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Learning objects Difference Differently: differing stories

TLF ID M013695

This is a resource with four related sets of student activities that explore the reasons for and possible responses to racial, cultural or religious discrimination. It explores why people might find difference challenging, personal stories about discrimination, how and why discrimination is used in online environments, and the Racial Discrimination Act. It includes video, quizzes, writing and reflection tasks, discussion questions and links to a teacher guide.




Educational details

Educational value
  • This is a valuable resource for Years 7 and 8 Civics and Citizenship, particularly for the knowledge and understanding descriptions which focus on diversity, shared values and laws, due to its focus on discrimination. It also has relevance to the Civics and Citizenship skills at both years, particularly those focusing on interpretation and reflection as the resource activities encourage exploration of multiple perspectives and personal values.
  • It also has considerable value for the general capability of Intercultural understanding, particularly in regards to the third organising element focused on reflecting and taking responsibility as the resource activities focus on the causes of and possible reactions to racial, cultural and religious discrimination. With its focus on reflection and interacting with others, this resource also has strong relevance to the general capabilities of Ethical behaviour and Personal and social capability.
Year level

7; 8

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: Together for Humanity Foundation Ltd
  • Organization: Together for Humanity Foundation Ltd
  • URL: http://differencedifferently.edu.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: Together for Humanity Foundation Ltd
  • Organization: Together for Humanity Foundation Ltd
  • Description: Publisher
  • URL: http://differencedifferently.edu.au/
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
Access profile
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Learning Resource Type
  • Interactive
  • Image
  • Online
  • Text
  • Video
Rights
  • © Together for Humanity Foundation Ltd. This material is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC 3.0) licence http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/.