Friday, May 20, 2011

How you can get great resources for teaching human rights for FREE

     Whether or not human rights and children's rights are integrated into your curriculum, it is important that we teach our students about their rights as afforded to them by the United Nations. 

     The Youth for Human Rights website has excellent resources for helping you teach your students  about their rights, including videos for all human rights, a documentary about the history of human rights and a music video. 

     They provide a free package of these materials to educators which I would encourage you to order for your school. 

Here is a video which was created by my grade 4 class to teach about Children's rights: