Presentation on theme: "Veena Soni Gateshead Ethnic Minority and Traveller Achievement Service"— Presentation transcript:
1Veena Soni Gateshead Ethnic Minority and Traveller Achievement Service What are they like?Veena SoniGateshead Ethnic Minority and Traveller Achievement Service
2Global citizenshipNot a national curriculum subject however relevant to every subject within it and at all key stages.It enables teachers to deliver the values which are central to the National curriculum.
3Global citizenIs aware of the wider world and has a sense of their own role as a world citizenRespects and values diversityHas an understanding of how the world works economically, politically, socially, culturally, technologically and environmentally
4Global citizenParticipates in and contributes to the community at a range of levels from the local to the globalIs willing to act to make the world a more equitable and sustainable placeTakes responsibility for their actions
5Local and global themes Theme - Understanding DiversityDesigned to find out what extent pupils have preconceived ideas about characteristics based on race/ethnicity and gender
6Learning objectivesTo challenge stereotypes of people and places and offer pupils a more balanced viewTo encourage pupils to focus on the similarities between people and value the common humanity shared by us allTo encourage pupils to express their own opinions and value the opinions of others
7Learning objectivesTo develop an understanding that people may be treated less fairly because of their race, gender, disability, sexuality, age and classTo develop in pupils a positive sense of their own identity, and a respect for the identity of others
8What you needPhotos of six children/young people- 3 boys and 3 girls
9What to do Look carefully at each of the photos and agree which word best describeseach one and why?