PREJUDICE AND DISCRIMINATION. Learning Objectives Know: The meaning of prejudice and discrimination Understand: different types of prejudice Evaluate: Your own opinions on prejudice and discrimination. ALL TEENAGERS ARE RUDE AND HAVE NO RESPECT FOR ANYONE!. Do you agree or disagree? Why?.
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PREJUDICE AND DISCRIMINATION Learning Objectives Know: The meaning of prejudice and discrimination Understand: different types of prejudice Evaluate: Your own opinions on prejudice and discrimination
ALL TEENAGERS ARE RUDE AND HAVE NO RESPECT FOR ANYONE! Do you agree or disagree? Why?
Key Words KEY WORDS STEREOTYPING - A generalised and simplistic mental idea of a group which is usually negative PREJUDICE - Believing some people are inferior or superior without even knowing them DISCRIMINATION - To act on the basis of prejudice
Prejudice and Discrimination • Questions • What is it? • How would religions respond to this? • Where would you find and example of this? • When if ever have you experienced/witnessed this? • Why does it occur? Each group will look at one of the following types of discrimination with reference to the five questions opposite then we will discuss as a class Racism Sexism Anti – Semitism Homophobia Disability Ageism
Christian Teaching God created man in his own image…He created male and female. (Genesis.1:27) ‘Love one another.’ (John.13:34) Do unto others what you would have them do unto you. (Matthew.7:12) The Story of the Good Samaritan (Luke.10:30-37) In this parable Jesus tells us to help whoever is in need, even if they are people who you would usually dislike…
Muslim Teaching All mankind is descended from Adam and Eve, an Arab is not better than a non-Arab and a non-Arab is not better than an Arab; a white person is not better than a black person, nor is a black person better than a white person. (Muhammed’s last sermon) Whenever you judge between people you should judge with justice. (Quran.4:58)
TYPES OF DISCRIMINATION Complete the worksheet by writing a definition and example of each type of discrimination listed. (Extension) Can you of any types of the above that you think happen in our school. Why do you think such things happen? What could we do to stop this?
PLENARY Summary of Key points What is - stereotyping - prejudice - discrimination Why do you think people are prejudiced against certain groups? What do Christians and Muslims think about prejudice and discrimination