Human Rights in the Curriculum: History

KS3: ages 11-14KS4: ages 14-16Book

The book is divided into three sections – Human Rights Education, Classroom Activities, and Information and Resources.

The first section provides reflections on human rights education and the last section contains a summary of the UN Conventions and Declarations, a glossary of terms, useful organisations and resources. The classroom activities are grouped around four areas – slavery past and present, the struggle for women’s rights, The Holocaust, and Human Rights in History. This section includes a range of activities involving research tasks, group discussion and personal reflection with supporting case studies and information sheets.

This is an excellent practical book full of engaging activities for history pupils which demonstrates human rights are at the heart of history and citizenship.


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    • Book (free)
    • Order via the Amnesty website.
    • ISBN: 9781873328521
    • No. of pages: 80

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