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Effectiveness of Nonviolent Civic Action Simulation on Colombia
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
With new leadership comes new hope! After years of violence, the people of Colombia elect a new president ... could this mean an end to conflict? Civics scholars take part in a large group role-playing exercise designed to illustrate the...
Breaking News English: Violence In Japan's Elementary Schools
6th - 7th
In this ESL worksheet, students read or listen to an article about increasing violence in Japanese elementary schools. Students complete all or some of the 100 activities available here including discussion, listening, vocabulary and...
Courage “In the Time of the Butterflies”: A Common Core Exemplar
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
What is courage? What does it mean to be courageous? The courage demonstrated by the Mirabal sisters in In the Time of the Butterflies is the focus of a study of Julia Alvarez's novel set in the Dominican Republic during the rule of...
Applying Ahimsa to Traditional Stories
2nd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Investigate the life of Mahatma Gandhi by researching non-violent lifestyles. Learners define the word ahimsa and discuss the personal characteristics that made Gandhi a peaceful warrior. They also create a poster about the story "The...
Nonviolence and Peace Movements: Crash Course World History 228
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is violence inevitable, or can peace overcome war? A Crash Course World History discusses how Leo Tolstoy influenced Mohandas Gandhi to use nonviolent resistance against British Imperialism, and how Gandhi's example became a model for...
An Introduction to Frantz Fanon’s The Wretched of the Earth
3 mins 9th - 12th
Can colonialism only be overthrown with the use of violence? A short video summarizes Frantz Fanon's The Wretched of the Earth, which contends that because the act of colonialism is violent itself, the only way to change the system is...