Lesson Plans To Make LGBTQ-Inclusive Elementary Schools
In an LGBTQ-inclusive school, all children and their families are welcome. These easy to use lesson plans help you work with your students to have real conversations to welcome diversity, prevent bias-based bullying, understand gender and support transgender and non-binary students.
All HRC Welcoming Schools lessons are aligned with the Common Core Standards.
The Great Big Book of Families by Mary Hoffman showcases diverse families and their lives together. It's a great resource for reflecting your students' families and highlighting diversity for all students. LGBTQ-inclusive, multi-racial families, economic diversity. [K – 2]
A set of alternatives to the traditional family tree activity. Inclusive of all kinds of families. Helps children and their families feel welcome in your classroom. [K – 3]
Use this cute story of two male penguins and their baby to discuss LGBTQ families and family diversity while looking at story structure. [1 – 3]
Through children’s books, generate discussions with older elementary students on gender stereotypes. [3 – 5]