Sample Student Lesson Plans
The education subscription provides your teachers and staff with a comprehensive set of lessons for grades K-8 covering a variety of equity topics. Each lesson, complete with common core standards, have in depth instructions on how to teach the lesson and includes support materials, protocol directions and other resources. These practical lesson plans are designed to take 15 minutes or less, and can easily be completed during advisory or morning meeting time in your classrooms. Check out examples of equity lesson plans that are included within this subscription.
#not just a
Purpose: The students will be able to share how they more than just one identity.
Purpose: Students will be able to recognize hate and generate ideas of how to combat it.
Who Am I
Purpose: Students will use identity charts to deepen their understanding of themselves.
Purpose: Students will be able to visualize the weight of their words.
What I Wear Is Part of Me
Purpose: I can understand that the way we dress is part of being an individual.
Among other resources, CRM provides interactive games that are specifically designed to complement the lessons and activites that come with the education subscription. These games will allow teachers and students to explore equity topics visually with discussion questions to dive deeper. Take a quick peek at one of the games to find out how it supports student learning.
K-2 Gender Game
Purpose: K-2 Gender Game
World Culture Awareness
Purpose: World Culture Awareness
Rings of Culture Vortex Game for Class and Religious Culture
Purpose: Religious Class Vortex
Professional Development Lessons
The professional development lessons are focused on cultural competency and equity topics. With eighteen different topics on equity, these lessons allow you to choose the ones that will move your staff forward on their culturally competency journey. Find out how these lessons can expand and enhance staff trainings on equity and keep your school prepared to meet cultural competency standards in the future.
Looking at Identity
Purpose: Understanding people who do not subscribe to traditional binary norms
Gender Bias in the Classroom
Purpose: Teachers will reflect on ways that gender bias can sneak into classrooms.
Perceptions Impact Actions
Purpose: To see how our perceptions impact the actions we take
Rings of Culture
Purpose: The participants will be able to develop an understanding around the rings of culture (this activity should be done after the What is Culture activity).
Purpose: Participants will learn how to use assertive statements with coworkers.
This education subscription provides over one hundred protocols that are used within the lessons to facilitate learning among diverse learners. Once you gain asccess to the protocols in this subscription, you can download and keep them forever. Preview the protocols that your school will receive for free, once you subscribe.
Purpose: This activity if great for reviewing learned material, or trying new versions of familiar problems.
Lines and Blobs
Purpose: To allow for movement, to group students in a variety of ways
Mingle, Pair, Share
Purpose: To review and practice thinking about and discussing concepts learned in class and to allow for movement
Purpose: To ensure participation from all students (while also working on digital citizenship skills)