Tag Archives: Teaching tolerance

Peace Be Upon You

This classroom activity explores the issue of the separation of church and state and the issue of religious tolerance. The separation of church and state has been a controversial issue in the U.S., and this activity enables teachers to engage students in this discussion.

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Holiday Stereotyping Activity

This activity allows students to explore how people often stereotype one another based on one’s clothing. The class is split into two, and each group will have to answer certain questions in regards to the image of a Santa hat or the image of a turban. This website also contains a 4-page handout [...]

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I’m Human, Too

This activity asks students to identify certain beliefs about “their group” that are offensive and then provide positive ways to handle encounters with such remarks. First, students need to identity what group they each belong to.

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