Becoming a Solutionary
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This activity is a brief exploration of some of the skills and processes needed to explore problems of concern to…
True Price and MOGO Speed Rounds
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Through these quick icebreakers, help make it second nature for students to think about how all their decisions relate to…
What Do the Primary Causes of Death in the US Have to Do With the Dead Zone in the Gulf of Mexico? (A Solutionary Unit)
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What are the biggest killers of people in the U.S. today? What is the dead zone in the Gulf of…
Making Connections, Creating Solutions
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This activity helps students think about how we are all connected and how our actions impact others and the environment…
Basic Necessities: A Woman’s Right
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Students will gain empathy and understanding about women’s issues around the world, specifically related to health, hygiene, and education, and…
Growing Changemakers
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Through this activity students will gain insight into their own lives, and will be able to connect how their past…
Who Made My Clothes?
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Students will investigate the “birth place” of their clothes, learn about how those clothes are connected to the oppression and…
The Wonder Box
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The Wonder Box is used to hold a collection of various natural found objects (shells, leaves, feathers, rocks, twigs, deceased…
Heartbeat of Social Change
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People often find it easy to judge oppressions that society has addressed in the past, yet miss the similarities between…
Brainstorming a Social Business to Combat Poverty
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Using Muhammad Yunus and his work as a model, students will explore the concept of social businesses and how such…
Racism Alphabet
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Students explore examples of racism, consider perspectives about racism by writing a story, and discuss ways to eradicate racism in…
I Think Therefore I Act
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Based on the Privilege Walk, this activity encourages students/participants to develop an awareness of the kinds of choices we make…