Beyond Gender Stereotypes
Kids encounter all kinds of stereotypes in the media. But are kids always aware of what they're seeing? Help your students think critically about how gender stereotypes can affect the ways they view themselves and others.
Warm Up: Gender Stereotypes10 mins.
Analyze: True! Or Is It?5 mins.
Create: Stereotype Avatar20 mins.
Wrap Up: "Just Because" Poem10 mins.
Have students use a video app like Flipgrid to record themselves performing their "Just Because" poems. Allow students to view each other's performances.