Anti-racism activities - Years 4-12

Prejudice. No Way! icon Anti-prejudice activities K-3

For activities to assist students in Years K-3 develop the foundation knowledge and skills needed for anti-prejudice and anti-racism understandings visit PrejudiceNoWay.

Lesson ideas

Various lesson ideas are listed here. Click on the links below to view by learning area, theme or age. The lesson ideas provided may be used independently or to support existing curriculum and anti-racism education intiatives in your state or territory.

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AGE GROUP KEY: Primary Upper (10-12 years) - Secondary Lower (13-14 years) - Secondary Middle (15-16 years) - Secondary Senior (16-18 years)
  • English
  • Health and Physical Education (HPE)
  • Languages
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Technologies
  • The Arts
English

Cartoons: Perspectives
Theme: Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group:
Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name: All night sitting for Rudd stimulus package

Online newspapers: a look at the world through different eyes
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Languages other than English (LOTE) - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name: Art Smith at Ogden Newspapers

Dual place names in Australia
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Science - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper | Resource Type: Maps
Stimulus Name:
Norman Tindale’s ‘Tribal Boundaries in Aboriginal Australia’ Map

Your identity, your heritage
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper
Resource Type: Audio-visual | Stimulus Name: New Italy website

What's real and what's not? Assessing refugee facts and myths
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles| Stimulus Name: Face the facts

International Human Rights Day
Theme: International racism and anti-racism - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower | Resource Type: Handouts
Stimulus Name: Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Perceptions - Frame of Reference
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Handouts | Stimulus Name: Perceptions - Frame of Reference

Perceptions - Accuracy
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Perceptions - Accuracy

Multicultural and Anti-racism Activities Brainstorm
Theme: Countering racism - education, policy, legislation - Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts
Stimulus Name: Multicultural and Anti-racism Activities Brainstorm

ESL Activities: Journeys from Afar
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Student Journeys

ESL Activities: Our Paths to Australia
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English | Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Feelings

ESL Activities: A Mixed Bag of Apples
Theme: Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English | Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Apples

Perceptions - Difference
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Perceptions

ESL Activities: World Geography and the Rainbow Alliance
Theme: Culture, language and identity - Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name:
World Geography and the Rainbow Alliance

Racism. No way! Cultural Diversity Mini Webquest
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group:
Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Audio-visual | Stimulus Name: Racism. No way!

National symbols
Theme:
Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - The Arts
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Audio-visual | Stimulus Name: National symbols

Grass roots human rights
Theme: Racism in Australia - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name:
Grass roots human rights: beyond symbolism

Free speech comes at a price
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Middle | Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles Stimulus Name: Free speech comes at a price

Focus on the media
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Handouts | Stimulus Name: Focus on the media

Satellite self
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Satellites

Roads to Refuge: Refugees in Australia
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type:
Posters and artwork | Stimulus Name: Roads to Refuge

The United Nations
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - International racism and anti-racism
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name:
The flag of the United Nations

Discrimination
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Discrimination

What about a treaty?
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Australian history and race relations - Reconciliation
Learning Area:
English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts
Stimulus Name: Secret Instructions to Lieutenant Cook 30 July 1768 (UK)

Investigating our multicultural world
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Focus on Australia

Festive season
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper
Resource Type: Posters and artwork | Stimulus Name: Celebrations
Jessica, Year 6, 1999, Noumea Public School, Mount Druitt District, NSW

Significant Events
Theme: Australian history and race relations
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Timelines and calendars | Stimulus Name: Timeline

Cultural Mapping
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture,language and identity
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Cultural mapping

Fair dinkum!
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Fair dinkum!

Institutional Racism
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Australian history and race relations - Racism in Australia
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Wheel of discrimination, McConnochie K, Hollinsworth D & Pettman J, Social Science Press, 1998.

Let's look at groups
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Which team?

Growing in Harmony
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: English
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name:
Multicultural Tree- Learning in Harmony

Dual Existence
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles | Stimulus Name: Dual Existence

Pieces of the World
Theme: Culture, language and identity - Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name:
Pieces of the World by Mervyn James

Commonwealth Racial Discrimination Act (1975)
Theme: Countering racism - education, policy, legislation
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Handouts
Stimulus Name:
Commonwealth Racial Discrimination Act (1975)

Outside the In-Group
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper | Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name:
A Better World, Year 4 student, Griffith Public School, NSW

Racist behaviour
Theme: Countering racism - education, policy, legislation
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Definitions of racism

Prejudice
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English | Age Group: Primary Upper
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles | Stimulus Name: Nipper

You don't even look Aboriginal
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name: You don't even look Aboriginal

Myth of the Western Man
Theme: Culture, language and identity - Racism in Australia
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Posters and artwork - Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name:
Myth of the Western Man (White Man's Burden) 1992

Diversity of languages
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Languages other than English (LOTE) - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Pie graphs: Languages spoken at home 1996 & Languages other than English 1996

Warlugulong
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Maps | Stimulus Name: Warlugulong

Swamped by Refugees
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences -
Technologies
Age Group: Primary Upper (10-12 years) - Secondary Lower (13-14 years)
Secondary Middle (15-16 years)
Resource Type: Handouts – Tables | Stimulus Name: Worksheet: Refugees

Playing the Game
Theme: Countering racism - education, policy, legislation - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Audio-visual | Stimulus Name: Playing the Game

United Nations International Declaration of Human Rights (1947)
Theme: International racism and anti-racism
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Graphs and charts
Stimulus Name:
Circular diagram of UN International Declaration of Human Rights

Who participates?- Identifying diversity
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle | Resource Type: Audio-visual
Stimulus Name: Who participates?- Identifying diversity

I am, you are, we are...
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper | Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name: The Prejudice Book- Activities for the Classroom

Boat People
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - Technology - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle - Secondary Senior
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles - Audio-visual
Stimulus Name: Boat People

Reconciliation
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Reconciliation
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name: "What do you mean Reconciliation?"

V-R-A-N-T-S-I-S and Me
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name: V-R-A-N-T-S-I-S and Me

Health and Physical Education (HPE)

Your identity, your heritage
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper
Resource Type: Audio-visual | Stimulus Name: New Italy website

Perceptions - Frame of Reference
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Handouts | Stimulus Name: Perceptions - Frame of Reference

Perceptions - Accuracy
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Perceptions - Accuracy

Perceptions - Difference
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Perceptions

Discrimination
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Discrimination

Cultural Mapping
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture,language and identity
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Cultural mapping

Fair dinkum!
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Fair dinkum!

Let's look at groups
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Which team?

Outside the In-Group
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper | Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name:
A Better World, Year 4 student, Griffith Public School, NSW

Myth of the Western Man
Theme: Culture, language and identity - Racism in Australia
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Posters and artwork - Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name:
Myth of the Western Man (White Man's Burden) 1992

Playing the Game
Theme: Countering racism - education, policy, legislation - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE)
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Audio-visual | Stimulus Name: Playing the Game

Who participates?- Identifying diversity
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle | Resource Type: Audio-visual
Stimulus Name: Who participates?- Identifying diversity

I am, you are, we are...
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper | Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name: The Prejudice Book- Activities for the Classroom

V-R-A-N-T-S-I-S and Me
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name: V-R-A-N-T-S-I-S and Me

 

 

Languages

Building Bridges: Creating a Culture of Diversity- new resources
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: Languages other than English (LOTE) - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle

Online newspapers: a look at the world through different eyes
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Languages other than English (LOTE) - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name: Art Smith at Ogden Newspapers

Polygons - It's all Greek to me!
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: Languages other than English (LOTE) - Mathematics
Age Group: Primary Upper
Resource Type: Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Regular polygons

Diversity of languages
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Languages other than English (LOTE) - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Pie graphs: Languages spoken at home 1996 & Languages other than English 1996

Icons
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: Languages other than English (LOTE) - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Maps - Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name:
My family- My Australia 1982, Barbara Hanrahan

Mathematics

Multicultural and Anti-racism Activities Brainstorm
Theme: Countering racism - education, policy, legislation - Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts
Stimulus Name: Multicultural and Anti-racism Activities Brainstorm

Polygons - It's all Greek to me!
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: Languages other than English (LOTE) - Mathematics
Age Group: Primary Upper
Resource Type: Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Regular polygons

Australia's Religious Diversity
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Australia's Religious diversity

Diversity of languages
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Languages other than English (LOTE) - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Pie graphs: Languages spoken at home 1996 & Languages other than English 1996

Australian Settlers
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper- Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Bar graph: Major regions of origin of Australian settlers 1987-88 and 1997-98

Swamped by Refugees
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences -
Technologies
Age Group: Primary Upper (10-12 years) - Secondary Lower (13-14 years)
Secondary Middle (15-16 years)
Resource Type: Handouts – Tables | Stimulus Name: Worksheet: Refugees

Progress
Theme: Australian history and race relations - Reconciliation
Learning Area: Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name:
Figures in Action, Ian Dobbins

Marking Time
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name: April 2001, Multicultural Calendar

Science

Dual place names in Australia
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Science - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper | Resource Type: Maps
Stimulus Name:
Norman Tindale’s ‘Tribal Boundaries in Aboriginal Australia’ Map



Good Heavens
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: Science | Age Group: Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Heavens

Blood Brothers
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: Science | Age Group: Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Compatability

Humanities and social sciences

Building Bridges: Creating a Culture of Diversity- new resources
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: Languages other than English (LOTE) - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle

Cartoons: Perspectives
Theme: Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group:
Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name: All night sitting for Rudd stimulus package

Online newspapers: a look at the world through different eyes
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Languages other than English (LOTE) - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name: Art Smith at Ogden Newspapers

Dual place names in Australia
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Science - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper | Resource Type: Maps
Stimulus Name:
Norman Tindale’s ‘Tribal Boundaries in Aboriginal Australia’ Map

Your identity, your heritage
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper
Resource Type: Audio-visual | Stimulus Name: New Italy website

What's real and what's not? Assessing refugee facts and myths
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles| Stimulus Name: Face the facts

International Human Rights Day
Theme: International racism and anti-racism - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower | Resource Type: Handouts
Stimulus Name: Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Multicultural and Anti-racism Activities Brainstorm
Theme: Countering racism - education, policy, legislation - Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts
Stimulus Name: Multicultural and Anti-racism Activities Brainstorm

ESL Activities: Journeys from Afar
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Student Journeys

ESL Activities: World Geography and the Rainbow Alliance
Theme: Culture, language and identity - Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name:
World Geography and the Rainbow Alliance

Racism. No way! Cultural Diversity Mini Webquest
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group:
Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Audio-visual | Stimulus Name: Racism. No way!

Grass roots human rights
Theme: Racism in Australia - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name:
Grass roots human rights: beyond symbolism

Free speech comes at a price
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Middle | Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles Stimulus Name: Free speech comes at a price

Focus on the media
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Handouts | Stimulus Name: Focus on the media

Satellite self
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Satellites

Roads to Refuge: Refugees in Australia
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type:
Posters and artwork | Stimulus Name: Roads to Refuge

The United Nations
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - International racism and anti-racism
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name:
The flag of the United Nations

What about a treaty?
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Australian history and race relations - Reconciliation
Learning Area:
English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts
Stimulus Name: Secret Instructions to Lieutenant Cook 30 July 1768 (UK)

Investigating our multicultural world
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Focus on Australia

Festive season
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper
Resource Type: Posters and artwork | Stimulus Name: Celebrations
Jessica, Year 6, 1999, Noumea Public School, Mount Druitt District, NSW

Significant Events
Theme: Australian history and race relations
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Timelines and calendars | Stimulus Name: Timeline

Cultural Mapping
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture,language and identity
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Cultural mapping

Australia's Religious Diversity
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Australia's Religious diversity

Commonwealth Racial Discrimination Act (1975)
Theme: Countering racism - education, policy, legislation
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Handouts
Stimulus Name:
Commonwealth Racial Discrimination Act (1975)

Racist behaviour
Theme: Countering racism - education, policy, legislation
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Definitions of racism

Migrants and Immigration Jigsaw
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle | Resource Type: Handouts Stimulus Name: Migrants and Immigration

Facts about Indigenous people Jigsaw
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Facts about Indigenous people

Australian Settlers
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper- Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Bar graph: Major regions of origin of Australian settlers 1987-88 and 1997-98

Diversity of languages
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Languages other than English (LOTE) - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type:
Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Pie graphs: Languages spoken at home 1996 & Languages other than English 1996

Myth of the Western Man
Theme: Culture, language and identity - Racism in Australia
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Posters and artwork - Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name:
Myth of the Western Man (White Man's Burden) 1992

Swamped by Refugees
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences -
Technologies
Age Group: Primary Upper (10-12 years) - Secondary Lower (13-14 years)
Secondary Middle (15-16 years)
Resource Type: Handouts – Tables | Stimulus Name: Worksheet: Refugees

Warlugulong
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Maps | Stimulus Name: Warlugulong

Progress
Theme: Australian history and race relations - Reconciliation
Learning Area: Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name:
Figures in Action, Ian Dobbins

United Nations International Declaration of Human Rights (1947)
Theme: International racism and anti-racism
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Graphs and charts
Stimulus Name:
Circular diagram of UN International Declaration of Human Rights

Marking Time
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name: April 2001, Multicultural Calendar

Icons
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: Languages other than English (LOTE) - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Maps - Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name:
My family- My Australia 1982, Barbara Hanrahan

Who participates?- Identifying diversity
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle | Resource Type: Audio-visual
Stimulus Name: Who participates?- Identifying diversity

Boat People
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - Technology - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle - Secondary Senior
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles - Audio-visual
Stimulus Name: Boat People

Reconciliation
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Reconciliation
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name: "What do you mean Reconciliation?"

Recognition in the Constitution
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Australian History and race relations - Recognition in the Constitution
Learning Area: Humanities and Social Sciences
Age Group: Secondary Middle - Secondary Senior
Resource Type: Maps
Stimulus Name: Recognition

Technologies

Racism. No way! Cultural Diversity Mini Webquest
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group:
Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Audio-visual | Stimulus Name: Racism. No way!

Migrants and Immigration Jigsaw
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle | Resource Type: Handouts Stimulus Name: Migrants and Immigration

Facts about Indigenous people Jigsaw
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts | Stimulus Name: Facts about Indigenous people

Australian Settlers
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper- Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Graphs and charts | Stimulus Name: Bar graph: Major regions of origin of Australian settlers 1987-88 and 1997-98

Swamped by Refugees
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences -
Technologies
Age Group: Primary Upper (10-12 years) - Secondary Lower (13-14 years)
Secondary Middle (15-16 years)
Resource Type: Handouts – Tables | Stimulus Name: Worksheet: Refugees

Progress
Theme: Australian history and race relations - Reconciliation
Learning Area: Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name:
Figures in Action, Ian Dobbins

Marking Time
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name: April 2001, Multicultural Calendar

United Nations International Declaration of Human Rights (1947)
Theme: International racism and anti-racism
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Graphs and charts
Stimulus Name:
Circular diagram of UN International Declaration of Human Rights

Who participates?- Identifying diversity
Theme: Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences - Technology
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle | Resource Type: Audio-visual
Stimulus Name: Who participates?- Identifying diversity

Boat People
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - Technology - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle - Secondary Senior
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles - Audio-visual
Stimulus Name: Boat People

The Arts

Building Bridges: Creating a Culture of Diversity- new resources
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: Languages other than English (LOTE) - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle

Cartoons: Perspectives
Theme: Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group:
Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name: All night sitting for Rudd stimulus package

Harmony - what can I do (Stages 3 & 4)
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: The Arts
Age Group: Secondary Lower | Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name:
Joint Senior State Winner 2009

Harmony - what can I do (Stages 2 & 3)
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper | Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name:
Joint Junior State Winner 2009

Multicultural and Anti-racism Activities Brainstorm
Theme: Countering racism - education, policy, legislation - Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Mathematics - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Handouts
Stimulus Name: Multicultural and Anti-racism Activities Brainstorm

National symbols
Theme:
Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - The Arts
Age Group: Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Audio-visual | Stimulus Name: National symbols

You don't even look Aboriginal
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name: You don't even look Aboriginal

Myth of the Western Man
Theme: Culture, language and identity - Racism in Australia
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Posters and artwork - Timelines and calendars
Stimulus Name:
Myth of the Western Man (White Man's Burden) 1992

Warlugulong
Theme: Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders - Cultural diversity and multiculturalism
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Maps | Stimulus Name: Warlugulong

Icons
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: Languages other than English (LOTE) - Humanities and social sciences - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Maps - Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name:
My family- My Australia 1982, Barbara Hanrahan

I am, you are, we are...
Theme: Cultural diversity and multiculturalism - Culture, language and identity - Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper | Resource Type: Posters and artwork
Stimulus Name: The Prejudice Book- Activities for the Classroom

Boat People
Theme: Migration and refugees
Learning Area: English - Humanities and social sciences - Technology - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle - Secondary Senior
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles - Audio-visual
Stimulus Name: Boat People

V-R-A-N-T-S-I-S and Me
Theme: Culture, language and identity
Learning Area: English - Health and Physical Education (HPE) - The Arts
Age Group: Primary Upper - Secondary Lower - Secondary Middle
Resource Type: Stories, poems and articles
Stimulus Name: V-R-A-N-T-S-I-S and Me