forgotten..."
- the VIDEO (YouTube)