Using language to dis-empower


There are 49 slides in this lesson.

The lesson is about the language used to dis-emplower groups and individual people. The order of the lesson is below:

  • Think/pair/share
  • Purpose pf language Think/Pair/Share
  • Idioms – Think/pair/share
  • Activity – assessing senarios
  • Videos on hate language
  • Activities on hate language
  • Videos on Hate speech
  • Radio clip on hate speech
  • Hate language – Donald Trump
  • Boat people – Video -hate language used in news broadcast
  • News reports putting the person-first language
  • Plenary – students identify one example of the disempowered group or person