Role Play (Skits)
Essentially, students act out a brief play, then discuss issues of equity and stereotyping
These are taken directly from the Woodrow Wilson National fellowship Foundation website - there are other interesting activities there, too.
|Cast needed||Brief description||
|1||Male teacher, 2 boys, 2 girls||Responding to a demonstration about the volume of a cylinder.||
What is maths?
|2||Female careers teacher, 1 girl||Caricature of interview about course choices.||
Registering for Math and Science: The Second Tier
|3||Male teacher, 2 boys, 2 girls||Do student perceptions of their abilities reflect reality?||
The Girl Who Was Lucky
|4||Female teacher, 2 boys, 2 girls||Do teachers treat everyone in class equally?||
|5||1 male teacher, 2 female teachers||How easy is it to influence school policies as a classroom teacher?||
Politics: The Good Virus