Title: My Favorite Job
This lesson is designed to encourage student participation in discussions of careers without consideration of gender. At this grade level students should be encouraged to express their perception of job characteristics without consideration of "man" jobs and "woman" jobs.
Standard(s): [CG1] (0-12) 95: PS:A2.6 - use effective communications skills
Title: In 1940, Musician and peace activist John Lennon was born.
After listening to '' Imagine,'' students reflect on the lyrics and answer questions. Then, they have a chance to write a stanza for their own song.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (9) 31: Integrate multiple sources of information presented in diverse media or formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively, orally), evaluating the credibility and accuracy of each source. [SL.9-10.2]
Title: The Barbie doll was unveiled in 1959.
Students explore body image and advertising through an activity where they bring in pictures from magazines that they read and discuss gender representations in the media.
Standard(s): [CG1] (0-12) 104: PS:B1.7 - demonstrate a respect and appreciation for individual and cultural differences