Powerful Words Unite Us in Service
Does the conflict we face stem from being afraid of things we don't understand? What is required to show respect for someone different?
This lesson was designed by a high school classroom that was motivated by a quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. They tried to envision a project centered on driving out hate in their community by showing love.
Students examine things they fear and how they feel about them. Then they talk about moving beyond fear by learning more about something. They analyze quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr, about being open and inclusive. They design posters to teach others about what they learned.