Friday March 8 – Bias Breaking

REMINDERS:

  • RAK assignment due March 27 – be adding those photos over spring break!
  • Making a Difference Project – plan for your project is due March 27

1. Challenging your Biases worksheet – discussion

2. How Diverse is your Universe? activity

3. Video: Make Friends to Tackle Bias

4. Brainstorm a number of ways you might be stereotyped by someone else.  For example: religion, appearance, clothing, where you live, race, ethnicity, age, gender, height, weight, abilities, interests.  KEEP THIS SHEET BECAUSE YOU WILL NEED IT AFTER SPRING BREAK 🙂

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Wed Feb 6 – Why Should I Care? wrap-up

  1. Quotes for Wrapping up
  2. discussion
  3. responses to movies, discussion

This is as far as we got 🙂

 

  1. MAKING A DIFFERENCE PROJECT
  2. inspirational videos:
    1. https://globalnews.ca/video/2037684/b-c-teens-paper-prom-dress-makes-a-statement-around-the-world
    2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v05KAixHbuo – Zach bonner (little red wagon)
    3. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4GXXaUcrtgk – 10 Canadians to watch (start at 2:29 – 5:00…7:30 – end)

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Filmfest: We Were Children OR The Dropbox

REMINDERS:

  • past due are: Filmfest Movie Questions, Filmfest Research Questions, Documentary questions

 

Today we are showing 2 documentary films from which you can choose: We Were Children or The Dropbox.  The sheet to fill out is documentaryworksheetupdated

Neither of these films is available for free online.  If you miss today’s class, therefore, you will have to come chat with me about how to make up this assignment.

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