Social Justice Resources!

What Do You Know About Racism?
Pete Sanders and Steve Meyers. Copper Beach Books, 1995. A children’s book from England that directly addresses racism with clear definitions and realistic comic strips. Gr. 4/up.

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Open Minds to Equality: A Sourcebook of Learning Activities to Affirm Diversity and Promote Equity (second edition)
Nancy Schniedewind and Ellen Davidson. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1998. This resource inspires teachers to teach for justice and provides classroom-ready ideas that work. The lessons integrate various curricular areas and are presented in a sequential fashion. Includes an excellent resource bibliography.

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Teaching Economics As If People Mattered: A High School Curriculum Guide to the New Economy
Tamara Sober Giecek. United for a Fair Economy, 2000. Field-tested by high school teachers, this innovative economics curriculum looks at the human implications of economic policies.