Primary School | Aligned IWitness Activities

Monday April 06, 2020

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Activity Description
Courage

Resilience

Info Quest: Dr. Ruth Westheimer

Grades 5-6 

In this activity, students learn about the life
history of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, a well-known
and successful therapist -- and a survivor of the Holocaust. Through analysis and reflection on
testimony, students learn about the Holocaust,
its impact. 

Inclusion

Racism:1

Racism: "Us vs. Them"

 

ll:2

Grades 5-7 

In this activity, students will learn about the
idea of "us vs. them" - a concept used to
divide people into groups based on perceived differences. 

Leadership

Values

My Story Matters - Call to Action
 

l:2

Grades 5-6 

In this activity, students will examine how
personal stories can have the power to
inspire others to action.

Personal Voice

Justice

Injustice

Sitting Down to Stand Up 

Grades 5-8 

In this activity, students will explore the
concept of protesting peacefully in the face of
injustice and racism. They will deepen their
understanding of racism and its impact.

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