GENDER DIVERSTIY. Sarah Ahmed Savannah Todd Amanda Hughes ED 301 Section 4 Lesson 1. Gender Diversity Unit. Grade 9 Lesson 1 Understanding Gender Differences. Objectives. To familiarize students with gender diversities and stereotypes
ED 301 Section 4
“Top Ten question to ask the opposite sex?”
Students are split into boys and girls
Girls write down top ten questions they want to know of boys and the boys write the top ten questions they want to know of girls
Papers are exchanged and answered by respective groups
The genders receive their questions back and discuss the answers
Helps the opposite sex know where the other is coming from. Learn how the opposite sex thinks.
“Know and Experience”
A role reversal activity, teaching how it feels to be stereotyped against with each gender. Helps students appreciate and understand the opposite gender.
Ex. Power tools, dish soap. Who appears in these types of ads?
Lets students realize the stereotypes our society has placed on merchandise.
Bring awareness of stereotypes in the workplace. Helps students accept being the minority in a “gender” occupation.
“Is that a Male or a Female”
Tells the realities of gender discriminations in the workplace and how gender can affect the position one works and gets paid for.
A view from a different perspective and how the Christian society views gender differences. Shows how culture can change one’s views and stereotypes.
A list of factual differences in men and women. Has studies showing that some stereotypes are not true of the opposite sex.
A project completed on the study of gender differences in academics and achievement. Shows studies of how the opposite gender can conflict in educational settings and affect performances.
Shares information on gender differences in communication. Tells interesting facts on how the two genders differ and what their natural tendencies are. Ex. Who talks the most? Who interrupts more often? Helps to understand the opposite sex and how they respond and feel in certain situations.
States what gender equity is and how women can be discriminated against in certain areas. For ex. Mathematics. Gives many examples and lesson plans on how to overcome gender bias. A great source for a future educator.
A list of resources that study the issues of gender equity. A good source of study for girls and women in education.