Anti-prejudice activities | Years K-2
This section is continually being updated for the Australian Curriculum.
The lesson ideas contained in this section have been developed to assist students in years K-2 develop the foundation knowledge and skills needed to counter racism, prejudice, and discrimination.
Activities reflect the anti-bias approach pioneered by Louise Derman-Sparks in Anti-Bias Curriculum: Tools for Empowering Young Children and extended for the Australian context by the Lady Gowrie Child Centre in their Fair Play: Anti-Bias in Action Training Kit, 1997.
Puzzles and quizzes: Activities which aim to develop students’ general knowledge of Australia’s cultural diversity and history, human rights, racism and discrimination.
Activities by theme
- Developing identity & self-esteem
- Being comfortable with difference
- Understanding prejudice
- Taking action against prejudice