IWitness Video Challenge ~ Stronger Than Hate

Author:
 USC Shoah Foundation
Grade Level:
  5 -  12
Language:
 English
Estimated completion time:
 8 hour(s)
Standards Addressed:
 Common Core, ISTE NETS
Subject Area:
 Character Education, Social Studies, Service Learning, Literature, History, Civics & Government, Contemporary World Issues, English Language Arts, Ethics, Foreign Language, Holocaust & Genocide Studies, Humanities, Media & Digital Literacy, Contests

Description:
The IWitness Video Challenge--Stronger Than Hate highlights the extraordinary change that can occur when individuals recognize acts and/or beliefs that are motivated by hatred and take action to counter them.

In this activity and contest, students will listen to testimonies in IWitness, develop insight into the opportunities for change in their community, get motivated to make a difference, and build a video essay telling their story of how they made their community and our world a better place.

Are you and your students ready to make a difference?

*Recommended classroom instructional time: 2 hours
*Average independent study completion time: 6 hours

Teachers in the US and Canada--Learn more about the 2018 IWitness Video Challenge contest here: http://goo.gl/7EOxvU

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